Caroline Gregson's Bloghttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog90ea0928-f161-465c-8424-eed857411a9dhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2017/07/10/Alder-Hey-Artist-in-ResidenceAlder Hey Artist in ResidenceCaroline has been appointed Artist in Residence at Liverpool's Alder Hey Children's Hospital.2017-07-10T15:57:00Z9771b5a9-3d80-4bf1-a90c-86078c48c4f0https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2017/06/12/Bluecoat-ExhibitionBluecoat ExhibitionI am exhibiting as part of the Craftivism Exhibition at The Bluecoat Display Centre in Liverpool.2017-06-12T12:52:00Z31833c10-d91d-40a6-a417-746fc9499965https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2017/05/11/Internet-access-restrictedInternet access restrictedYou may have to wait for an answer from me during the second half of May2017-05-11T11:55:00Z4e7ee019-93d2-4d20-bf3b-a36daf3f9663https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2017/02/18/Willow-harvestWillow harvestMy willow harvest is finished for another year2017-02-18T18:43:00Zcc8e3e3c-d800-4288-9db1-f6539b818e1ahttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/12/21/Workshop-dates-for-2017Workshop dates for 2017I have just uploaded the dates for my willow sculpture workshops for 20172016-12-21T16:24:00Zb08ecc71-86fe-4d57-9f6c-85536354952dhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/09/26/Chester-CathedralChester CathedralExhibition open until 27th October2016-09-26T16:51:00Zba8e2490-cac5-44b3-a52f-34c661f63722https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/06/07/4-stars-at-RHS-Chelsea4 stars at RHS ChelseaThe stand incorporating my willow sheep sculptures was awarded 4 stars by the RHS judges at The Chelsea Flower Show2016-06-07T09:50:00Za08d94e1-e80a-4bb6-b324-43225948762bhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/05/11/RHS-Tatton-Flower-ShowRHS Tatton Flower ShowCaroline is currently making a willow sculpture of King Canute for Tatton Garden Society's display stand at RHS Tatton Flower Show2016-05-11T12:32:00Za8bc15ae-1c09-45af-b567-afc22ac8596dhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/05/11/New-workshop-datesNew workshop datesI have just released some new dates for my one day willow sculpture workshops2016-05-11T12:29:00Z63cd7ee2-0344-458d-b805-80a61935409ahttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/05/11/RHS-Chelsea-Flower-Show-2016RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016Caroline has sent 2 sheep sculptures to be shown at this year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show2016-05-11T12:21:00Z7e87a892-6080-423b-a87a-09f68fbc49cchttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/04/16/Zantium-Studio-workshop-next-weekZantium Studio workshop next weekThere are a couple of places still available on next week's 2 day workshop2016-04-16T16:36:00Zd955a9b9-d871-4f71-80b4-b11cdd28227ehttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/04/16/Chelsea-Flower-ShowChelsea Flower ShowTwo of my willow sheep sculptures will be making their way onto the Yorkshire Swing Seat Company's stand at Chelsea Flower show next month.2016-04-16T16:31:00Zc2400f12-b714-476f-a20e-82af1352d1b9https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2016/01/11/Happy-2016Happy 2016!The start of a new year is always exciting...2016-01-11T18:13:00Z6e2dcfa6-9854-49d2-8646-cbea1a3b7cbfhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/12/09/Willow-Sculpture-Workshop-Gift-CardsWillow Sculpture Workshop Gift CardsIn a world where we never have enough time to spend with our friends and family why not book yourself and your loved one onto one of my workshops and spend a day learning together.2015-12-09T18:27:00Zf31236e1-1352-45e6-90f3-dc8e66b864behttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/12/09/Christmas-GiftsChristmas GiftsIt is too late now to order a willow sculpture from me to be ready in time for Christmas. But DON'T PANIC !!! You can still give your loved one a great present.2015-12-09T18:19:00Z1d05ace5-fd0f-4a7e-9a8e-21686c19c74ahttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/12/09/New-workshop-dates-for-2016New workshop dates for 2016I have just finalised dates for my willow sculpture workshops at Castle Park Arts Centre for 20162015-12-09T18:13:00Z5648b539-a1c8-4dc4-a7f1-d1fbf2ad1c07https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/10/02/New-Home-StudioNew Home StudioAt last I am starting to work in my new studio at home. I am steadily moving all of my stuff into its new home and my old studio in the house is returning to its original use. Fantastic!2015-10-02T14:26:00Zf864d575-961d-4057-b99f-9652066f4d6dhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/09/21/Modern-Rustic-at-Artichoke-Gallery"Modern Rustic" at Artichoke GalleryI am just about to send some of my sculptures to Artichoke Gallery in Ticehurst. The exhibition opens on 2nd October and runs through to 24th December - perfect for Christmas shopping!2015-09-21T10:22:00Z95451ffc-3ace-4960-93f9-165679a9f7efhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/09/21/Last-few-places-for-2015Last few places for 2015There are only a few places left on my last willow sculpture workshop of 2015 on 20th November. 2015-09-21T10:15:00Zcbc00027-ecdd-4e00-83ef-97f2d864a247https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/07/28/Tailored-Workshops-from-my-StudioTailored Workshops from my StudioIf you can't make it to one of my regular workshops why not think about coming to my beautiful home studio and learning with me.2015-07-28T10:02:00Zf44f300a-91a9-46a7-91c5-fcaa33388c02https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/06/20/Spaces-on-sculpture-workshop-on-26th-JuneSpaces on sculpture workshop on 26th JuneI have 2 spaces available on my workshop next Friday.2015-06-20T09:06:00Z4b01819b-153a-4605-8061-4c5298b5334chttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/05/03/Willow-sculpture-in-the-school-holidayWillow sculpture in the school holidayWould you like to learn to make a willow sculpture alongside your child?2015-05-03T09:28:00Zdc1d8b62-9e15-4c08-be26-9e5580c30179https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/03/29/Chepstow-CastleChepstow CastleWilliam Marshal - The Greatest Knight was inspiration for a new sculpture I have installed at Chepstow Castle.2015-03-29T16:53:00Zedfcdc8c-1bd8-4d47-8d1a-3f6794c0a079https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/03/18/Willow-structures-workshopWillow structures workshopHave you ever wondered how to make plant supports for your garden plants? Well this is the course for you.2015-03-18T15:50:00Ze3cfaba2-dd1f-4006-b1b7-80dbfdf88c11https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/03/07/Spring-is-hereSpring is here!Happy to see the first frogspawn of the year in my pond today.2015-03-07T10:36:00Z16b71eab-b7a9-4803-8d65-16eb7430685ahttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/03/06/My-workshopsMy workshopsAll workshops in March and April are now full.2015-03-06T11:03:00Z616faa26-651b-4dec-a1e5-c38e8879d64ehttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/02/26/Basketry-IdentityBasketry IdentityBasketry Identity Exhibition 25th March - 26th April 2015 Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre in Surrey2015-02-26T16:19:00Zf0eb5bf3-2347-4f7f-be90-085c600a4da2https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/02/22/Willow-harvestWillow harvestAt last I have finished this year's willow harvest from my willow bed at Norton Priory in Runcorn.2015-02-22T16:06:00Z38e991fb-3afc-473b-ab12-b258589375f7https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/02/09/Bluecoat-Display-Centre-TalkBluecoat Display Centre TalkCaroline will be giving an illustrated talk about her work as a willow sculptor on Tuesday 24th February at The Atheaneum, Liverpool. Arrive 1pm. Tea and cake served after the talk.2015-02-09T13:30:00Z111d1e85-7552-4f6d-b1c4-494d8b0f04cbhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/05/Exhibition-at-Chester-CathedralExhibition at Chester CathedralCaroline will be exhibiting as part of Cheshire Artists Network WW1 exhibition "Reflections and Reconciliation"2015-01-05T11:20:00Z9127eb78-f4b9-4bc1-ac45-4ed16a151c57https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/03/Zantium-Studios-2-day-workshopZantium Studios 2-day workshopCaroline will again be teaching her popular 2 day workshops at Zantium Studios near Wirksworth, Derbyshire.2015-01-03T15:46:00Z48b3fb0d-e10e-4d3b-8309-83f62a58d053https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/03/Bodfari-Woodland-Skills-CentreBodfari Woodland Skills CentreA 2-day Willow Sculpture Workshop at The Woodland Skills Centre at Bodfari over the weekend of 6th/7th June is ideal for tackling a bigger sculpture such as deer, sheep or a small flock of birds...2015-01-03T13:40:00Z0c0a0b37-4155-41b8-8869-a8afa409422ahttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/03/New-BuildingNew Building!Work has started on creating my new Garden Studio2015-01-03T12:38:00Zfb5e3e5a-1c6d-43f8-82a4-372686fcbb67https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/03/2015-Workshop-Dates2015 Workshop DatesMore dates for willow sculpture workshops in 2015 announced2015-01-03T11:35:00Zc64806e1-4c0b-4d35-b8a1-57705e45e2a2https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2015/01/03/Happy-New-YearHappy New Year!I hope 2015 brings you health and happiness.2015-01-03T10:34:00Zc97f580f-6e94-4aea-999b-636c46558ac7https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/10/25/Gift-CardsGift CardsPerfect for Christmas or any time...2014-10-25T17:22:00Zae126966-7e19-495b-8127-99753b76bb40https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/10/03/2015-Workshop-Dates2015 Workshop DatesI have started to arrange dates for my Workshops in 2015. Christmas gift anyone?2014-10-03T17:28:00Z7d9ebec8-e28c-4bbe-9a94-a30952b58eb4https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/10/02/Xmas-Themed-Workshop-FULLXmas-Themed Workshop FULLThis workshop is now full, sorry.2014-10-02T17:36:00Z03689668-bda5-42fc-9698-9776b012dd48https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/09/17/Art-in-the-Park-at-Oulton-ParkArt in the Park at Oulton ParkProceeds are in aid of the hospices of Cheshire...2014-09-17T17:43:00Zeaf7b8fe-ede4-415f-9f0c-031e479febb2https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/09/17/CAN-Art-Fair-23rd-NovemberCAN Art Fair 23rd NovemberCheshire Artists network are holding an Art Fair at The Guildhall in Chester on Saturday 23rd November 2014...2014-09-17T17:40:00Z74c22a57-be34-418e-bc93-0a2b09e6f810https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/07/30/Grosvenor-Museum-ChesterGrosvenor Museum, ChesterAn exhibition of work inspired by the commemorations of World War 1 from 3/8/2014 to 31/10/2014.2014-07-30T19:55:00Z1c29b6a0-7e7c-45b3-b970-034fe89368a3https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/07/30/Art-in-the-ParkArt in the ParkAn event at Oulton Park, Cheshire on 15th November in support of the Cheshire Hospices...2014-07-30T19:51:00Zdeae0c86-f1a6-4048-9a2a-cdb63362826chttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/07/30/Mount-Pleasant-Gardens-Sculpture-ShowMount Pleasant Gardens Sculpture ShowSome of the best Garden Sculptors gather for an exhibition in September...2014-07-30T19:48:00Zbfc10a27-ea44-421c-bfb3-91ff53d1d4dfhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/07/30/Spaces-available-in-SeptemberSpaces available in SeptemberSpecial offer for bookings on my September Willow Sculpture Workshop...2014-07-30T17:58:00Z9d83174c-6cc5-4011-ad49-b5d6ab7d78b8https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/06/11/July-Sculpture-Workshop-FULLJuly Sculpture Workshop FULLI do have spaces on my sculpture workshops in September and the rest of the autumn. Come along and learn to make your own piece of willow art.2014-06-11T20:12:00Z7c7e722e-866f-48bb-aa01-7b320163f3b4https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/06/03/Spare-place-on-Friday-workshopSpare place on Friday workshopLate availability discount...2014-06-03T20:16:00Z5250cda1-3a06-4e3a-a505-649c5eced8a3https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/04/23/Face-BookFace BookI try and show my latest work as well as that of students on my workshops on my facebook timeline. Why not have a look?2014-04-23T20:22:00Zdf398b3b-ed1d-48d4-8055-59d06e459d37https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/04/23/Learn-Basketmaking-at-my-Home-StudioLearn Basketmaking at my Home StudioHow about a Basketmaking Day held at my home studio in Tarvin near Chester?2014-04-23T20:10:00Z234fdeca-7f87-46de-a93b-cb458673e9a2https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/04/23/Learn-Basketmaking-at-my-Home-StudioLearn Basketmaking at my Home StudioBespoke 1-2-1 Tuition in my Home Studio2014-04-23T11:17:00Z81bb74a2-cd64-4e13-b9e9-f549eebeeb05https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/04/23/FacebookFacebookWould you credit it, I now have a Facebook!2014-04-23T11:14:00Z2109699d-b335-45cd-94d0-0a222ee11bbehttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/03/20/Spring-is-on-its-way---BasketmakingSpring is on its way - Basketmaking!!Basketmaking at Norton Priory 26th/27th April 2014...2014-03-20T20:27:00Z911cccb3-bf76-4429-9cfd-577b73979ebchttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/03/20/The-Forge-Gallery-WorthingThe Forge Gallery WorthingWillow Sculptures at The Forge Gallery in Worthing from 5th April until 31st May2014-03-20T00:00:00Z4bdbeffd-f50f-4aea-b570-8e05cf5287dchttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/02/28/Chester-Zoo-Willow-SculptureChester Zoo Willow SculptureWillow Bird Sculpture Workshop on Saturday 1st June at Chester Zoo...2014-02-28T20:33:00Z70cc52d5-4e10-4ecb-8eb4-9825cff2061dhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/02/09/Learn-Willow-SculptureLearn Willow SculptureWorkshop days for beginners and improvers...2014-02-09T20:20:00Z0f753cb8-d822-46de-890c-2f638ba40e6bhttps://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/02/09/Somerset-FloodsSomerset FloodsThe annual Willow harvest has been badly affected by the prolonged floods in Somerset...2014-02-09T20:00:00Z28d3f24a-98a1-47f5-acfe-8bfee0137f76https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/01/30/Willow-HarvestWillow HarvestI have started cutting my willow this week...2014-01-30T20:46:00Z9311d214-c8e7-476b-a51e-617e4712aae5https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/01/30/Willow-Sculpture-in-VAC-GalleryWillow Sculpture in VAC GalleryA new showcase exhibition opens on 31st January at the Visual Arts Cheshire Gallery in Northwich...2014-01-30T20:43:00Z10fe281f-0217-453b-a7b5-451e9cf50cf5https://www.carolinegregson.com/blog/2014/01/20/Willow-Sculpture-CourseWillow Sculpture CourseI still have a few spaces available on my first Willow Sculpture workshop of 2014 on 14th February...2014-01-20T20:48:00Z