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Tear Up Festival

Benjamin Nauleau - Tear Up Festival
Tear Up Festival - Willow & Fibre Festival

Traditional Crafts

Join us for Tear Up Festival, a unique celebration of traditional crafts.


Get knee deep in 5 days of weaving inspiration, teaching & community with 10 basketry experts from across the world in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside with new friends, great food and merriment.

Learn from basketry experts from around the world, and immerse yourself in the art of weaving.


With a beautiful countryside location, great food, and a welcoming community, Tear Up Festival is the perfect way to connect with like-minded individuals and explore your creativity.

Festival Day Tickets

Saturday AND Sunday are Festival Days and the event is open to Day & Weekend Ticket Holders (£25)


There will be a whole heap of workshops you can participate in - from making your own basketry tools, creating sculpture, introduction workshops to willow, grasses, rush, hazel, ash + much more!

Meet basketry Gods, attend talks, demonstrations & visit stalls with basketry sales.


A range of short workshops (1hr to 2.5hr) will be on each day and are available to book and pay for on the day*, directly with the relevant tutors. (range from £5 - £25 per workshop). Plus a range of great food & drinks stalls.

*Full ticket holders & day ticket holders pay for festival day workshops.

John Williamson at Tear Up Festival
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