Mike Glynn
Willow Basket Maker

Tipperary born, Mike Glynn is a permanent resident on Arranmore Island.  His initial interest in basket making, and in particular traditional willow weaving, stems from a basket making course he did with Joe Hogan. He also has a passion for passing on the skill of basket making through workshops and courses. For information on purchasing a basket from Mike or inquiries about basket making courses contact him at: [email protected]    

Mike Glynn Irish willow basket maker
Mike Glynn Sciob Willow Basket

Sciob - Willow Basket

The sciob is a basket made from willow or sally-rods. Traditionally it was designed and used as a potato strainer but today it is used for many purposes, as well as ornamental.

Mike Glynn Willow Shopping basket

Willow Shopping Basket

Mike Glynn Flower Pot Basket

Willow Flower Pot Basket

Mike Glynn Creel Willow

Traditional Creel

Willow Bird Feeder

Mike Glynn God's eyes

Willow God's Eyes