Basketry

Bread Basket Workshop for Beginning Students

with Barbara Intrieri
Saturday, February 17: 3 pm - 6 pm
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Barbara Intrieri, the Basket Case, shares her expertise in teaching participants to hand weave a reed bread basket. This beginners basket introduces the basic weave patterns and techniques that are used in most woven baskets. The various types and sizes of reed and their uses are discussed as well. A full kit is provided and includes flat and round reed and seagrass along with written instructions to create the basket. Instruction and weaving go hand-in-hand so that participants can leave with a completed basket to put in their kitchen. Limited to 5 students. $75 fee includes a kit with all materials and printed directions.

 

Easter Basket Workshop for Intermediate Students

with Barbara Intrieri
Saturday, February 24: 3 pm - 6 pm
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Barbara Intrieri, the Basket Case, shares her expertise in teaching participants to hand weave an Easter basket. This intermediate basket builds the basic weave patterns and techniques that are used in most woven baskets. The various types and sizes of reed and their uses are discussed as well. A full kit is provided and includes flat and round reed (including pastel colors to choose from), a wooden D handle and seagrass along with written instructions to create the basket. Instruction and weaving go hand-in-hand so that participants can leave with a completed Easter basket. Limited to 6 students who have taken the previous two Beginner's Basket Weaving classes. $85 fee includes a kit with all materials and printed directions.

 

Round Reed Basket Workshop

with Barbara Intrieri
Spring 2018 TBD
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Barbara Intrieri, the Basket Case, shares her expertise in teaching participants to hand weave another type of beginner's basket made strictly with round reed. This basket further introduces the basic weave patterns and techniques that are unique to weaving with round reed. A full kit is provided and includes both natural and smoke round reed in multiple sizes along with written instructions to create this small versatile round basket. Limited to 5 students. Limited to 5 students. $75 fee includes a kit with all materials and printed directions.