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Intro to Wicker Basketry
(October 17 – 18)

October 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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One event on October 18, 2020 at 10:00 am

Due to the Covid-19 crisis, payment for all workshops will only be accepted online.
Classes are held in person, in our studios.

2-day Workshop. Introduction to Wicker Basketry introduces the student to the basic principles of weaving. Through this class the student will learn basket structure including terms and engineering, commonly used weaving materials, tools of the trade along with information that allows the student to complete the course and continue this craft with confidence, if they so desire.

The principles/goals for the class:

– Introduction to basket structure (bases, spokes and rims)
– Introduction to reed, including how to process and color
– Introduction to commonly used tools
– Introduction to weaving techniques
– Create first wicker basket

Students will be provided with an array of colored reed to work with, allowing each student to select their own color palette. At the completion of class each student will have completed their first wicker basket. Instructor: William Krier

Saturday and Sunday, October 17 – 18, 2020
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Skill Level: Beginner
Student Age Group: Adult (ages 18+)
Class Size: Minimum 4 / Maximum 8
Location: Studio A
Materials fee: $25 (Please pay instructor at first meeting.)
$90 Members / 100 Nonmembers

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October 17, 2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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