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Basketry - Weaving

Basket Assemblage: Doing it my Way

The instructor will share with the class various methods he developed over the years to incorporate many varieties of materials into his basket sculptures. We will work with wire, hardware cloth, pop riveters and more to make numerous samples that will eventually be assembled into a basket.

Dates & Times

Mar 6-Mar 9, Friday-Monday 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Instructor: John Garrett
Location: Hampton Inn

Breathing Baskets

This workshop will encourage participants to explore visual ideas suggested through openwork textile structures-knotted netting and knotless netting. Reserving openings for air and the importance of what is not there will be built into conceptually based quick studies and studio exploration.

Dates & Times

Mar 6-Mar 9, Friday-Monday 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Pat Hickman
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Copper Tides Basketry Workshop

In this designer basketry workshop, you will blend natural barks--willow, cedar, cherry, or birch along with strips of copper. Weave, and interweave shapely sculptural forms.
Yours may be a vessel, may be foaming up the wall, may be surging or settled. All outcomes unknown, all input a discovery.

Dates & Times

Mar 26 & Mar 27, Thursday & Friday 10:30 am-6:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Judy Zugish
Location: Multiple

Pack Basket

Learn to weave a large basket! In this class we will make backpack basket for foraging, fishing, grocery shopping or any application where have a sturdy rigid backpack may be useful.

Dates & Times

Feb 29 & Mar 1, Saturday & Sunday 10 am-4:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Richard Langley
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2