Spend a day learning a traditional craft in a communal atmosphere sitting round the table with others. You will create a small basket using a wrapping, coiling and stitching technique
Learn how to identify and collect plant material from your garden and how to incorporate it into your coiled basket.
You will learn how to wrap fibre around a core and stitch fibres together. Also how to add fibres to the surface to create a texture
All materials are provided - tincluding Cordyline,corn husk, chasmanthe, watsonia,cane and various size string and cord.
More images of baskets and this course at http://gallery.baag.com.au/?p=2302
Jeanette is an art teacher and a fibre and clay artist who has been weaving baskets for 20 years. She was introduced to making traditional baskets in 1986 when she was awarded a teacher exchange to Pennsylvania USA for a year. To read more about Jeanette Carter and view some of her work head to http://gallery.baag.com.au/?p=207
Workshop Booking Conditions
Bookings are considered final once payment is made,no refunds will be given for nonattendances.However, if at least 7 days notice is given of inabilityto attend, a transfer to an available class ofequivalent value, or BAAG gift voucher can beorganised, with a $10 administration fee applicable.
If there are insufficient numbers for a workshop it may be cancelled or postponed. In this case, you will benotified as soon as possible and given the option of a full refund or a BAAG gift voucher or a transfer to aclass of equivalent value.