The National Basketry Organization is pleased to announce the 9th Biennial Conference, Tradition & Innovation In Basketry IX, will be held from July 18 – 23, 2017 on the campus of the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington.
NBO Lifetime Achievement Award honoree Leona Waddell has been named a recipient of a 2016 NEA Heritage Fellowship. The award is our nation’s highest honor in folk and traditional arts. “A revered leader in the white oak basketmaking community, Leona Trulock Waddell… Read More
The works created by the twenty-two artists highlighted in the Hunterdon Art Museum’s newest exhibition, Interconnections: The Language of Basketry, include everything from stapled paper to fabricated metal. Some employ found objects, others utilize clay, linen, or wire…. Read More