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 members Beth Hester and Scott Gilbert are featured in an article in the Bowling Green Daily News, highlighting their 30-plus years in the field of basketry making and supplies. “Scott Gilbert, his wife, Beth Hester, and their business… Read More
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