Demystifying the Cathead Basket

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Date/Time
Date(s) - July 28, 2017 - July 30, 2017
12:00 am

Location
John C. Campbell Folk School

1 Folkschool Road
Brasstown
NC
28902
(US Region : Southeast)

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Cat-head baskets are often misunderstood. They appear delicate, balanced on four tiny feet, but the Shaker-inspired design is actually very sturdy. They require a certain amount of dexterity, but beyond that, only a watchful eye and basic basket-weaving knowledge. We’ll focus on weaving the base and forming the feet on at least two different baskets – one on a mold, and one off.

Information at John C. Campbell Folk School