Jo Campbell Amsler: Willow Baskets to Grow and Weave
Date(s) - August 19, 2019 - August 23, 2019
Touchstone Center for Crafts
1049 Wharton Furnace Road
Learn how wild and cultivated willow can be grown, harvested, and woven into basket forms. Focusing on the basic rib-style techniques used in willow basketry, you will learn everything from making handles and rims to lashings, scalloming, slyping, shaping with ribs, and finishing techniques. Through sampling and creating classic basket shapes, you will learn how to design and create your own rib style willow baskets and weave 3-4 baskets in 5 days.
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