Visitor’s Day – 2019 NBO Conference

Shown:  Detail from “Ancient Modern” by Karen Woods This year’s Visitor’s Day at the biennial NBO Conference in Bowling Green, Kentucky, will be Thursday, July 18th. Walk-in registration begins at 1PM in the NBO Office in the Western… Read More

Contemporary Basketry: Vessels

Work by Abe Motoshi,  this week on Carol Eckert’s “Contemporary Basketry” blog. Every day, a new look at contemporary interpretations and materials used in creating inspiring and thoughtful artwork as interpreted by artists all around the world.

“Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America opens at the Fuller Craft Museum

It has been a long wait for many of us, but Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America, a traveling exhibition organized by the National Basketry Organization in partnership with the University of Missouri, opens…. Read more

2019 NBO Conference Sponsors

Please join with us in thanking and supporting these fine organizations for sponsoring the 2019 Tradition and Innovation in Basketry 10 Conference:

Karyl Sisson: Fissures and Connections

NBO member and artist Karyl Sisson  is being featured in a Craft in America solo exhibition. “Part scavenger, part collector, and wholly meticulous craftsperson, Sisson’s work delves deeply into the possibilities that exist within the discarded and overlooked…. Read More