Calendar

Above: Detail from work by Tressa Sularz. Peter Lee photo.

Please note: Due to changing circumstances, please check with the gallery or organization to confirm availability and operating hours. 

Events of Interest to Basketmakers

 
30 Oct

Polly Jacobs Giacchina: The Woven Path of New Materials and Fiber Techniques

October 30, 2022 – November 4, 2022    
12:00 am
Texture and surface from hand woven fibers to sculpture and vessels. Information and registration at Arrowmont School of Crafts
03 Nov

Birch Bark Boxes: Scandinavian Bark Basketry

November 3, 2022 – November 6, 2022    
12:00 am
This four-day intensive class for beginners or returning students will cover the ecology and harvest of the birch, bark preparation, methods of proper layout and […]
04 Nov

Christine Miller: Weaving with Wire (3-Day Online Workshop)

November 4, 2022 – November 6, 2022    
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Using a multi-shaft table or floor loom, participants will be walked through the entire process of creating and beaming a 3 yard warp, weaving the […]
06 Nov

Lynette Youson: Sweetgrass Basket Weaving

November 6, 2022 – November 11, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn to coil sweetgrass by hand from a 5th generation Sweetgrass Basket Weaver who was taught the Art Form over 50 years ago and would […]
17 Nov

Small Expressions 2022

November 17, 2022 – December 16, 2022    
All Day
Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibition created by the Handweaver’s Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) that showcases contemporary small-scale works using fiber techniques in […]
18 Nov

Peggy McCarson – Holiday Wall Hangings and Wreaths

November 18, 2022 – November 20, 2022    
All Day
Create a stylish and dramatic holiday basket or wreath in various holiday themes. Weave two or three projects and choose the size of your basket […]
18 Nov

Subversive, Skilled, Sublime: Fiber Art by Women

November 18, 2022 – April 16, 2023    
12:00 am
The artists in this exhibition took up fiber to complicate this historic marginalization and also revolutionize its import to contemporary art. They drew on personal […]
03 Dec

SDA Presents: Forecast//Recast

December 3, 2022 – January 27, 2023    
12:00 am
A variety of artwork that explore ideas of predicting, reshaping, and re-predicting — works that offer a glimpse of possible futures, reexamine historical narratives, shed […]
01 Jan

Small Expressions 2022

January 1, 2023 – March 31, 2023    
All Day
Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibition created by the Handweaver’s Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) that showcases contemporary small-scale works using fiber techniques in […]
13 Jan

Christine Miller: Weaving with Wire (3-Day Online Workshop)

January 13, 2023 – January 15, 2023    
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Using a multi-shaft table or floor loom, participants will be walked through the entire process of creating and beaming a 3 yard warp, weaving the […]
19 Jan

Red River Basket Meet – Texas Basket Weavers Association

The Texas Basket Weavers Association will hold their 2023 conference in Dallas, Texas. There will be four days of classes, Stars of Weaving exhibit, vendors, […]
24 Jan

Fiber 2D – Layered Fabric Assemblage

January 24, 2023 – January 29, 2023    
All Day
Create a base, covered with overlays of fabric, surrounded by shapes that extend outward, giving the piece added shape, dimension, and excitement.  Beginning through advanced […]
24 Jan

Fiber 3D – Traditional Yoruba Adire Eleko & Indigo

January 24, 2023 – January 29, 2023    
All Day
Discover the traditional Yoruba adire eleko and tie-dye techniques with a master of the craft. Experiment with intricate patterns while learning the history and meanings […]
24 Jan

Hard and Soft Sculpture – Mary Hettmansperger

January 24, 2023 – January 29, 2023    
All Day
Utilizing a wide variety of materials, explore how traditional basketry techniques can be used to create both hard and soft sculptural forms.Rib construction, twining, and […]
03 Feb

Georgia Basketry Association Convention

February 3, 2023 – February 5, 2023    
All Day
The annual convention of the Georgia Basketry Association featuring workshops, events, etc. Information and registration at Georgia Basketry Association
09 Mar

Nantucket Style Baskets and More!

March 9, 2023 – March 13, 2023    
All Day
Participants will choose at least 3 projects. The maximum number of baskets is up to the student and what they think they can accomplish. A […]
20 Mar

JoAnn Kelly Catsos – Black Ash Basketry

March 20, 2023 – March 26, 2023    
All Day
Students will have the unique opportunity to choose their own projects during this 5-day workshop. Weave a quintessential Cathead, a Berkshire Backpack, or another basket […]
27 Mar

Ann Bowers – A Week of Baskets

March 27, 2023 – April 2, 2023    
All Day
Participants will select and create a variety of baskets using differering techniques. Skill level – intermediate to advanced. Details and registration at Shenandoah Creates.  
10 Apr

Pine Needle Coiling

April 10, 2023 – April 16, 2023    
All Day
Participants will learn the basic stitch to weaving a coiled long-leaf pine needle basket.  Then choose waxed linen threads to compliment the cabochon stone, and […]
17 Apr

Annetta Kraayeveld – Diagonal Twill Immersion

April 17, 2023 – April 23, 2023    
12:00 am
Participants will learn how to paint and prepare paper for weaving and immerse themselves in Diagonal Twills and Paper Weaving. Actual weaving will begin with […]
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30 Aug
August 30, 2022 - December 18, 2022    
12:00 am
The exhibit and didactics are by former Tweed intern Sophie Stone who was mentored in 2021 by Karissa White Isaacs, PhD (Associate Curator, Tweed) with [...]
01 Sep
September 1, 2022 - February 28, 2023    
12:00 am
An exhibition of 43 artists world-wide, reflecting on the process of evolution and transcendence. View the Exhibition at Museu Tēxtil
01 Sep
September 1, 2022 - January 15, 2023    
12:00 am
The exhibition explores how the COVID pandemic has impacted Pomo communities and, at the same time, encouraged Pomo artists to reconnect with their cultural traditions [...]
08 Sep
September 8, 2022 - September 9, 2022    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Students learn and practice traditional weaving techniques while creating beautiful and functional harvesting baskets. Students will also learn about the cultivation and processing of this [...]
10 Sep
September 10, 2022 - September 11, 2022    
12:00 am
Learn to create a round-base basket from willow. Learn to make a slath for a base, staking up, 3-rod wale, and a handle of your [...]
10 Sep
September 10, 2022 - September 11, 2022    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
In this two-day workshop, open to all levels, students will learn how to make a beautiful and functional willow basket. Students will learn the basics [...]
14 Sep
September 14, 2022 - September 18, 2022    
All Day
In addition to a full slate of classes, retreat activities include an attendee gallery show, a marketplace, and a keynote presentation by the year's featured [...]
15 Sep
Learn simple basketry techniques to weave a vessel for your hopes and dreams, fears, raw emotions, your favorite poem, or the names of everyone you [...]
15 Sep
September 15, 2022 - October 20, 2022    
All Day
Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibition created by the Handweaver’s Guild of America, Inc. (HGA) that showcases contemporary small-scale works using fiber techniques in [...]
17 Sep
September 17, 2022    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
In this workshop, students will start with a simple spoked base using rattan. Students will taper a second set of stakes to create this double [...]
20 Sep
September 20, 2022 - September 22, 2022    
12:00 am
This project is really a bag that hangs from the shoulder, attractive and convenient for many uses. Students can weave a small backpack-style or bicycle [...]
23 Sep
September 23, 2022 - September 25, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Using a multi-shaft table or floor loom, participants will be walked through the entire process of creating and beaming a 3 yard warp, weaving the [...]
23 Sep
September 23, 2022    
7:00 pm
Contemporary basket makers have pushed this familiar object in dynamic, sculptural directions, using both traditional and unorthodox materials. The results transcend the functional forms associated [...]
24 Sep
September 24, 2022 - September 25, 2022    
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Create a utilitarian pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. On the first day, students weave a plain weave base with the pre-cut [...]
01 Oct
October 1, 2022    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Class attendees can expect a guided beginning coiling knotting, and twinning course, lasting about 6 hours. Information and registration at Craft in America
Events on August 30, 2022
Events on September 1, 2022
Events on September 10, 2022
10 Sep
10 Sep 22
Gloucester
Events on September 14, 2022
Events on September 15, 2022
15 Sep
15 Sep
15 Sep 22
Aiken
Events on September 17, 2022
17 Sep
17 Sep 22
Loudon
Events on September 20, 2022
20 Sep
Events on September 23, 2022
Events on September 24, 2022
24 Sep
Events on October 1, 2022
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Los Angeles

Arts Festival

Next Event

5th World Wicker and Weaving Festival - Poznań International Fair - Poznań , Wielkopolska - August 23, 2023 - August 27, 2023

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Auction

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Basket Making Workshops

Basket Making Workshops

Next Event

Weaving Baskets, Weaving Bridges - Middletown Art Center - Middletown, CA - November 19, 2021 - October 31, 2022

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Basketry workshops taught by National Basketry Organization members or Master Basketmakers.

Basketry Conferences

Next Event

Annual Convention of the Association of Michigan Basketmakers - The Plaza - Grand Rapids, MI - October 19, 2022 - October 23, 2022

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Basketry and fiber conferences, retreats and symposiums.

Basketry Exhibitions

Next Event

Basketry and Art of the Great Basin - Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum - Carson City, NV - November 17, 2021 - September 30, 2022

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Exhibitions featuring baskets and fiber art.
Call to Entry

Call to Entry

Next Event

Telling Stories: Call For Entry - Glen Arbor Arts Center - Glen Arbor, MI - August 4, 2022 - November 9, 2022

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Calls to entry, calls for proposals, submissions and opportunities for basketmakers and fiber artists.

Conferences

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Demo

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Demonstration held in conjunction with an exhibition of fiber arts or basketry.

Exhibits

Next Event

Basketry and Art of the Great Basin - Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum - Carson City, NV - November 17, 2021 - September 30, 2022

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Film Screening

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Gallery Talk

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Gallery talks and artist presentations held as part of exhibitions featuring basketry and basket artists.

Lectures

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Lectures, presentations and demos about basketry.

Markets

No upcoming events
Markets and festivals that feature basketry.
NBO Sponsored

NBO Sponsored

No upcoming events
Events sponsored by the National Basketry Organization, Inc. May include events such as conferences, exhibitions, workshops, lectures and receptions.

Online Basketry Exhibitions

Next Event

Every 1 - NBO Members Online Exhibition - - , - July 28, 2022 - December 31, 2022

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