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Thursday, October 18 • 9:00am - 4:00pm
1-2-3 Twilled Basket With Braided Lashing - SOLD OUT

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Students will learn how to layout a herringbone base using narrow stakes. The sides will be woven and shaped with a 1-2-3 twill weave that leaves a spiraling pattern up the sides of the basket. Manipulation and shaping of softer uprights will be taught. This basket will be finished with a braided lashing if time permits (as shown in image).
Dimensions of finished basket is approximately: 7”D x 5-6”H.
Skill level: Some basketmaking experience is suggested.

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Wendy Jensen

Wendy G. Jensen Baskets
Wendy Jensen has been an award winning professional basketmaker living in the Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts for 25 years. She exhibits her work at juried craft shows and galleries nationally. She also teaches basketmaking at many craft schools, museums, and private facilities... Read More →

Thursday October 18, 2018 9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
Bldg D 41.936412, -73.908597
  Workshops, Basketry
  • Workshop Duration 6 hr

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