The Dutchess County Fairgrounds
6550 Spring Brook Ave.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

NYS Sheep & Wool Festival - Workshop Registration


Weave a Williamsburg Basket -SOLD OUT

Thursday, October 16, 2014

9:00 - 4:00

Instructor: Wendy Jensen

Class Fee: $162.00

Material Fee: $0.00

Maximum Class Size: 13

0 Seats Available

About Seat Availability: The availability shown above does NOT A GUARANTEE that an actual seat is available to be purchased. Each registration will be verified after your purchase and if an over sale of seats occurs you will be notified and the price of the over sold seat will be refunded in it's entirety.

SOLD OUT

Description

A basket perfect for the handspinner or knitter, students will learn how to weave a basket base around a sturdy, preformed handle.  The basket walls are woven with a chase weave with an emphasis on shaping.  Rim fitting, scarfing and lashing will also be taught.  If time allows, students can decorate the handle in a variety of weaves.  A hand-dyed accent will be added.  Basket dimensions:  13” H x 12”D. 

This basket is open to all levels of experience.

Materials Information

Instructor will bring all materials and tools students will need.

Workshop Instructor

Wendy G. Jensen is an award winning professional basket maker living in the Berkshires of Massachusetts. She teaches workshops at many museums, craft...read more