Class: Beginning Market Basket
Instructor: Zsa Lobel
Date: Wednesday, May 17 & Thursday, May 18, 2023
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Maximum number of students: 4
Location: Boarding House, Historic Johnson Farm on Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC
Class Description: You know you’ve always wanted to know how to weave a basket, so jump right in! Most other basket classes will require this basic class first. This basket features a wrapped wood handle, and the finished is approximately 6”W x 14”L x 5”D. You will be weaving in natural reed and one color of your choice. You will learn the seven basic skills needed for most basket designs: wrapping a wood handle, twinning the base for stability, “upsetting” the basket, weaving, attaching and lashing a rim.
Fee: $60 for HWFA members (must have completed orientation at the time of registration) or $70 for non-members, payable by check, cash or credit card to HWFA.
Materials fee: $15.00 payable to the Instructor on class day.
Supplies brought by student: None.
Materials Used (provided by instructor or HWFA): Instructor will provide all materials and tools.
Last day to register: May 11, 2023
To secure your seat in the class, send registration form with check to:
Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists (HWFA), 3346 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791
OR drop cash, check or credit card by the Boarding House Monday through Friday 10 am - 3pm.
Also be sure to include the Class Sign-Up Form found by clicking here