Jun 23, 2013 · 10:00 AM
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Bend, weave, form, and shape...Willow is an amazing plant gifted to be used as basket material and more. During this class we will respectively harvest this wonderous plant and shape it in to a "melon" baskets, named for its shape not for what it carries. Learning the techniques of making a simple, rustic, functional container gives you the ability to make more complicated baskets. We will also discuss other plant materials that can be used for different rustic containers and how to prepare those materials, such as gourds, bark, and grasses.
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is required to hold your place. Please bring a knife, camp chair and your own lunch.