Basket Weaving Classes by Gina

A basket requires ONE 3 1/2 hour class (unless noted).
All classes include material and instruction fees (unless noted).
Class size is limited.  Reservations are REQUIRED for the time slot you would prefer.
All materials are cut and dyed prior to the class.
A $5 cancellation fee will apply unless given a 48 hour notice.

Classes Offered:
Monday evenings 6:00 - 9:30 PM
Tuesday mornings 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Scheduled Saturdays are either 10 AM - 4 PM or 4 PM - 10 AM
(See Class Schedule for Saturday Class times)

Any class can also be used as an Open Weave class


February 20 or 21

Monday evening 6:00 - 9:30 PM
or

Tuesday morning 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM




In The Groove

Get back in the groove of basket classes with this wonderful basket. Woven with a hexagon wood base with dyed spokes inserted in the groove of the base. Learn chase weaving up the sides of the basket and a simple braided border. When signing up for class, please supply color choice for spokes.


Basket Dimensions:  8" x 6"
Skill Level:  All levels
Price:  $30.00

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March 6 or 7

Monday evening 6:00 - 9:30 PM
or

Tuesday morning 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Christine

This beautiful basket starts with an interwoven round reed base. A variety of colors will be offered to weave with. Shaping will be stressed as you weave continuously up the sides of the basket. Learn a double paired arrow weave. Top the basket with a braided border using the round reed spokes.


Basket Dimensions:  6" x 5"
Skill Level:  All levels
Price:  $28.00

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* Two Week Class *
Beginning March 20 or 21

Monday evenings 6:00 - 9:30 PM
or

Tuesday mornings 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sailing the Mediterranean

Woven with Mediterranean space dyed spokes and weavers, learn a simple, closed bottom, woven base. Learn triple twine with step ups and ascending side weaving to create waves. A notched handle is used for easy carrying. Learn a beautiful Gretchen border.


Basket Dimensions:  16" x 9" x 2"
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Price:  $42.00

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* Saturday Class *
March 25


Class Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Lunch Included)
Rachel's Basket

Start this lovely double walled basket with a twill base in your choice of color. Use dyed spokes to weave the inside wall with a play in color. Use natural spokes to build the outside wall with a different play in color; learn a lattice weave as well as learning how to keep the two walls together. Spoke placement and weaving tension will be stressed. Learn a stress free tucking method. Two bushel basket handles are added for easy carrying.


Basket Dimensions:  16" x 10" x 10"
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Price:  $68.00

THIS CLASS IS FULL

* Saturday Class *
April 8

Class Time:  4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
(Dinner Included)


Every Day

This basket is the right size to use Every day! Start the basket on a wood base with the spokes glued in prior to class. Place color choice for spokes when reserving the class. Weave continuously up the sides of the basket while working on shaping skills. Weave an eye catching triple diamond in the center of the two long sides of the basket. Add a notched handle for easy carrying. Learn a new rim - No tucking!


Skill Level:  All levels
Price:  $52.00

THIS CLASS IS FULL

* Two Week Class *
Beginning April 17 or 18

Monday evenings 6:00 - 9:30 PM
or

Tuesday mornings 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
A Load of Colors

This large laundry basket will hold all those large loads and fit right in with every color you put in it. Choose from an assortment of sizes and colors to weave with. Add two leather handles for easy
carrying.


Basket Dimensions:  18" x 18" x 14"
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Price:  $68.00

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* Saturday Class *
April 29

Class Time:  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Lunch Included)





Trilogy

Everyone will admire this beautiful basket when you are carrying it! This basket features three diamonds on the long sides, three colors in the space dyed and three x's on the rim - all leading to the name. Start the basket with a herringbone twill base. Follow a graph to weave up the sides of the basket in my own Trilogy space dyed reed.(Navy blue, dark green and burgundy). Two swing handles are added for easy carrying. Lash once around with waxed linen to create three 'x's' on the rim.


Basket Dimensions:  6" x 10" x 13"
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Price:  $48.00

THIS CLASS IS FULL

May 8 or 9

Monday evening 6:00 - 9:30 PM
or

Tuesday morning 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cane Fields

Begin this cute little basket with an open weave base. Learn paired triple twining with a step up and a 'peek-a-boo' lattice embellishment with cane. A narrow notched handle is attached for carrying. A new rim lashing will be introduced to add to the cane embellishment.


Basket Dimensions:  6" x 3" x 6"
Skill Level:  All levels
Price:  $30.00

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