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Bark Basketry – From Harvest to Weaving ANWG Pre-Conference 3-day workshop FULL

June 28 - June 30

Bark Basketry from harvest to weaving 3 day conference

Tree barks provide one of nature’s most beautiful materials for basket making. This course will begin with a hands-on discussion covering the respectful harvesting and preparation of local tree barks. With a selection of willow barks, red and yellow cedar bark, and other local barks, participants will explore techniques such as plaiting, twill, and twining. Principles of designing a basket and variations in weaving patterns will be covered. Sample baskets will be on hand for inspiration.

Details

Start:
June 28
End:
June 30
Website:
http://www.anwgconference2017.com/the-workshops/

Venue

ANWG Conference
University of Victoria, BC
Saanich, BC V8N 1B5 Canada
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Website:
www.anwgconference2017.com