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Thu 10 - Fri 11 May, 9.30 am - 4 pm

Circular Basket Class with Flora Friedmann

In this two day workshop with basket maker Flora Friedmann you will construct and create a basket starting with circles of cane. 

You will learn how to insert ribs and also the many tricks of wrapping, randing (weaving with one strand) and twining (weaving with two strands).
Your basket will be woven using flat cane and long leafed plants such as bulrushes.There will be a comprehensive worksheet provided and discussion about the collection and preparation of the fibres used.
All weaving materials will be provided.  Some weaving experience would be helpful but not essential.
Price includes all materials, morning tea and lunch
​A deposit of $100 can be paid for this class.  Call the office on 9231 8182
Upon booking please notify us if you require a vegetarian or gluten free option. Please also let us know of any food allergies.

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When

Thu 10 - Fri 11 May, 9.30 am - 4 pm

Price

$340 (Foundation & Friends $300)

Where

Maiden Theatre
Maiden Theatre
Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney

Who

Adults

Contact

Transport

Public transport recommended. Limited parking available
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Customer: The person who is attending the event. Member’s Price: Available for customers who will hold a current membership with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens at the time of the event/activity. Customers, individuals or groups must be named as membership holders. Non-Member’s Price: Available to all customers who are not current membership holders with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens. For cancellations of less than 10 days: No refunds or transfers. For cancellations of 10 to 30 days prior: Cancellation fee is 50% of event/activity price, capped at a maximum of $100. The remaining amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. For cancellations of 30 days or more: No cancellation fee applied. The full amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. Special cancellation policies apply to Foundation & Friends New Years’ Eve event, and National & International Tours. For more information about T&Cs call 02 9231 8182.
 
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