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.