Making a Ribbed Basket
Saturday, November 5th 9:00am-1:00pm
Sunday, November 6th 9:00am-1:00pm
Special Festival Registration Fee: $60.00 includes all materials
This two-day workshop will focus on making a ribbed basket in the Appalachian tradition. Melon, egg, and options for other gathering baskets will be offered. An assortment of colored reed and dyeing processes will be available. No previous experience is necessary. All will be encouraged!
This class meets on Saturday, November 5 (Part 1) AND Sunday, November 6 (Part 2) from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM each day. Participants need to participate in both sessions for a total of 8 hours over the two days.
About the Instructor: Bob Sattler has been making baskets for about 40 years. He has taught art in the public schools and community programs for more than that. Growing up in the Midwest, he was able to learn the craft from a few great mentors.