Berry Basket Workshop

By Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (other events)

Friday, April 29 2022 9:00 AM 5:00 PM EDT

Learn how to make a berry purse/basket, perfect for holding freshly picked berries! 

Students start with a wood base and reed spokes, then will learn to chase weave the sides of the basket, level the top, insert special made ears for the handle, and complete the rim. Lastly, add a custom-made adjustable leather strap for carrying. 

The instructor will demonstrate and teach you weaving techniques and guide you while you weave your basket. All materials and tools will be provided. 

Students should wear comfortable clothing and bring a packed lunch.

Registration closes April 15. 

Limited to 20 participants.

Takes place in the Education Building, which is ADA accessible.