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Adirondack Berry Picking and Gathering Basket with Beverly Cornelius. #1335-0817. 1 day.

August 17 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

$40. – $115.

This basket is a variation on an Adirondack Pack Basket, one of the oldest surviving traditions inside the Adirondack Park. You will use a continuous weave technique and hand shaping to create this wonderfully useful basket. Shaker tape will be used to create a sturdy strap that will leave your hands free for blueberry picking or any other type of gathering. It also makes a great container to keep your yarn when knitting socks. This basket will be woven using reed and Shaker tape. The approximate finished size is 10 – 12″ tall (width may vary).

NOTE: Student to bring to class: Basin for water, sheetrock knife, an old towel and washcloth, clip clothespins and a spray bottle.

Details

Date:
August 17
Time:
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$40. – $115.
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Website:
www.adirondackfolkschool.org

Organizer

Adirondack Folk School
Phone:
518-696-2400
Email:
info@adirondackfolkschool.org
Website:
www.adirondackfolkschool.org

Venue

Adirondack Folk School
51 Main Street
Lake Luzerne, NY 12846 United States
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Phone:
518-696-2400
Website:
www.adirondackfolkschool.org