Kalapuya Cattail Mat Weaving Workshop_SPR17

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Saturday April 22

1:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

Kalapuya Cattail Mat Weaving Workshop

Saturday, April 22

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

With Visiting Artist Stephanie Wood

$80 per child/adult pair ($40 for each extra student).

Materials included.

*This class is recommended for children 6+.


Spend the afternoon with visiting artist Stephanie Wood as she teaches students about Native American culture and her family background in basket and mat weaving.  Students will learn how to process tule, prepare it for weaving and have a completed mat by the end of the class to take home. Each student will learn different weaving techniques-plaiting, twining, triple-strand twining and a traditional rim. Adults will help their children make a traditional Willamette Valley Indian mat. One mat per child, and one mat per adult.


Kimball Art Center Members receive 10% off class tuition. If you are a current member and would like to apply the membership discount to your class registration, please register/sign in at the top, right hand corner of your screen. In order to receive your discount, please register/sign in using the same email you provided while signing up for your membership. To apply your membership discount to family classes, please call our Visitor Services desk at 435-649-8882.   For more information about Membership benefits, click here. Thanks for your support!