Western Red Cedar Basket and Coastal Sweetgrass Sedge Basket Weaving_SPR17
Western Red Cedar Basket and Coastal Sweetgrass Sedge Basket Weaving
Saturday & Sunday
April 22 & 23
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
With Visiting Artist Stephanie Wood
$100 + $50 materials fee.
Spend the weekend with visiting artist Stephanie Wood as she teaches students about Native American culture and her family background in Kalapuya basket weaving. In this workshop, students will learn how to process Western Red Cedar bark and Coastal Sedge. Students will prepare raw cedar bark for weaving and have a completed basket by the end of the class to take home. Each student will learn how to traditionally process (splitting and thinning to size) the bark and will learn different weaving techniques-plaiting, twining, triple-strand twining and a Salish rim.
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 call our Visitor Services desk at 435-649-8882. For more information about Membership benefits, click here. Thanks for your support!