Events

Pictures in the slideshow are classes Linda will be teaching at various locations in 2020.

See the schedule below for dates, location and registration information and/or links.

Guilders Weave

Virginia

January 16, 2020

January 16,17, 18 & 19, 2020

Linda will be teaching Sweetie Adirondack Pack, Nature's Garden, It's a Set Up and Super Duo Wrap.

Texas Basket Weavers Association Conference

Texas

January 23, 2020

January 23, 24, 25 & 26, 2020

Linda will be teaching Triple Step 2.0, It's a Set Up, Arrowhead, Nature's Garden, Cherry Delight and Super Duo Wrap.

Here is a link for details and registration: 

https://texasbasketweavers.com/

Georgia Basket Association

Georgia

January 31, 2020

January 21, February 1 & 2, 2020

Linda will be teaching Triple Step 2.0, Nature's Garden and Whimsical

Hiker Adirondack Pack Basket

Adirondack Folk School

February 18, 2020

9am-5pm

 

Dimensions: 6” x 9” x 14”H

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  This will be a day of weaving ending with a great pack ready for your day hike or canoe trip.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets.  Adults and children can wear this pack.

 

To Register Call AFS at Phone: 518-696-2400

Picnic Basket

Adirondack Folk School

February 19, 2020

9am-5pm

 

Approximate Dimensions: 16” x 20” x  10”H

Weave your own Picnic Basket, a new design by Linda for 2020. The basket has a solid woven base to keep everything secure in the basket for transport. The sides are a plain weave pattern. Lash the rim on, add the webbing handles made by Linda, and bottom runners to secure the handles. Purchase a table cloth at your local store and use it for a cover while carrying and to sit on while you picnic.

Instructor will bring all materials to make the basket and tools students will need during class.

 

Students should wear comfortable clothing.

 

Baskets will not be stained during class.

To Register Call AFS at Phone: 518-696-2400

The Country Seat and Hawk Mountain

Pennsylvania

March 20, 2020

March 20, 21 & 22, 2020

Linda  will be teaching waxed linen at The Country Seat and Adirondack Pack Baskets at Hawk Mountain.

NCBA 2020 Convention

Durham, NC

March 26, 2020

March 26, 27, 28 &29, 2020

Linda  will be teaching Nature's Garden, Magestic and Super Duo Wrap.

To register and attend students must be members of NCBA.

Finger Lakes Guild

Rochester, NY

April 24, 2020

April 24 & 25, 2020

This is a guild event.

Exploration and Cascade - Waxed Linen Baskets

Adirondack Folk School

May 08, 2020

Lake Luzerne, NY

Cascade Necklace

 

2 ¼” W X 1 1/2”H

 

This little pouch necklace is twined with waxed linen.  Near the top the delica beads are accented on one side with red drops and on the other side brown magatamas giving your pouch two different looks.  The rim is a simple braided rim.  Complete with a cotton cord neck cord.

Exploration Basket

 

2 1/2” D x 1”H

 

New waxed linen weavers will weave the entire basket with 7 ply waxed linen. Weave the base and add a beaded foot. Twine the sides learning a spiral and stack pattern. Finish with a braided rim. As you weave Linda will demonstrate and teach you her techniques.  Emphasis on shape, tension and technique. 

Instructor will bring all materials to make the basket and tools students will need during class.

 

Students should wear comfortable clothing.

To Register Call AFS at Phone: 518-696-2400

Bicycle Basket

Adirondack Folk School

May 09, 2020

Lake Luzerne, NY

Approximate Dimensions: 6” x 11” x  9 1/4”H

Weave your own Adirondack inspired Bicycle Basket new design by Linda for 2020. The basket has a solid woven base to keep everything safely in the basket as you ride. 

 

To Register Call AFS at Phone: 518-696-2400

Basket Classes at the Blacksmith Conference

Washington County Fairgrounds, NY

June 04, 2020

June 4, 5 & 6, 2020

June 4 - Baby Adirondack Pack Basket or Small Bread Basket or Jelly Basket

June 5 - Hiker Adirondack Pack Basket or Survival Bowl or Cascade

June 6 - Mini Survival Bowl or Small Gift Basket

You can see more info by clicking on this PDF of the classes

Select Classes here   Then email to Linda at AdkBasketry@outlook.com   Linda will create an invoice and email it to you.

Berry Purse Basket

Thousand Islands Art Center, Clayton, NY

June 11, 2020

9am – 5pm (with short lunch break)

All weavers

 

Dimensions: Approx. 5 ½” x 9” x 6 1/2”H top of rim

This is a great basket!  Use as a purse, berry picking basket or a fabulous gift.  

 

To register call TIAC at 1-315-686-4123

Jabez Conference

Jabez, Kentucky

June 16, 2020

June 16 - 20, 2020

Linda will be teaching Super Duo Wrap or Super Duo Wrap Set, Nature's Garden, It's A Set Up, Cherry Delight and Arrowhead.

Registration books are out. Register early :)

Sightseer Adirondack Pack Basket Class

Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne, NY

June 24, 2020

June 24 & 25, 2020

9am - 4pm both days

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  These versatile baskets were used to carry just about everything the guides, hunters and trappers took with them into the woods.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. The Sightseer pack is a great size for teens or adult men and women.  

To register call AFS at 1-518-696-2400

Bicycle Basket Class

Thousand Islands Art Center, Clayton, NY

July 07, 2020

9am – 5:00pm (with short lunch break)

All weavers

Approximate Dimensions: 6” x 11” x  9 1/4”H

Weave your own Adirondack inspired Bicycle Basket new design by Linda for 2020. The basket has a solid woven base to keep everything safely in the basket as you ride. 

To register call TIAC at 1-315-686-4123

Bicycle Basket Class

View Art Center, Old Forge, NY

July 09, 2020

9:30am – 4:30pm

All weavers

Approximate Dimensions: 6” x 11” x  9 1/4”H

Weave your own Adirondack inspired Bicycle Basket new design by Linda for 2020. The basket has a solid woven base to keep everything safely in the basket as you ride. 

To register call View Art Center at 1-315-369-6411

Pack Basket Weekend Class

Great Camp Sagamore, Raquette Lake, NY

July 10, 2020

July 10 - 12, 2020

Experience a Historic Adirondack Camp

Arrive Friday, settle in and explore.  Weaving Saturday and Sunday.  Lots to see and experience throughout the weekend.

 

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  This will be a weekend of weaving one or more packs.  Pick a size or two.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets.

To register call GCS at 1-315-354-5311

Sightseer Adirondack Pack Basket Class

Thousand Islands Art Center, Clayton, NY

July 30, 2020

July 30 & 31, 2020

9am – 4pm  both days

 

Dimensions:  8 ½” x11” x 16”H

 

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  These versatile baskets were used to carry just about everything the guides, hunters and trappers took with them into the woods.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. The Sightseer pack is a great size for teens or adult men and women. 

 

To register call TIAC at 1-315-686-4123

Hiker Adirondack Pack Basket Class

View Art Center, Old Forge, NY

August 04, 2020

9am – 5pm  

 

Dimensions: 

6” x 9” x 14”H

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  This will be a day of weaving ending with a great pack ready for your day hike or canoe trip.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets.  Adults and children can wear this pack.

 

To register call View at 1-315-369-6411

Sightseer Adirondack Pack Basket Class

Sanborn Mills Farm, Loudon, NH

August 08, 2020

August 8 & 9, 2020

Sightseer Adirondack Pack Basket

9am – 4pm

2 day class

 

Dimensions:  8 ½” x11” x 16”H

 

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  These versatile baskets were used to carry just about everything the guides, hunters and trappers took with them into the woods.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. The Sightseer pack is a great size for teens or adult men and women.  

To register call SMF at 1-603-435-7314

Mountaineer Adirondack Pack Basket Class

Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne, NY

August 11, 2020

August 11 & 12, 2020

9am – 4pm

2 day class

 

Dimensions:  9” x12” x 20”H

 

The Adirondack Pack Basket is one of the most recognized objects associated with the Adirondacks.  These versatile baskets were used to carry just about everything the guides, hunters and trappers took with them into the woods.  Create your own pack basket patterned from the traditional Adirondack Pack Baskets. The Mountaineer pack is a large pack, great size for adult men and woman for trips to the farmers market, hunting and hiking.

To register call AFS at 1-518-696-2400

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