Basket making at Tug Hill Estate
April 6, 2022 One Day
- 100 US dollars$100
- Tug Hill Estate
9am - 5pm with lunch break - Lunch included with class fee. Multiple baskets being offered for this class. Medium or Large Picnic/Shopper, Tote For Fun and Wine Basket (2 spots available for this one) When registering make a note to Linda which basket you want to make. Deposit to hold your place in class and towards total at registration $100.00 There will be a balance due. It will vary depending on basket choice. Class will be limited to 12 students. Details for the 4 different basket options: Picnic/Shopper Basket - large Approximate Dimensions: 16” x 20” x 10”H Weave your own Picnic/Shopper Basket. 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. This basket also fits in a shopping cart to carry your groceries. A selection of colors will be available for your webbing handles. Class fee includes all supplies, teaching fee and lunch: $165.00 per student Picnic/Shopper Basket - medium Approximate Dimensions: 11” x 13” x 10”H The Medium Picnic/Shopper is woven like the large, just a little smaller. Class fee includes all supplies, teaching fee and lunch: $145.00 per student Tote For Fun Basket class description Dimensions: 5” x 12” x 9”-10”H This handy tote designed by Linda is just the right size for that trip to the store to pick up a few things. No need to use the stores shopping cart. Students weave a plain weave base with the pre-cut spokes. The pattern up the sides is simple, all natural in various widths of reed with seagrass and birch bark or other ribbon for accent. A webbing handle for easy carry. There will be a few different webbing colors. Class fee includes all supplies, teaching fee and lunch: $110.00 per student Wine Basket - only 2 spaces Dimensions: 5” x 10” x 7 ½”H 14”H with handle This is a great basket to make for a gift or yourself. Woven with a combination of natural reed, seagrass, hardwood handle and leather rim making a great accent. A leather divider is woven in the basket to protect the bottles. Class fee includes all supplies, teaching fee and lunch: $110.00 per student. Students should wear comfortable clothing. Instructor will bring all materials to make the basket and tools students will need during class.