Discover the ancient and contemplative craft of basket making.
Artist Anne Thoday teaches the technique of coiled basketry, where materials are stitched together.
Students will learn:
- How to begin and finish a coiled basket
- The variety of plants that can be used in basketry
- How to prepare plants for the garden for basketry
No previous basketry experience is necessary.
All materials and tools are supplied, however students may also bring their own reclaimed materials for experimentation.
About Artist Anne Thoday
Anne’s practice is seated largely within the realm of contemporary environmental art. She is a multi-disciplinary artist producing works that arouse an appreciation and reverence for the natural world.
Materials will be supplied however you will also be given a list of materials that you can collect and incorporate into your basket if you wish to do so.