Stitched and Coiled Basket Weaving
Create your own basket from plant fibres.
Time & Location
29 Apr 2023, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Kensington Neighbourhood House, 89 McCracken St, Kensington VIC 3031, Australia
About the event
This workshop is an introduction to handling locally gathered plant fibres and how to turn them into a stitched and coiled basket. Step by step guidance will be offered in material preparation, starting the coil, stitching, shaping and finishing your basket. The day will include a wander nearby to identify suitable plants for weaving, as well as discussion on the history of traditional and contemporary basket making.
Saturday 29 April 11am - 4pm
Tutor: Caroline Hawkins
Cost: $100 / $60 (conc)
Standard$100.00+$2.50 service fee
Concession$60.00+$1.50 service fee