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Basket Making for Beginners– Week 1

April 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

- $85

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make beautiful baskets woven with natural materials? Maybe you just want to brush up on skills you have learned in the past. All levels are welcome and beginners encouraged for this 3 part workshop series. Each class will consist of 2.5 hours of hands on teaching and guidance from expert basket artist, Barbara Blossey-Chuvalas. Each class will focus on different foundational skills from which you will weave your very own basket!

Week 1  (Wednesday, April 26): The Square Basket— a basic basket that is pretty and functional.
Week 2 (Wednesday, May 3): The Round Basket— from simple to complex the round form is the base for many basket making projects.
Week 3 (Wednesday, May 10): The Heart Basket– you will *love* this sweet heart-shaped basket that is finished in the most charming manor.

Classes are purchased as a three week package and all materials are included:
$85 | Hallockville Members
$105 | non-members

Please bring to class:
sharp scissors clothespins (approx 25 spring type), and small flat head screwdriver or bone awl.

Basket Weaving Workshop

  • Hallockville Museum Farm Members: $85 Non-Members: $105 To become a member please visit our Support page for more information.


April 26
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Hallockville Museum Farm
6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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