Dates: August 12-13, 2017
Class Times: Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 9am-2:30pm
Instructor: Judith Nevin
Open Studio: Sat 7-9pm
We will be making two baskets this weekend. The Plaid High Handled Tote is made with a filled bottom and three different colors. The basket measures 12” x 5 ½” x 8 ½”. The Bi Colored Storage Basket is rectangular with a filled bottom. The basket measures 12” x 5 ½” x 5 ½”. Students will be learning to carve handles, skids and rims. These baskets are in constant use in my house.
Materials Fee: $45
About the Instructor:
Judith Nevin has been making baskets for more than 20 years. She has traveled throughout the country researching baskets and their history. Judy is extremely interested in Native American and Shaker basketry and many of the baskets she has created herself reflect her interest is these cultures. She continues to study with basket makers from all over the country and has taught individual lessons, groups of school children and classes at Fletcher Farm School and several galleries. She is a member of the Society of Vermont Artists and Craftsmen, Inc.