Dates: August 18-19, 2018
Class Times: Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 9am-2:30pm
Instructor: Judith Nevin
Open Studio: Sat 7-9pm
The weekend will be spent making two baskets. The Laundry Basket is a very sturdy basket with handles under the rim. The basket measures approximately 14” x 14” x 12”. The Wall Basket is a bicolored basket with a carved handle. The basket measures approximately 7” x 4” x 5 1/2”. Students will learn to carve handles, skids and rims.
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.