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Twill Woven Cat’s Head Basket Workshop

May 29, 2022 @ 2:30 am - 9:30 am

WITH JOAN CARRIGAN

This is an in-person workshop. Note that participants will be required to wear masks for this workshop. The “Cat’s Head” basket has a distinctive elegant shape. It starts with a square base and moves to a round form which sits on four-pointed base corners. This is a traditional Shaker style basket with many variations on its shape and size and makes a beautiful storage basket. This version has a continuous twill pattern adding to its elegance. Choice of dyed reed spokes will be on offer. The size is approximately 11” wide x 8” high. Suitable for beginner and intermediate.

HCP Members $120
Non Members $140

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Basketry Classes with Joan Carrigan

Joan Carrigan is a full time basketmaker and basketry teacher living on Salt Spring Island, BC. Over the past 25 years, her passion for baskets has led her to study, travel and explore many different techniques and materials within the medium. Joan studied Fine Art and Art History at the University of Guelph and her love of history prompted her research in traditional techniques. Her background in fine art has encouraged her enthusiasm for the sculptural and creative potentials that the medium offers. Her inspiration comes from the plant materials she respectfully harvests from nature. Joan’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. Joan teaches extensively both close to home and in Europe and finds this to be a very rewarding aspect of her career.

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Date:
May 29, 2022
Time:
2:30 am - 9:30 am
Event Category:

Venue

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific
505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
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Phone:
250-479-6162
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Details

Date:
May 29, 2022
Time:
2:30 am - 9:30 am
Event Category:

Venue

Horticulture Centre Of The Pacific
505 Quayle Rd.
Victoria, BC V9E 2J7 Canada
+ Google Map
Phone:
250-479-6162
View Venue Website