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Pine Needle Basket Weaving
March 31 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
One event on April 2, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Create a pine needle coil basket from start to finish in this two-day class! Participants will learn how to start a basket + basic stitching and finishing. There will be time during class to weave with help from the teaching artist and participants will need to work on their baskets at home between classes. A fun and functional art form using natural materials! Please enter through the Penn Avenue door.
Dates: March 31 & April 2 from 5:30 – 9:30 pm
Teaching Instructor: Martha Denham
Cost: $80 Member / $95 Non-Member
Teaching Artist Bio: I have been weaving pine needle coil baskets for 40 years. I learned the basics of this craft at Linn-Benton Community College in Albany, OR. From those classes I spent many years producing baskets similar to the Native American designs and American craft. Over the years I have incorporated my own design and material changes to where my work is mixed media. I have displayed my work at art galleries in Hood River, Troutdale, Forest Grove, and Lake Oswego.
Registration cancellations & transfers must be made through Art Center East at (541) 624-2800 48 hours or more before the class start time. We cannot issue refunds or transfers for cancellations received after the 48-hour cutoff. Exceptions will be considered for medical or family emergencies. ACE will honor a refund, minus a $10 administration fee when the cancellation is made 48 hours or more before class start date. When a class is canceled due to low enrollment, we will issue a refund for all registration fees. ACE will contact you in the event of a cancellation.