WEAVE AN ASIAN STYLE FISHTRAP (LAMPSHADE) with Harriet Goodall
mink & me
2 Namoi Street
Time: 10am - 4pm
Date: Saturday 26th October, 2019
This class will suit beginner or intermediate weavers who are interested in making an Asian style fish-trap using paired twining.
In this workshop Harriet will provide all the materials and cover:
The history of basket making and global techniques
Materials & Tools
Hand making cordage from plant materials
Paired twining technique to make a basket shape with rattan.
You will go home with a fish trap style basket which you can later turn into a lampshade if you wish (electrical components will be discussed but will NOT be supplied)
A pair of sharp scissors
A spray atomiser bottle for water
An apron or old clothing
Any favourite feathers yarns or shells you would like to incorporate
Morning tea and a light lunch will be provided.
NB: Limited numbers - small class size
Mink & Me
Terms: Only full payment will secure place.
Places can be transferred but not refunded.
Further info and detailed terms please see https://harrietgoodall.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/booking-terms.pdf