July 16, 2016
by dfbanks@earthlink.net
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502 – Paint and Plait: Bias Plaited Baskets ~ Jackie Abrams

Learn to create baskets inspired by an old Shaker technique and how to paint weaving materials using heavy cotton paper and acrylic paint. As participants investigate the possibilities of contemporary basketry through experimentation, exploration and fun, they will plan and … Continue reading

July 4, 2016
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502 Jackie Abrams ~ Paint and Plait: Bias Plaited Baskets

Brattleboro, Vermont Jackie has been a basketmaker since 1975, when she first apprenticed to an 81-year-old traditional white ash basketmaker. Since 1990, she has been exploring plaiting techniques, the use of heavy cotton paper as a material and the possibilities … Continue reading