Try a New Basket Technique: A Twill Basked with a Cat Head Bottom Workshop-CANCELLED

CRN: 
30006
Course Dates: 
June 15, 2013
Times: 
9a.m. - 5p.m.
Instructor(s): 
Carlson Tuttle
Course Catalogs: 
2013 Summer

This workshop has been cancelled.

Fee: $85/person
Material Fee: $25/person Payable to the instructor

THIS WORKSHOP IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; OLLI MEMBERSHIP IS NOT REQUIRED TO ENROLL

This workshop will be introduced to twill weaving and learn how to create and construct various linear twill patterns. Students will learn how to make traditional Shaker cat head bottoms on their baskets. The basket will be constructed out of rattan (reed). Students should expect to complete one basket and to have learned enough to continue on their own.


Carlson Tuttle
(carlsontuttle@yahoo.com)has been making baskets since he was a child. He has taught basket making at John C. Campbell Folk School since 1991. He has been a member of Southern Highlands Craft Guild since 1983.

Twill Basket