Learn basket weaving basics while you weave the Magazine File basket. It is a large basket woven with reed and has brown leather handles and brown trim. The finished size is 11” x 7” x 10” (approximate). This basket is well worth the time it will take to weave it. All materials and tools are provided for your weaving needs. This basket is for all levels of basket weavers. Lunch and snacks will be provided, cash bar will be open.
Marcy Blikre has been weaving for over fifteen years and belongs to the Headwaters Basketmakers Guild (Bemidji, MN), Minnesota Basketweavers Guild (Minneapolis, MN), and the National Basketry Organization. She attends three to four workshops each year to learn various weaving techniques and to get new ideas from the teachers and fellow weavers. She loves to teach basket weaving to those interested in this lost art form. A useful basket is one of beauty and purpose. For the past five years, she has sold baskets at various shows in North Dakota (West Fargo, Fargo, Minot, Bismarck, Harwood).