Colonial Candlestick Basketweaving Class with Dawn Hummer, Saturday Sept 26


Saturday, September 26  10am - 3pm

Enjoy a day in downtown Apex by handcrafting a lovely fall door or wall basket. Colonial candlestick baskets kept candles for reading and light.  You may hang yours on your front door with holly or fall flowers, or keep in the kitchen for storage. Once you complete this basket, make a second basket, or purchase one to take home to make as a gift. Suitable for beginners and all levels of basketmaker. Full-day workshop.   Basket dimensions: 13 x 5  (hand-dyed reed available for embellishment, stain color not included)  Skills covered include grid layout, plain weave, stop and start, upsetting, rimming, cut and tuck, and lashing.  $25 materials fee (per basket) payable to the instructor.