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Basket Weaving Workshop

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Mechanics Institute Guildford

Meadow St

Guildford, WA 6055

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Transition Town Guildford invites you to join us for a Basket Making Workshop with Terri and Julie from Ragbag Women.


This workshop will introduce you to the ancient technique of coiling using a variety of fibres and textiles such as raffia, wool, fabric, rope and bale string.

You will walk away from this workshop with your own beautiful hand made basket. There will be enough time for you to make a basket and learn the foundations of basket making.

No basket making experience required.

All materials will be supplied.

All you need to bring is yourself and your enthusiasm.

When: Sunday 18 August, 2019
Where: The Mechanics Institute, Guildford
Time: 12:30pm to 4.30pm
Fee: $55.00 per person

Fee include all materials to create your basket and refreshments.

About the Facilitators: Terri and Julie

Terri is a basket weaver, rag knitter and furniture painter who has a background in community work as a social worker. Terri has lived in Bassendean and ran a small shop in Old Perth Road sharing her love of curiousities, collectables, fibre and textile creations.

She is passionate about community engagement and is a committee member of the Arts and Mental Health Network, Katherine Regional Arts and Katherine Junk Arts Festival. Terri is keen to spread the word about recycling and incorporates this into her weaving and rug making and has taken her basket making adventure to Kentucky US, Meymac, France, Yorkshire UK, and soon to Timor Leste. Terri currently resides in Katherine NT and continues her journey of weaving around the world.

Julie Jackman is a local fibre and textile artist.

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