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RANDOM WEAVE A NESTY BASKET  with Harriet Goodall Petals and Seeds Walgett

Published on Thursday, August 29, 2019

RANDOM WEAVE A NESTY BASKET with Harriet Goodall Petals and Seeds Walgett

Event date: 10/27/2019 Export event

Well well!! This one has been in the pipeline for a while and I am so excited I finally get to share it,  all the final nitty gritty details sorted and where ready to rumble.... drumroll please 🥁 🥁 RANDOM WEAVE A NESTY BASKET 
with Harriet Goodall

Time: 10am - 4 pm 
Date: Sunday 27th October, 2019 

This class will suit beginner weavers who are interested in making a random sculptural woven vessel from vines and other plant materials. 
In this workshop Harriet will cover: ​ 
The history of basket making and global techniques ​ 
Materials & Tools​ 
Notes on techniques 
Hand making cordage from plant materials​ 
Making a base form with rattan. 
Infilling the shape with harvested plants from the garden and embellishing it with feathers or remnant fibres​.


A pair of sharp scissors 
A spray atomiser bottle for water 
An apron or old clothing 
An old towel 
Any favourite feathers, fibres, yarns or ephemera you would like to incorporate

Morning tea and a grazing platter will be provided.

Petals & Seeds 
60 Wee Waa Street 
Phone Georgie Currey 
                                                                                    Booking link: @ Walgett, New South Wales, Australia

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Author: Kate Schwager

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