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Basketry Workshop: Wall Basket

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Interested in the craft of basketry? Southern Highland Craft Guild member, Susan Taylor, will be hosting multiple basketry classes in 2024 at the Folk Art Center!
Join Susan for a Wall Basket-making class!
Tuesday, July 16
Folk Art Center Boardroom
To register, call or text Susan at 828-284-5524
Fee: $95 – includes all materials, tools, and supplies.
About the Instructor
Susan is a native of the coal mining village of Shady Spring, West Virginia. As a child, she watched her mother, Mae Alice Taylor, weave functional baskets. In 2002, after back surgery limited Mae’s mobility, it was time for mother to pass to daughter her precious knowledge of the art of basket weaving. Susan describes that time as “finally coming home”. The combination of fibers and artistry had opened a new avenue of self-discovery for her. Susan’s baskets are known for their quality, attention to detail, and visual excitement. A ‘natural’ in 3-dimensional arts, Susan also enjoys pottery, gourd projects, jewelry making, beadwork, wood turning, and felting wool.
Upcoming Workshops: 
August 13 – Open Bowl
September 17 – Oui Jar
October 15 – Market Basket
November 19 – Round Table Tray
December 17 – Rectangle Storage Basket


July 16
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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