Adirondack Pack Basket Weaving Workshop

Sun, Jul 16 at 10:30am

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Come join us for a day of basket weaving at the beautiful Golden Well Farm and Apiaries. In this full day baset-weaving intensive, everyone will make and leave with their own hand-crafted Adirondack Pack Basket, a basket that dates back to the 1800s, and was originally used for carrying heavy loads while trekking, hiking, hunting and trapping in the Adriondack Park Region.

Basket weaving is a way to connect with our ancestral lineage, it is an allowance to sit together and tell stories, to commit to making slow and honoring the process. Come enjoy a relaxing and fun day in a beautiful farm setting to learn a new skill and leave with your own basket for use in garden, forest, farm, or mountain.

Snack and tea will be provided. Please bring a pot-luck dish to share, a pencil, a flat head screwdriver, and scissors.

Class fee is $75, materials fee is $45. All weaving materials included in fee, straps not included.

This class is open to ages 16 and up, no experience necessary.  Space is limited so please register early!

 


Golden Well Farm & Apiaries

1089 River Rd.
New Haven, VT

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