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Melon Basket

  • Arbutus Folk School 610 4th Ave E Olympia, WA, 98501 United States (map)

Instructor:  Ardith Hamilton
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time: Instruction is 9 am – 4:00 pm 
Cost: $94
Registration closes:  Feb. 28th

Number of Students: Minimum of 6, maximum of 10
Skill level: No experience required

Materials provided by student: Pointed, sharp and sturdy scissors; ruler or tape measure; paper and pencil/pen for taking notes; towel; small tub or bucket for soaking reed

Class Description: The melon basket is a basket perfect for students with no basketmaking experience.  It will be completed during the class, the grapevine hoops making each basket unique.  This is a great basket with a rustic look that will challenge to student to learn additional skills.

Notes: All classes take place at the Arbutus Folk School 610 4th Ave. E., Olympia, WA 98501. Classes will be canceled if minimum number of students are not registered. Registering early helps us prepare and offer the highest quality experience for everyone and there is no risk: Full refunds are provided if classes are canceled.   The Arbutus Folk School proudly admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin. 

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Earlier Event: March 3
Fundamentals of Art
Later Event: March 9
Simple Book Making