Virtual Basketry Workshops

Registration Instructions:

Pre-registration required. Submit your Program Registration form with cash/check payment to H.C. Parks. Mail to P.O. Box 2900, Flemington, NJ 08822 or drop off at the Hunterdon County Arboretum, 1020 State Highway 31, Lebanon, NJ 08833. The WebEx address will then be emailed to you. You will need to pick up a materials kit at the Arboretum. This program will be recorded, therefore, you could revisit it if need be. Or if you cannot make the date, just watch it later (the recordings will be available for two months after the workshop date). 

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  • Date: Tuesday, January 31
  • Time: 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM
  • Location: virtual program
  • Ages: adults
  • Cost: $32 (pre-registration required) 
  • Class size: 10 participants
  • Instructor: Liz Braidwood-Fulmer, Recreation Program Coordinator 
  • Skill Level: Beginner to advanced

Work along with Liz, during this instructional webinar, as she shows you step-by-step how to weave a basic rectangle basket using flat reed. This basket measures 13” long x 9” wide x 9” tall. 

Tools you supply: Scissors, bucket of warm water (to soak reed in), tuck tool or small flathead screwdriver (about ¼” wide, thin head), 10 mini clamps or clothespins, spray bottle (filled with warm water, spoke weight or heavy book (to hold spokes down) and a dull darning needle that will take waxed linen.