Upcoming Classes

Zoom Classes with Northeast Basketmakers Guild
To register for class contact:   2022 Fall Zoom Classes – Northeast Basketmakers Guild

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Couching on a Gourd
Zoom Class
September 29 and 30, 2022

Learn to create a design on a gourd using a sewing technique called couching combined with coiling, a basket weaving technique. You will be provided with a ready-to-weave gourd with cord that is dyed to match the gourd.                                  

                                                                                                                                          

Supplies included in the kit: drill bit, needle, tiger tape, ready-to-weave gourd, waxed linen cord, dyed cord, beads and step by step color photo instructions.                        

                                                                                                                                          

                                                                                                                                          

List of Tools: drill (cordless or electric), awl, scissors, tape measure, #2 pencil, wet ones

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Fairy Pot, Twining on a Mini Gourd
Zoom Class
January 28 and 29, 2023
Learn to twine on a mini gourd using 7 ply waxed linen thread. Using several color combinations and beads you can create a design with a sweet ruffle edge. You will be provided with a mini prepared gourd, thread, drill bit, stylus, Tiger Tape, and step by step color photo instructions. Finished size 2.5" x 3"