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Antler Basket Class Fun at North House Folk School

Antler Basket Class Fun at North House Folk School

We had another great antler basket class up at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota over the 4th of July weekend. The Antler Basket Weaving class was held in the Red Building (don’t have an outside photo of that, though) on campus, which is usually where the boat building and other woodworking classes take place. But this time, it was only my 2 […]

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Missing Cane Fish Head in Corner Hole?

Missing Cane Fish Head in Corner Hole?

The previous weaver of this cane seat made a lot of mistakes, but for this blog post, we are only talking about one big, glaring error. We’ll use this photo to discuss other caning errors in future blog posts. Can you spot the error that I’m singling in on here? It’s something missing in the corner hole weaving pattern? I’ll give you a hint, it […]

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Antique Wicker Furniture Motif Features

Antique Wicker Furniture Motif Features

WEDNESDAY WICKER WISDOM–Today we have a wonderful guest blogger here on Weavin’ Wicker Woman. Richard Saunders is a man that hardly needs an introduction since he’s already so well known in the antique wicker furniture industry.   I’ve followed Richard through all his books, but I also remember seeing him on the Good Morning America television show back in the late 1970s or early 1980s. Richard […]

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12th Annual Fabrications Textile Show

12th Annual Fabrications Textile Show

Three of my antler basket sculptures are on exhibit and for sale at the 12th Annual Fabrications Textiles and Jewelry Show in Zumbrota, Minnesota from November 30 – December 31, 2015. 12th Annual Fabrications Textile Show If you are in the southern Minnesota area, near Rochester, be sure to stop in for the Opening Reception on Saturday night, December 5th and meet the artists. If […]

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Antique Wicker Furniture Book Offer

Antique Wicker Furniture Book Offer

Wicker furniture author and appraiser, Richard Saunders is offering for sale, brand new copies of WICKER FURNITURE: A GUIDE TO RESTORING AND COLLECTING (Crown Publishers; 1990) until his supply runs out. This is a 245-page, large format paperback book, which includes an 8-page color photo section, hundreds of black and white photos and lots of fascinating information on antique wicker furniture. The history of the […]

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