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Antler Baskets–On the Range Exhibition

Antler Baskets–On the Range Exhibition

I’m pleased to have my antler basketry included in this wonderful exhibition the entire month of August, depicting aspects of life on the Iron Range of Minnesota August 4-27, 2016. The First Stage Gallery in the Lyric Center for the Arts, 514 Chestnut Street, Virginia, Minnesota is hosting a reception for the artists participating in the August juried exhibit on Thursday, August 4th from 5:30 […]

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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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Black Friday Deals in the Weaver’s World

Black Friday Deals in the Weaver’s World

Chair caners and basket weavers, be sure to check out all the great Black Friday Deals in the Weaver’s World the Cane and Basket Suppliers have in store for you this year! Most of the supply companies listed on my Cane and Basket Supplies Directory have monthly or quarterly newsletters. Subscribe to them so all year, you’ll be one of the first to know when […]

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Antler basket weaving class–North House Folk School

Antler basket weaving class–North House Folk School

The 2 1/2 day antler basket class at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota on November 13-15th was a big success and almost everyone finished their baskets and then some! These two sisters from Virginia had to leave early. But they took along enough supplies and the pattern to finish this cute little antler wall pocket basket at home.   The antler basket […]

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Peters 3-D Winner MacRostie Art Center

Peters 3-D Winner MacRostie Art Center

Peters Award Winner MacRostie Art Center The 23rd Annual Juried Art Exhibition at the MacRostie Art Center August 7-29, 2015 in Grand Rapids, MN features a collection of local and regional artworks juried by Colleen Sheehy. Sheehy is the Director and CEO of the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, ND, and holds a doctorate in American Studies. Under her leadership, the Plains Art Museum completed […]

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Antler Baskets selected for 2015 Iron Range Exhibition

Antler Baskets selected for 2015 Iron Range Exhibition

The August juried art exhibit “The Iron Range-it’s who we are” features images of the Iron Range of Minnesota. I’m honored to have two of my antler baskets selected for this exhibit by juror, Jane Wertanen. The exhibit will open with a reception from 5:30 to 7:30 on Thursday, August 6th. Participating artists: Cheryl Doran – oils Lisa Hess – fiber Sharon Holmbeck – acrylic […]

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