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Woven Easter Basket Class in Cook, MN

Woven Easter Basket Class in Cook, MN

  I just realized that I forgot to advertise in the newspapers about the Woven Easter Basket Class I’m teaching in Cook, MN on Saturday, March 23, 2013! It will again be held at the Northwoods Friends of the Arts Gallery (NWFA) at 210 River Street, next to Dreamweaver Hair Salon, Cook, MN from 10am-4pm. I will bring all the weaving materials (natural and dyed […]

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Thanks Cane and Basket Supplies Sponsors

Thanks Cane and Basket Supplies Sponsors

SATURDAY SUPPLIERS–Is Your Cane & Basket Supply Company Listed Here? I just want to take a moment here to thank the wonderful Chair Caning & Basket Making Supply companies that are my advertising sponsors here on WickerWoman.com! Since I DO NOT SELL chair caning and basketweaving materials to the public, I set up the Supplies Directory which lists over 30 businesses that do sell retail, […]

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Basketry Events Calendar Update

Basketry Events Calendar Update

We’ve just updated another basketweaving workshop for 2012 on the Events Calendar page. Added the date and location for the Headwaters Basket Guild’s workshop, “Weavin’ Up North” in Bemidji, Minnesota. Click on the 2012 tab at the top of the page and you’ll jump down to read the April listing. LIKE THIS POST? Subscribe to get updates!

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Headwaters Basketmakers Workshop 2010

Headwaters Basketmakers Workshop 2010

April 16, 17 & 18, 201015th Annual Headwaters Basketmakers Workshop 2010Concordia Language Village, Bemidji, Minnesota The workshop will again be held in the “Salolampi Village” Concordia Language Village College and is nestled in the pines and birches just north of Bemidji, Minnesota. We’ve held this workshop at Concordia for many years now and it’s a lovely setting. And it’s fitting that we are celebrating not […]

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Chair Caning, Basketweaving and TV Watching

Chair Caning, Basketweaving and TV Watching

I almost forgot to post today! And really do want to continue to make daily posts during the month of November since I’ve signed up and pledged to do that through National Blog Posting Month at http://www.nablopomo.com/ But with all I had going on today, here it is 11:36 pm and I’m just getting around to posting! Whew! My day started out just fine with […]

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Quiet, rainy, basketweaving day!

It’s raining again today and the wind has been kicking up rather strongly, but every so often some rays of sunshine stream down, making for a very beautiful tableau. Wonder if we’ll be fortunate enough to see a rainbow soon? Thinking about doing laundry in Cook, which is about 10 miles away to the north and then going over to the artesian well to get […]

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Helping Grandma "Gather Willow"

Here’s our little Lily at 13 months, out gathering “willow” with Grandma! She’s already helped with the basketweaving when younger and now she’s “gathering,” too. We start ’em out young up here in Northern Minnesota, don’t we? LIKE THIS POST? Subscribe to get updates!

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Headwaters Basketweavers Workshop

Have a great time at the 13th ANNUAL HEADWATERS BASKETMAKERS GUILD WORKSHOP in Bemidji, Minnesota this weekend everyone! Today, tomorrow and Sunday April 3, 4, & 5, 2009. If you want to go next year and want more information, or to request a brochure contact: Eve Sumsky, 481 Lake Ave. NW, Tenstrike, MN 56683Phone: 218-586-3533 Email: epbensum@paulbunyan.net LIKE THIS POST? Subscribe to get updates!

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Basketmaster's Weavings Blog

Not too long ago I stumbled across a really neat, very interesting blog by a woman out in New Mexico. The basketmakers name is Nancy Jacobs and her blog is called Basketmaster’s Weavings She’s relatively new to the blogging scene, but is doing a terrific job at spreading the word about basketmaking; she’s offering Tuesday Technique Tips, a couple videos, instruction book recommendations and much, […]

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Shake Rag Alley offers class on New Age Looping

Shake Rag Alley offers class on New Age Looping

NEW AGE LOOPING Donna Kallner Sat & Sun May 17/18, 2008 9 – 4:30 p.m.  Looping is a living legacy from the Stone Age that contemporary fiber artists give their own spin. Learn more about this ancient craft at the instructor’s web site, www.donnakallner.com and in this weekend workshop with the author of New Age Looping.   Become part of a timeless tradition as you […]

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