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Art on the Edge 9th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Art on the Edge 9th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

  Peters Antler Basket Selected for Art on the Edge, 9th Juried Exhibit   Opening night for Art on the Edge 9th Annual Juried Art Exhibition at The Edge Gallery in Bigfork, MN will be held on Friday, July 5, 2013 5-7pm. My antler basket sculpture, “Forest Green Double Antler Basket Tray” was selected from over 40 entries by juror Anne Dugan, curator of the […]

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Ely Art Walk–Ely, MN Feb. 2-12, 2012

Ely Art Walk–Ely, MN Feb. 2-12, 2012

  The Ely Art Walk that started on Thursday, February 2 and runs through the 12th promises to be a great winter festival art show! There are over 500 pieces of art on display, presented by 150 artists in the downtown business establishments. Begun in 1998 the Ely Art Walk is different from just about any art walk you’ve ever been to before. For one […]

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Bevel inside chair cane edge–Tuesday Tips

Bevel inside chair cane edge–Tuesday Tips

TUESDAY WEAVING TIPS–Bevel the Inside Chair Rail Edge Surely you’ve seen several hole-to-hole cane seats that are broken and need to be replaced? Maybe they looked somewhat like this one below where the cane has totally failed… Many times the cause of a seat failure like this is due to a sharp edge on the inside rail of the chair, cutting the cane. If you […]

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Tuesday Tips–Join the Chair Caning Forum

Tuesday Tips–Join the Chair Caning Forum

Tuesday Tips— Join the Seatweaving & Chair Caning Forum–The Caner’s Community Hub™ for a sense of belonging, friendship and sharing of information regarding all aspects of chair seat weaving and wicker repair. A day or so ago on the forum, chair caner Wesley Luckey from PA, mentioned that he first met me while taking my wicker furniture repair class at the John C. Campbell Folk […]

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Chair Caning Class at Marc Adams Woodworking School

Chair Caning Class at Marc Adams Woodworking School

Well, I’m off to see the wizard–the wonderful wizard of woodworking!  Leaving for the 1,600 round trip journey in just a few minutes! For all of you that are not familiar with woodworking, building furniture and the like, Marc Adams School of Woodworking in Franklin, Indiana is just about the best there is. My car is packed to the roof with all the footstools my […]

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Updates to WickerWoman.com

Updates to WickerWoman.com

There have been so many updates made to the website that I hardly know where to begin and have not been very good about telling ya’ll about them, sorry! I’ll start with the new blog header so you can catch up on all the great chair caning, wicker, and basket making posts that have been made this year and over the past seven years, too! […]

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Open Water Exhibition–Virginia, MN

Open Water Exhibition–Virginia, MN

Open Water Exhibition A visual art celebration of spring recreation and fishing opener in the northland on the Iron Range area of Minnesota. May 12—June 11, 2011 The First Stage Gallery, 514 Chestnut St., Virginia, MN Gallery Hours: Thursday—Friday—Saturday 11am—3pm Artist reception: Wednesday, May 11th, 6—7:30pm Featured artists include: Jill Aubin, Philip Deloria, Debra Gunderson, Nancy Luloff, Nancy Miller, Casey Newberg, Heidi Mae Niska, Cathryn […]

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Head Spinning Busy

Head Spinning Busy

Without a doubt last month was just about the busiest April I’ve ever experienced and that’s one of the reasons I made few posts here on the blog. May is starting out with a bang too, but I promise to keep you all more in the loop, so to speak. My apologies to all of my loyal followers for the absence! LIKE THIS POST? Subscribe […]

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New Antler Basket Video

I just added another antler basket video, the 4th in the series, through Animoto and posted it to The Wicker Woman YouTube channel, but you can watch it here first! Just click on the title above and you’ll go to the next page where you can watch. Then check out all my vids on the right sidebar of the blog, or go to my YouTube […]

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