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Give to the Max 2013 campaign results

Give to the Max 2013 campaign results

  Even though there were a few hiccups yesterday with the Give to the Max 2013 website, it crashed and was down for five hours, the organizations and schools ended up getting over $17 million dollars in donations! Check the website at GiveMN.razoo.com to see the Give to the Max 2013 campaign results, discover how the recipients of the generous donors fared. Way to go […]

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Give to the Max 2013 MN Campaign

Give to the Max 2013 MN Campaign

  Well, today is MN Give to the Max 2013 Day campaign here in Minnesota, and I just donated to a few of my favorite non-profits this morning. Through GIVE TO THE MAX 2013 I support these arts organizations: Northwoods Friends of the Arts Lyric Center for the Arts MacRostie Art Center Ely Greenstone North House Folk School GIVE TO THE MAX 2013 North House […]

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Hostgator Black Friday Deals!

  Have you been sitting on the fence about starting your very own top level domain name website or blog? Well, now’s the time to take advantage of this terrific deal on Black Friday with Hostgator, the #1 hosting and domain name registrar in my book! WickerWoman.com has been using Hostgator now as my preferred hosting company for all my websites since 2007! Hostgator Black […]

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Today is Give to the Max Day Minnesota!

What is GiveMN? GiveMN.org is the smart way for you to discover, support and engage with the charities that are right for you. The online giving platform allows you to easily find organizations that match your giving goals, support them through secure credit or debit card donations, receive automated tax deductible receipts through email, and conveniently track and record your donations in a single online […]

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Domain Host iPower.com switches to new platform!

The much awaited web site domain transition from the old platform to the new by my host company, iPower.com has finally taken place with WickerWoman.com, and seems to be working fairly well so far. The company decided to upgrade to a new platform (in laymen’s terms that’s a new-fangled and improved system), way back in November. I requested that my site be transitioned to the […]

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Natural Rush Seatweaving Class Listing in John C. Campbell Folk School Catalog

Natural Rush Seatweaving Class Listing in John C. Campbell Folk School Catalog

Here’s the online catalog description of my week-longNatural Rush Seatweaving Class coming up June 29-July 5, 2008 at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, NC. This is an Intermediate Level weaving class with previous seatweaving experience a must, and preferably in paper fibre rush. We will work with both natural cattail leaves and imported bulrush, completing at least one chair or footstool, but […]

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Hand-Twisted Rush Seatweaving in 2008 Campbell Folk School Catalog

Hand-Twisted Rush Seatweaving in 2008 Campbell Folk School Catalog

I received the 2008 full-color catalog for the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina today! It features my hand-twisted natural rush seatweaving class, offered June 29-July 5, 2008. I poured over each class listing (after reading the description of my Hand-Twisted Natural Cattail & Bulrush Seatweaving course, first), and was really impressed by the vast number of new classes and new instructors. […]

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Snow, Snow and More Snow!

Snow, Snow and More Snow!

December is coming in with a BIG BANG! We are under Winter Storm Warning, expecting 16 inches of snow tonight!!!! One nice thing though, snow means it’s going to warm up a bit! It’s actually warmed up from 11 below zero this morning to to 19 degrees above this evening! Wheeee! We have at least eight inches of snow already that fell today on top […]

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Kentucky Seatweaving Expert Added To Furniture Repair Directory!

Kentucky Seatweaving Expert Added To Furniture Repair Directory!

SEATWEAVING EXPERT ADDED – Welcome Kirk Catinna of Lexington, Kentucky as the newest addition and first listing from the State of Kentucky to the Seatweaving section of the National Furniture Repair Directory Kirk works strictly with cane; hole-to-hole strand cane, prewoven cane and binder cane, like the one here to the left. Be sure to let him know that you heard about his business on […]

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Gog and Magog have new barnyard friends!

Gog and Magog have new barnyard friends!

Remember me telling everyone about my McKnight/Arrowhead Regional Art Council fellowship grant trip to England last year, where I worked on weaving the 14 ft. willow effigies Gog and Magog with my host, basketmaker and seatweaver Olivia Elton Barratt? Well, as you might also recall, she now holds the highest position of Prime Warden in the Worshipful Company of Basketmakers, which is a guild going […]

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