Basketry – Pine Needle – Coiling II - JoElla Manning
Closed coiling is a traditional style of core wrapping, enhanced with radiating or repeat motifs that highlight texture, color, and pattern. After shaping a round or oval center, we will coil with raffia. Your choice of various cording hemp, or waxed linen is made available for purchase. Various core materials will be discussed and made available. Expect to complete 2 small baskets or 1 to 2 medium baskets. All levels welcome. Lab fee includes material to complete 2 baskets. Additional materials are available for purchase.
Basketry – Pine Needle – Open Coiling I - JoElla Manning
Learn the art of coiling pine needles while stitching a decorative yet functional basket, worthy of a keepsake or gift. We will work with cabochons or choice of various centers to begin. Have fun matching threads, styles of stich-work, beads, dyed pine needles and other embellishments of your choice for your creation. Expect to complete 1-2 small to medium size baskets. All levels welcome. Lab fee includes materials to complete 2 baskets. Additional materials are available for purchase.