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Art Basket Workshop

  • Northport Arts Association 301 N. Mill Street Northport, MI United States (map)

with Kerry Bowles

Cost: $60.00 for NAA member; $72.00 for Non-member
(plus $10 material fee paid directly to the instructor the day of the class)

Create an approximately 6” x 8” basket using clothesline cord wrapped with cotton fabric strips.

Techniques to be demonstrated and/or explored.
•    Inserted yarn/cord detail
•    Various applique techniques
•    Rolled top finish
•    Shaping baskets through tension and manipulation of cord
•    Various embellishments and unique detailing

Students need to bring:
•    zigzag capable sewing machine in good working order (remember power cords, foot control etc.)
•     selection of cotton threads including variegated colors
•     machine bobbins
•     sewing machine needles size 14 or 16,  universal or top stitch
•    standard sewing supplies (pins, needles, scissors etc.)
Materials fee will cover clothesline for core, cotton fabric strips and various embellishment choices.

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