We Are What We Learn is a chance to learn the craft and art of another community maker in a friendly, low key environment. We all have a skill to share and, if we learned anything from our successful We Are What We Make exhibit, Hutchinson is filled with talented and creative makers.
Basket Weaving Led by Hanna Jacobsen
Thursday, July 12th
$40 Not Yet A Member
$30 Member Rate
Learn to create your own unique hand-woven basket. Participants will be guided through weaving pliable willow reeds . All supplies are provided.
Class instructor, Hanna Jacobsen, is a Minnesota Master Naturalist and outdoor enthusiast.
This class is perfect for textile lovers, those who like to work with their hands, and/or anyone looking for a new experience while making friends.
What Is Basketry?
Basketry is made from a variety of fibrous or pliable materials—anything that will bend and form a shape. While basket weaving is one of the widest spread crafts in the history of human civilization. Because natural materials like wood and grass decay naturally and constantly it is impossible to date basketry properly.