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Basket Weaving Workshop at The Flower Fields

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The Flower Fields

5704 Paseo Del Norte

Carlsbad, CA 92008

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The Art of Basketry

Learn how to recycle plant materials and transform them into beautiful baskets!

This 1-Day Workshop is taught by award winning basket artist Nadine Spier. You will learn how to coil a a basket around an unusual stone center and to weave so your stiches line up on both sides of the basket. The instructor has developed a technique of weaving around stones and other ornate objects. It’s an easy way to start a basket and you will later find yourself looking for fun things such as brooches or pendants to use as centers in future baskets. You will be provided with flexible pine needles and Irish waxed linen thread, but your new skills can later be used to weave many common plants such as Dusty Miller, Lavender, Rosemary, fern stems, Jacaranda and much more. Basket weaving is wonderful way to channel away stress and recycle from the environment.

Class size is limited – early enrollment suggested. Ages- teens and adults.

Class Dates: Sunday, March 18 9:30-3:30

Sunday, April 15 9:30-3:30

Sunday, April 29 9:30-3:30

Class $55 plus $38 materials fee (ALL materials are provided). Fee includes admission to the Flower Fields. Bring scissors and a sack lunch. Feel free to contact instructor with any questions at:

info@nadinespier.com. See www.nadinespier.com for more information.

Nadine Spier is an award winning fiber artist and instructor. Her woven vessels and sculptures are displayed internationally. She has an impressive record of exhibitions, commissions, and awards including the Handweavers’ Guild of America Award of Excellence, many First Places, Best of Show and Juror’s Choice. She lectures and teaches basketry throughout the U.S. and Canada. Her work has been published in over 20 periodicals and book. In 2002 Nadine was featured on the Discovery Channel. Nadine has also produced 3 basketry instructional DVDs.

MATERIAL FEE INCLUDES:

Harvested/sorted/washed pine needles

Large spool of Irish linen thread

Mounted polished stone cabochon on faux leather

Darning sewing needle

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For registration contact:

Joni Miringoff

760 930-9123 or joni@carltas.com

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