Coiled Straw Basket with Charlie Kennard

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Coiled Straw Basket with Charlie Kennard

Join us as we learn how to use native grasses to create baskets!

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Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation 900 Sanford Road Santa Rosa, CA 95401

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  • 6 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

We will use native deer grass (Muhlenbergia rigens ), or rush (Juncus ), as the foundation for the beginning of a bowl-shaped basket suitable for holding fruit or for dough-rising. As binder, we will use peeled willow. Participants with strong hands and who wish to start a skep (beehive) will have the option of using a roadside grass and binding cane.