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Sculptural Basketry

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Sculptural Basketry
Instructor(s):
Angela Eastman
Date and Time:
6/11/2019
-
6/14/2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
Tuition:
$320 plus $15 Materials Fee
Total Cost:
$
335
Minimum Age Level:
16+
Skill Level:
All
10
available
at risk
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March 12, 2019
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Workshop registration opens for members on February 27.

Workshop Overview

Using the Sitka Center's location on Cascade Head as a source of material inspiration, this workshop will explore basketry as a way to connect to land and weave vessels of reflection. Beginning with a range of basic basketry techniques using provided material, we will move on to incorporating harvested and gathered material (pending approval from Sitka staff, of course!) and exploring basket weaving as sculpture and performance. Emphasis will be on technical foundations, responsible harvesting and basketry as personal expression. All students will leave with at least four completed baskets.

About the Instructor(s)

Angela Eastman weaves together knowledge of traditional craft techniques and movement exercises to facilitate workshops in engaged art making. Angela has taught workshops to kids and adults in sculpture, installation, ceramics, basketry and performance. Angela received training through the Core Fellowship program at Penland School of Crafts prior to receiving her MFA in Sculpture from Cranbrook Academy of Art.

Materials List: Students Bring

ESSENTIAL:

• Pocket knife for harvesting

• Journal/ writing and drawing implements

• Pair of scissors

• Pair of round-nosed pliers

• Clippers for harvesting - several pairs to share

• Washrags

Materials List Provided by Instructor(s)

INSTRUCTOR PROVIDES:

• Basketry reed, various sizes and dyes

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