#103 Gourd Weaving by Gail Hollinger, Wednesday 9 am to 4 pm
Workshop Description: Gourd baskets can be as free formed and flowing as you wish, or they can be very direct and symmetrical, it’s all up to you. This workshop will cover gourd growing and drying, safely opening and cleaning gourds- inside and out, drilling holes for weaving, and some basic weave structures.
Participants should bring: Sharp scissors. Optional: participants are welcome to bring their own beads and fibers (hand spun yarn, roving, etc.).
Material Fee: $15 Gourd, waxed linen for weft, jute for warp, beads for embellishment.
Class Limit: 12