Author Archives: Jutta

Pine Needle on Gourd Workshop with Toni Best, October 13 and 14, 2018.

There are only a few spaces open. The Bay Area Basket Makers Guild (BABM) is offering a 2-day workshop, October 13 and 14, 2018.  Where: 205 Milo Place in San Ramon.  Time: 9:30 to 4:30 PM, Saturday and Sunday.  Materials … Continue reading

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Basket-Weaving with Charlie Kennard

For description of baskets, schedule and location, click on the link below. Basket workshops update 7.11.18

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Randall Museum Basket Event with Julia Parker and Family

In celebration of its current exhibit, A Tradition of Making: Californian Native Basketry, the Randall Museum will be hosting a weekend with master basket weaver Julia Parker and three generations of her family on September 14,15 &16. The Celebrate Making! … Continue reading

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West County Fiber Arts Workshops

WCFA offers a variety of workshops in fiber arts.

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Sierra Rock

This knotted piece by Nancy Briemle was inspired by the granite rocks in the Sierras and took 12 years to complete.  Waxed linen and metallic threads are knotted over a carved Styrofoam base with lid.

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Birch Bark Fun at Heidelmann Retreat 2011 with Deb Curtis

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How to Weave Authentic Hawaiian Lauhala Bracelets

Aloha.  Here is the newest book by Jim Widess.  Hot off the press.  How to Weave Authentic Hawaiian Lauhala Bracelets.  For weavers who don’t live in Hawaii, there are lots of materials that can be substituted to weave the patterns … Continue reading

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Pine Needle Basket by Stephanie Dwiggins

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New DVD – Advanced Basket Weaving with Nadine Spier

Nadine just released her new DVD “Advanced Basket Weaving with Nadine Spier” which is a sequel do her first DVD “Basket Weaving Essentials with Nadine Spier.”   I have both DVDs and just finished watching the second one.  The instructions are … Continue reading

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For Animal Lovers Only

Click on the link to see the video NON-Basketmakers at Work

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