Nevada Gourd Society

  Est 2016


Hole In One 

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Toni Best

Friday, September 13

Full Day

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$85.00

Class description

The students will coil pine needles around the rim of their gourd and then learn to go into the hole and out of the side of the gourd.


This class is for all levels. If the students are not able to complete their gourd, they will receive enough materials and instruction to complete it at home.


I will provide prepared gourd, pine needles, sewing needle, waxed linen or other thread, and tutorial.

What you are required to bring

Each student is required to bring the following items to class:


  • Small sharp scissors
  • Apron

About the instructor

Toni Best has been creating baskets for over 60 years. Her beloved pine needles work has evolved from being symmetrical with Native American influences to more innovative art pieces. Her work has been accepted in Reno by Handweavers Guild of America in 2018, and recently into Basketry Now exhibit for the National Basketry Organization in 2019.

Questions about this class?

Email Toni at:  tonibestbaskets@gmail.com