For all levels of students, in this class you get to use your imagination to create your own desired pattern with waxed linen and beads.
The instructor will supply a craft-ready gourd base, twining materials and all supplies except those listed in the student's required supplies below.
Most will finish, depending on your expertise. However any who do not complete the project will be given enough supplies to finish on their own.
What you are required to bring
Each student is required to bring the following items to class:
About the instructor
Cookie Hanson is a well known California fiber artist who has been exploring basketry techniques since the 1970's. Primarily engaged in basket making, Cookie also explores the intersection of gourds and fiber, as well as free form sculpture using both traditional and natural materials. She is an active member of Bay Area Basket Makers, Los Angeles Basket Guild, Misty Washington Basket Guild, California Gourd Society (several patches) and manages a small school teaching gourd and basketry, Love Weaving Baskets ([email protected] ) in Seal Beach California.