• October 24
  • Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center, Cape Girardeau
  • October 24, 2020
  • Category: Classes/Workshops

Event Details

Venue

  • Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
  • 2289 County Park Drive
  • Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • (573) 290-5218
  • http://www.mdc.mo.gov

Event Description

Students will learn to make a simple square basket using basic tools and processes. Techniques learned will be putting ribs in a slotted pine base, simple twining, basic over and under weaving, decorative chain weaving, rimming and lashing. Students will also learn shaping and spacing as they weave to achieve an attractive finished basket. (ages 12+) All materials are provided. Masks are required, and participants will social distance. Each participant will have their own materials and tools to reduce contact.

Event presented by:

  • Missouri Department of Conservation