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Workshops

Other workshops available:

SILK CURLS BASKET:  2 Day Workshop

For the inner basket, using archival paper; you will weave a cat's head basket with a twill

base and sides.  After weaving the basket, paper curls will be added as an embellishment.  With a variety of color choices,  students will learn the technique of silk fusion.  Dimensions: 6.5" x 6.5" x 8" H

Level: Advanced



WENDY DURFEY CONTEMPORARY BASKETRY

SILK FUSION ROUND BASE BASKET:  1 Day Workshop

For the inner basket, using archival paper; students will weave a round spoked base and plain weave sides. Then, with a variety of color choices, you will learn the technique of silk fusion. The silk is applied as the outer layer of the basket with optional embellishment of feathers and metallic threads. A crimped rim will finish the basket. Dimensions: 4" x 4" x 4" H

Level: Intermediate

SILK FUSION 'N LOOPED BASKET:  2 Day Workshop

For the inner basket, using archival paper (already painted); students will weave a round spoked base and plain weave sides. Then, with a variety of color choices, you will learn the technique of silk fusion. The silk is applied as the outer layer of the basket. Then, a partial third layer of wire, using a looping technique, will be added. Dimensions: 5" x 5" x 5.5" H

Level: Advanced

SILK FUSION TWILL BLOCKS:  2 Day Workshop

With a wooden base you will weave a twill basket. A twill block design will be woven on the front third of the basket. A regular 2/2 twill will be woven for the remainder of the basket. With a variety of color choices, you will learn the technique of silk fusion. The silk will be applied to the
back two thirds of the basket leaving an exposed twill block design. 
Dimensions:4" x 4" x 13" H

Level: Advanced

SILK FUSION CAT'S HEAD BASKET:  1 Day Workshop

For the inner basket, using archival paper; students will weave cat's head baskets with twill bases and plain weave sides. With a variety of color choices, students will learn the technique of silk fusion. The silk is applied as the outer layer of the basket with optional embellishments of feathers and metallic threads. A paper rim will finish the basket. Dimensions: round - 5" x 5" x 4" H /

Level: Intermediate - Beginner