Penland School of crafts
67 doras trail penland, nc
july 2017

This 2 week workshop covered expressive ways to create nonfunctional sculptural works using organic, found, and recycled materials with basketry. Students first learned basic twining techniques using wax linen and hemp twine. Then they began working intuitively with chosen objects while considering the techniques they learned.  Materials included clay, cement, waxed linen, reed, wire, and any found objects students brought with them. Stuednts create amazing baskets and forms!