Ribbed Basket Basics – May 4 & 5, 2024

May 04, 2024 9:30AM—3:00PM

Location

Marine Mills Folk School 550 Pine St. Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

Cost $115.00

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Learn the basic rib basket-making techniques and take home your first Ribbed Egg Basket!

Join Kirsten, a long-time instructor who will have you laughing and learning, she’ll help you ease into basket weaving with no stress, you’ll be amazed at how fast the time goes.

You will learn rib basic basket-making techniques. Thoughts on this basket:

*This class runs over two days:
Saturday, May 4 (9:30-3) and Sunday, May 5 (9:30-noon)

You will work hard during this class but the outcome will be well worth it. There is truly something magical about taking basic supplies from nature and making a functional work of art. You will love this class!

The instructor will provide all weaving supplies.

Students are asked to bring:

  • Bucket (at least ice cream bucket size or larger)
  • Wooden clothespins (at least 15)
  • Strong scissors
  • Measuring tape
  • Needle-nosed pliers
  • Small flat head screwdriver
  • Spray bottle
  • Pencil for marking
  • Apron or old clothing that can get wet and perhaps snagged
  • As your class is scheduled over a lunch hour, we highly recommend you bring a lunch or click here to learn about local eating opportunities.

Skill Level
No experience required.

Age Requirement
Students ages 18 and older are welcome to attend. 

Location
Marine Mills Folk School
550 Pine Street
Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047

Cost Details
Tuition: $100
Materials Fee: $15
Total: $115

NOTE: Be aware we may cancel class if a minimum number of registrations is not reached. We work to balance teachers’ need to plan for a class with students’ busy schedules — not an easy task. Please register as early as possible!

If interested, you can find our cancellation policy here.