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Appalachian Pack Basket Making Workshop
Date: Saturday, November 9, 2019 - Sunday, November 10, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
This is an amazing crafting opportunity. Andy Paonessa,will provide step-by-step instructions for you to make your own sturdy Black Ash (commonly called Brown Ash) pack basket, complete with cedar bottoms and skids, as well as canvas straps. Andy will also supply all materials, which he gathers locally and processes by hand. Processing the Black Ash involves pounding the trunks in order to remove the annual growth rings into thin, flexible yet strong strips suitable for basket making.
Cost: $200. Two days. Starting on Nov. 9 at 10am and ending Nov. 10 at 5pm.
Location: NorthWoods Stewardship Center, 154 Leadership Drive, East Charleston, VT
Contact: NorthWoods Stewardship Center