Allied Arts will sponsor a beginning pine needle basket making workshop on Saturday, October 11. Instructor Amy Clark-Davis, will teach the ancient coiling technique used by Native Americans since pre-Columbian times. Participants will learn how to weave a coiled pine needle basket including how to prepare needles, basic stitching, addition of thread when weaving, and forming the basket walls.
Davis’ pine needle basket workshop is Saturday, October 11 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Allen’s Market Building, 101 West McIntosh Street, Milledgeville. The cost of the workshop is $72.00 and includes all supplies. Interested persons are encouraged to register early as space is limited to six students, ensuring individual help to enhance each student’s level of creativity.