Teaching Schedule


Joanna has been privileged to instruct basket weaving classes for over 20 years. She currently teaches for four community education programs in schools located in east central Minnesota. It’s always a joy to watch students of all ages creating baskets that they are so very proud of ~ an accomplishment many thought they never could attain! If you would like to try your hand at the age-old art of basketry, join us for one or all of the upcoming weaving classes.

Farmer’s Market Basket Weaving Class

Farmer’s Market Basket Weaving Class

This class will include the materials and instruction to teach you to weave a Farmer’s Market Basket. The Farmer’s Market Basket is one of the most traditional and useful baskets in past and present daily life. The unstained finished project will measure 10 ½” x 16 ½” with 6 ½” tall sides.

  • White Bear Lake South Campus High School : 202 - Art Room
  • Date & Time: Saturday, October 7th, 2017 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Material Fee: $35
  • Teaching Fee: $45
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Snack Basket Weaving Class

Snack Basket Weaving Class

This basket is an excellent project for beginner and advanced weavers alike. With a 7” x 7” base and 7” sides, the Snack Basket includes dyed weavers and a wooden and wire bale handle. The kit fee and class fee are combined for Pine City Community Education.

  • Pine City High School 7th Grade Commons
  • Date & Time: Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee:
  • Teaching Fee: $40
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Centerpiece Basket Weaving Class

Centerpiece Basket Weaving Class

All right, East Central weavers! I think you need a challenge, so this class will introduce a new weaving technique for a round base. Measuring at a 7” round base, the sides flare out to a 10” circle with wooden push-in handle.

  • East Central Home Ec. Room
  • Date & Time: Saturday, October 14th, 2018 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Material Fee: $34
  • Teaching Fee: $8
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Utensils Basket Weaving Class

Utensils Basket Weaving Class

This 5”x5” basket with 7” tall sides is a great way to keep spatulas, wooden spoons and whisks close at hand. Rustic primitive decor ~ meet practical & useful in our wooden base Utensil Basket!

  • Grand Rapids RJE Middle School - Room 410 Art
  • Date & Time: Monday, October 23rd, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee: $30
  • Teaching Fee: $10
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Farmer’s Market Basket Weaving Class

Farmer’s Market Basket Weaving Class

The Farmer’s Market Basket is one of the most traditional and useful baskets in past and present daily life. It’s also a fun and rewarding project to weave!

The kits include the pattern and all weaving materials needed to complete the project. Finishing stain, painted berries, flowers, or stencils are not included.

Specs:  Base: 10 ½” x 16 ½” Filled, Sides: 6 ½”, Handles: 14” Tall Hardwood Market D.  All materials and tools will be provided.

  • Cottage Grove Middle School : C-105 Science Classroom
  • Date & Time: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 – 8:30 a.m.
  • Material Fee: $36
  • Teaching Fee: $20
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Oval Market Basket Weaving Class

Oval Market Basket Weaving Class

Whether new to weaving or not, this Oval Market Basket is a fun one to make! The 6” x 11” rectangle base flares into a 10” x 15” oval on the top with a hardwood push-in handle. The kit fee and class fee are combined for Pine City Community Education classes.

  • Pine City High School 7th Grade Commons
  • Date & Time: Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee: $
  • Teaching Fee: $55
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Farm Table Basket Weaving Class

Farm Table Basket Weaving Class

This is the perfect basket to serve as a centerpiece on your rustic trestle table. It measures 6” x 27” on the base with 4” sides and a Market D hardwood handle.

  • East Central High School Home Ec. Room
  • Date & Time: Saturday, November 18th, 2017 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Material Fee: $42
  • Teaching Fee: $8
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Oval Storage Basket Weaving Class

Oval Storage Basket Weaving Class

Perfect for hats & mittens, craft projects, books & magazines, or small loads of laundry, the Oval Storage Basket is the ticket. Measuring 10” x 16” filled base with 8” sides, it is solidly woven, sturdy, and a great way to store just about anything!

  • Grand Rapids RJE Middle School - Room 410 Art
  • Date & Time: Monday, November 20th, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee: $46
  • Teaching Fee: $10
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Braided Rim Fruit Basket Weaving Class

Braided Rim Fruit Basket Weaving Class

With a 10” base and a 12” top, this circular basket is perfect for displaying decorations or acting as the catch-all on the kitchen counter. This class teaches how to weave a double-braided rim as a different option for finishing a basket. The kit fee and class fee are combined for Pine City Community Education classes.

  • Pine City High School 7th Grade Commons
  • Date & Time: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee: $
  • Teaching Fee: $40
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Katelyn’s Shaker Basket Weaving Class

Katelyn’s Shaker Basket Weaving Class

Using a continuous weave for the sides, this class will result in a finished basket with a 7” x 10 1/2” filled base and 6 1/2” tall sides.

  • East Central High School Home Ec. Room
  • Date & Time: Saturday, December 9th, 2017 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Material Fee: $28
  • Teaching Fee: $8
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Swing-Handled Gift Basket Weaving Class

Swing-Handled Gift Basket Weaving Class

During the Christmas season, there is always the stress of finding a gift for someone who is hard to shop for. Make them something instead! This basket measures a base of 5.5” by 7.5” with 4” sides. It’s perfect for filling and giving.

  • Grand Rapids RJE Middle School - Room 410 Art
  • Date & Time: Monday, December 11th, 2017 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Material Fee: $26
  • Teaching Fee: $10
  • Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
 

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57727 Cloverdale Road
Sandstone, MN 55072