SCHG Presents in April

TWINING A BASKET

With Polly Jacobs Giacchina

April 7 & 8, 2018

 

THE ARTIST: “Fiber is a flexible, textural medium creating undulating, tactile sculpture. I continually explore form and structure with the twining technique…my work transforms unique parts of nature to a new interpretation.” Polly has exhibited her work nationwide since 2005 and is affiliated with numerous fiber groups. Visit her website pollyjgfiberart.com to view a gallery of her intriguing pieces and see the how far she has taken this favored twining technique.

MORNING PROGRAM: “My Fiber Art Story”

WORKSHOP: Learn the twining technique and make the small basket shown in the photograph above. We will learn the starting methods and build up a basket using a combination of flat reed, date palm, sea grass and various twining material. These materials will be supplied by our instructor.

Saturday workshop: 1 – 4:30 pm  Sunday workshop: 9 am – 3:30 pm

MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 10

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