Wicker Basketry


Wicker, or pliable willow twigs, lends itself to weaving and is a traditional material for utilitarian and decorative baskets. Explore basic basket structures, various weaving materials and commonly used tools. Learn to construct base, sides and rim, and go home with a small, handsome basket and the skills to make more. Limit 6 students

Course Number


Class Size


Age Range


Skill Level

All Levels




  • Yard Stick
  • Sharp Scissors
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Old hand towel (will become stained)
  • Old bath towel (could become stained)


Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

Fall 2017

Section 1: 2 Sundays, 9:30am–1:30pm
1F: Oct 8 & 15, 2017
Instructor: William Krier

$100–OPEN , plus a $25 materials fee payable in class