Colourful Coasters for Beginners
Learn how to make a pair of colourful coasters using the coiling technique sure to brighten up and elevate any coffee table!
About this Event
During this interactive workshop via Zoom, Tabara N’Diaye of La Basketry will guide you through some of the basics of weaving a coiled basket using jute twine – how to start your base, join in new material and finishing your project.
This class is open to beginners and is available in 2 options with materials or without materials : £30 with materials / £20 without materials
With materials (UK only)
You will receive enough materials to make 2 coasters – materials are sent a week before the workshop (except a pair of scissors and measuring tape/ruler that you will have to provide) – for any bookings after Friday 16th of October, we won’t be able to ship materials to you
Colour options: orange or green
You will need:
3 m of jute rope, 40m of jute twine in your preferred colours, 1 needle, 1 measuring tape or ruler, 1 pair of scissors
Any questions about materials, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Class kept to a small group.
Tabara N’Diaye is the author of ‘Baskets’ a craft book released in May 2019 demystifying the art of basket-making for makers at all levels with projects ranging from coasters to basket bags.
She is also the founder of La Basketry, a lifestyle brand offering baskets and home accessories designed in collaboration with a group of female artisans in Senegal, West Africa.
Visit www.instagram.com/labasketry.com for more information.