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Weave a Mini Basket for Beginners

Learn how to weave a beautiful mini-basket using the coiling technique. Perfect to be used as a pen pot or for a succulent!

About this Event

Taking inspiration from her native Senegal where basket-weaving is a craft passed down from generation to generation in rural villages, join Tabara N’Diaye of La Basketry on this interactive workshop via Zoom where you will learn how to weave a beautiful mini-basket using the coiling technique achieved by wrapping raffia paper with a needle around the core material – a bundle of seagrass.

This class is open to beginners and available with materials or without materials :

£50 with materials / £40 without materials

With materials (UK only)

You will receive enough materials to make a mini-basket – 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 5th of October we won’t be able to ship materials to you

Colour palette: Lavender and pink

Without materials

Please email info@labasketry.com for a full list of materials

Class kept to a small group.

Your Teacher:

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.


Sat 10 Oct 2020


10:00 am - 12:00 pm




See ticket link for more details
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