Fiber Art with Giffin - NANTUCKET WEAVING
Study Nantucket Lightship Basket Weaving with Nancy Gray Giffin at the Visual Arts Center (VAC). Learn the history of Nantucket Baskets, weaving baskets using different molds, the difference between cane and Bleached Hamburg cane and reed, using even vs uneven spokes, and adding a step to create a pattern. $200 Supply Fee to Instructor for 2 projects ($100 for each project) and use of tools.
- Round Nantucket Basket: The first two sessions will focus on the basics and create a 5” basket over a wooden mold using Reed and Cane.
- Nantucket Hourglass Vase: The second two weeks will advance your knowledge and create a 9” vase.
NANTUCKET WEAVING with Nancy Gray Giffin: $120 ($96 VAC Member)
4 Week Class: Tuesday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nancy Gray Giffin, Instructor
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- 20% Savings on Classes
- 10% Savings on Workshops
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Registration: Registration closes 72 hours prior to start date. If you miss the start date, email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to join mid-session. Please register and reserve your space online so we can send you instructions and video links. If you have difficulty registering online, please call the VAC at 941-639-8810 (10am and 2pm, Monday through Friday), or email email@example.com and someone will help you.
All class dates and times are subject to change. Classes with a start date within 30 days require payment in full to reserve a place. Prepaid class fees (paid more than 30 days in advance) are refundable less a non-refundable reservation deposit of $25 (VAC Members $20) up until 30 days prior to a class start date at which time all class fees become non-refundable unless the class is cancelled by the VAC.
Please register early. Classes with less than five registered students may be cancelled up to 24 hours in advance of the start date. Cancellation notifications are made by email and/or telephone (including voice messages) to the email address and telephone number on file. Please check your voice mail and email prior to leaving for class.