Vi Phillips Guild

ELLENSBURG BASKET ROUNDUP

CLASSES

Class Title: Peacock Stitch

Instructor:  David Chambers

Skill Level: Must have completed at least 3 prior pine needle coiling projects. No exceptions, please!

Class Description: We will learn/ practice the Peacock Stitch, as I call it, by coiling around a wooden center to make a coaster. We will coil with a gauge emphasizing stitch placement and neatness in order to create beautiful stitch patterns.


Class Title: Twined Sally Bag

Instructor:  Karen Sherwood

Skill Level: All

Class Description:  The Sally bag is a basket steeped in history! Join us to learn the techniques to create your own Sally bag. Reverse twining, full turn twining, seamless splicing and a twined down rim will be taught. This project begins with a pre-made start then continues by twining up the sides following a pattern Karen has designed. We will finish our rims and then learn to construct the Start to a 2nd basket! Finished measurement about 2.5” x4”