Baskets handcrafted by the members of the Salt Spring Island Basketry Guild
Salt Spring Island Basketry Guild

Salt Spring Island Basketry Guild Program

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Program 2018 - 2019

September 8 and 9, Saturday and Sunday 10am-4pm

Workshops with Vicki Lash - making bracelets on Saturday and wrapping rocks on Sunday.
Location: Jane Stafford Textile's Studio on Richard Flack Road

September 20, Thursday 7-9pm

Presentation by Anne Mette Hjørnholm, willow basket maker visiting from Denmark, about her work.
Location: Fran Sainas's home

October 28, Sunday 10am-3pm

Making basketry ornaments to sell during Wintercraft with proceeds donated to the Food Bank.
Wintercraft runs Nov 23 - Dec 22 at Mahon Hall.

November 18, Sunday 10am-2pm

Making trivets with Marianne Grittani.
Location: TBD

More 2019 events are in the works:

Joan Carrigan will give a presentation about her basketry travels, including a visit to Ireland.

Heather Martin-McNab will give a workshop using rush.

There will be a field trip to Dunbar Gardens in Mt Vernon, WA to visit willow basketmaker, Katherine Lewis.

Ane Lyngsgaard, another basketmaker visiting from Denmark, will give a presentation about her work.



Check back here and on our Facebook page for updates.





basket made by guild member Heather Martin-McNabb
Heather Martin-McNabb
basket made by guild member Debbie Magnusson
Debbie Magnusson


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