Ancient Basketry: Adrienne Kneebone’s Basket Weaving Workshop
Learn the ancient craft of basketry in this relaxed workshop. Join the conversation on how to harvest leaves, and grasses for weaving, how to prepare them and use ancient basketry techniques to create your own hand-woven functional basket or work of art. Incorporated in this workshop are the principles and ethics of permaculture. Materials included however sticks may be collected on site to add to your creation.
Workshop suited for 13 to 103 years old.
Adrienne Kneebone has lived, created and taught fibre art for the last 19 years. She has created remote Indigenous community-building fibre initiatives which have travelled to Indonesia, China, and back home to Federation Square. Her passion for making extends to her love of igniting creative fire in her students. She currently teaches Basketry at Ceres Environment Park, Box Hill TAFE and her home studio located in the Yarra Valley as well as various school incursions and national festivals.