Please join us for the new basket making workshops we are having in September and October! These day-long classes (all begin at 9:00 am and last until 4:00 pm Eastern) are lot’s of fun! Bring a friend or two with you and make it a weekend adventure in Rugby!

Upcoming classes are listed below. Remember: you must  pre-register for the classes so the teachers will know how much material to bring.

Please call  423-628-2441, (Toll Free: 1-888-214-3400)  or email us at:  info@historicrugby.org  to register for all workshops!

 

 

August 31 Saturday: Square Tulip Gathering Basket  9:00 am – 4:00 pm ET

Learn how to make a gathering basket from instructor Katie Avram and add the “tulips” after the basket is finished or make it plain
with an optional wooden handle.

All supplies will be provided. Workshop fee is $40.

 

 

 

September 14, Saturday: Twill Market Basket Class – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm ET
Instructor Katie Avram will teach the more challenging twill weave that results in a handsome market style basket. All supplies will be provided. Workshop fee is $50.

 

 


October 12, Saturday:  Hearth Basket Class – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm ET

Katie Avram is back to teach you how to make this easy hearth basket that is great for gardening tasks or holding kindling by thefireplace. All supplies will be provided. Workshop fee for the small basket is $32 or $42 for the medium basket.