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Blowing Rock, NC 28605


Intermediate Basketry


Email themountainthreadcompany at gmail dot com or call 828 372 7024 to register.

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Intermediate Basketry

In Intermediate Basketry, participants will review all the basic techniques and learn how to work with larger sizes, add handles, calculate rope usage, and more. This class is from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM.

Each class includes: heavy duty needles, 40 yards of 100% cotton solid braid rope (our custom braid of rope that’s made right here in North Carolina for The Mountain Thread Co), group and individualized instruction, and handouts. Participants must bring their own machines. A limited number of shop machines may be available for rent ($10 per session)

This class is geared toward intermediate sewists who are comfortable with the following skills: threading machines, loading bobbins, following a seam allowance, changing machine needles, and adjusting stitch settings on their machines. Intermediate basketry classes are for those who have some experience sewing coiled rope baskets and are ready to expand their skills and techniques.

Intermediate Basketry: $55

Register by calling 828 372 7024 or emailing themountainthreadcompany at gmail dot com