Paula Varnell is the eldest granddaughter of Master Haida Weaver Delores Churchill and the coordinator for her upcoming Haida Gwaii Spruce Root Harvesting, Weaving and Cultural Immersion, taking place July 20th-28th, 2018. An invitation is extended to members of the guild that may have an interest in Haida basketry and culture. Attached are the Brochure, Instructors Bio, and Booking Form for you to share.
Brochure and Registration Form
Join in to share your skills and meet other members. Bring your spinning, knitting, baskets to work on. Bring your questions – we will all pitch in to help you answer them.
Community Living Victoria, 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Road, Victoria
May 26 and 27, 2018
Saturday and Sunday – 10:00am to 3:30 pm
Number of Students: minimum 3, maximum 10
For those who have completed Willow Weaving I or who have some experience with basket weaving, Johanne Byskov will lead you in a two-day workshop to create a large willow basket, incorporating more advanced weaving patterns. Materials will be supplied. Please bring clippers and your lunch.
Cost: $75 for Guild members, $135 for non-members
To register visit http://vhwsg.ca/activities/workshops/