July 23 2022, 9:00am

Lewis and Clark Basket Weaving Class with Irma Holmes

Lewis and Clark Basket Weaving Class with Irma Holmes

Lewis and Clark State Historic Site

1 Lewis and Clark Trail
Hartford, Illinois 62048

  • Admission: $40 Per Person
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Phone: (618) 251-5811

Learn the skill of basket weaving in this one-day class led by longtime basket weaver and volunteer Irma Holmes! Over the course of one Saturday, Irma will walk you through the materials, cutting, weaving, and finishing of a market basket. The class is limited to 10 people so reserve your spot soon! The basket class will take place on July 23 and run from 9 AM - 3 PM. The course itself costs $40 which is payable to the Lewis & Clark Society of America. This will cover all basket weaving materials and a handle.
Participants should bring a lunch and snacks, a small towel, ruler, tape measure, sharp gardening shears/ household scissors, utility/x-acto knife, and pencil. These tools will not be provided.

*To register call Lewis & Clark State Historic Site at 618-251-5811

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