Weave a Simple Birch Bark Basket
Birch trees are one of the most versatile trees of the northern forest. From bark to wood to sap, there are abundant uses for this easily-recognizable tree. Discover the sturdiness and the beauty of birch by weaving baskets from its bark. In this course, you will learn the history of birch, how to obtain & prepare your bark, and how to use the double-diagonal weave. Each student will craft their own small birch bark basket, which will open the door to weaving many more crafting projects at home. Combined adult-child tution is $52.50/$61.25.