Grand Rapids, MN
The biology, ecology, use and management of birch in northern forests has been a favorite topic of John's for many years. John is a retired silviculturist with the U.S. Forest Service in Grand Rapids.
Current Courses Offered by John Zasada
Birch Bark Baskets with Woven Lids or Handles
Join John and Julie for birch bark basket weaving. Students may choose one of two designs: a lidded square basket or a handled basket made with diagonal weave. The lidded basket is made using a willow stick that is attached to birch bark loops added to the basket and lid.…