6243
Ripley
Basketry
Inspired by the idyllic setting of the Appalachian foothills, explore the art of basketry as you enjoy expert instruction on flat reed weaving while making baskets of your own design.
Rating (5)
Program No. 6243RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
699
Getting There
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At a Glance

• Learn hands-on techniques from a professional artist, and spend hours in the studio perfecting your craft. • Enjoy evening entertainment as a group, including a covered bridges field trip, or take advantage of free studio time. • Be inspired by the picturesque and tranquil backdrop of the Appalachian foothills and four peaceful lakes, and explore the area’s historic covered bridges, a two-story log cabin and a one-room schoolhouse.
Activity Level
Easy
Minimal walking and standing on this program.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn hands-on techniques from a professional artist, and spend hours in the studio perfecting your craft.
  • Enjoy evening entertainment as a group, including a covered bridges field trip, or take advantage of free studio time.
  • Be inspired by the picturesque and tranquil backdrop of the Appalachian foothills and four peaceful lakes, and explore the area’s historic covered bridges, a two-story log cabin and a one-room schoolhouse.

General Notes

Please note that there may be additional fees for supplies required. Please call for additional information. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
Featured Expert
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Gail Hutchinson
Gail Hutchinson has been teaching basketry enthusiasts across the United States for more than 25 years. Gail’s specialties are twills and hand shaping. This ingenious artist can be found most days in her workshop designing new baskets for basket weavers. Gail sells her top-quality work through Tamarack, which showcases the Best of West Virginia Arts & Crafts and The Greenbrier.
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Gail Hutchinson





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