Bay Area Basket Makers

Posted By Web Manager on November 28, 2016

Bay Area Basket Makers (BABM) will hold 2 separate basketry workshops in February, 2017. They are open to weavers who are already BABM members, and those who pay the $25 annual membership fee at the time of workshop registration: “Four Inset Handle Basket” is a 3 day workshop taught by Peeta Tinay, February 17-19, 2017. … » Read the Rest » …

Basketry Workshops: BABM Welcomes Novices, Guests, & New Members

Posted By Jill Stanton on January 22, 2014

Want to learn how to twine, coil, or plait using natural, manufactured, or recycled fibers? For folks that want to learn basketry skills for a nominal cost, you have a fabulous opportunity with the  Bay Area Basket Makers afternoon workshops, presented after first-Saturday-of-the-month guild business meeting. You can attend an initial workshop for only $25–the … » Read the Rest » …

Contemporary Basketry at Marin Headlands Visitor Center

Posted By Web Manager on January 12, 2014

Marin Headlands Visitor Center Exhibit Presents Bay Area Basket Makers Now through end of March 2014 Contemporary Basketry: Traditions Transformed Traditional techniques get contemporary interpretations as Bay Area Basket Makers (BABM) artisans transform a variety of natural materials, handmade papers, found objects & uncommon fibers into sculptural forms. The Marin Headlands Visitor Center is located in the historic Fort Barry Chapel, at the intersection … » Read the Rest » …

Bay Area Basketmakers Show

Posted By Web Manager on September 3, 2013

Bay Area Basketmakers (BABM) is holding a show at the Albany Arts Gallery 8/31 – 9/15. We are participating in the Solano Art Stroll, Sunday September 8, 9am – 8pm. Come see basketry demos, music and enjoy the ambiance throughout the length of Solano Avenue.