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Coil Basket Weaving Workshop

The Plant Lounge


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Coil Basket Weaving Workshop the Plant Lounge
Coil Basket Weaving Workshop the Plant Lounge
Coil Basket Weaving Workshop the Plant Lounge

Nature lovers! Would you like to learn some simple weaving techniques so you can create your own natural baskets, bowls and art objects? Join local artist Taryn Raffan in this basket weaving workshop, sip on wine and enjoy some nibbles while you work! This workshop is suitable for beginner and intermediate artists. At the end of the workshop you will take home your own basket in the making. Depending upon materials and techniques utilised during the workshop will determine how quickly you move through the process. All materials supplied.

Key topics

  • how to start a coil basket
  • effects of colour and materials
  • adding new material and finishing off
  • maintaining tension and consistency
  • pattern making
  • maintaining and forming shapes

Taryn is a local artist who delves heavily into aspects of nature and place which guide her through her practice. She has exhibited nationally and internationally, having been on art residencies in Tasmania, Lightning Ridge, Greenland, Iceland, Scotland and the Netherlands.

Feel free to BYO drinks, we will provide some nibbles for you (let us know if you have food intolerance). The event is held in-store at

The Plant Lounge
8 Station Street, Shop 1, Nundah, QLD, 4012

Email us if you have any questions! rhiannon@theplantlounge.com.au

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