Random Weave Basketry

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

22 Apr 2023 Once Only Event

“Random weave is a really satisfying technique that can be used to give amazing results,” Zimmi Forest of Weaving Nature, NSW Northern Rivers.

Learn the simple techniques to transform natural fibres into utilitarian baskets or sculptural objects. In this class, students will complete a simple, beautiful basket made from Bangalow inflorescence under Zimmi’s guidance.

Inclusions: All materials and access to equipment
Bring: An apron
Age Suitability: Participants of ages 9+ are welcome

Zimmi Forest is a fibre artist who has a passion for sustainability and the environment, creating works with nature, about nature and in nature. Making is an addiction that grew out of her desire to transform discarded natural materials into beautiful art and utilitarian objects.

Zimmi’s knowledge and passion is for foraging, making and teaching all things fibre-based. With over 40 years of teaching under her belt, her teaching skills are well-developed, relaxed and comprehensive.


Non Smoking Public Toilet

Event Dates

Once Only Event

22 Apr 2023

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