BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE - Learn the basics of basket making or refine weaving skills in a one-day class at the Adirondack Museum on Saturday, Oct. 2. Shea Farrell Carr will lead a market basket class.
The market-style basket has a variety of household uses. It can be carried in the garden to gather flowers, but is also handy for storing towels and blankets. The base of the basket is 10" by 15" and finished dimensions are 21" long, 10" wide, and 14" tall. Participants will select material colors to create their own unique basket.
The cost will be $55 per participant, and includes all materials and instruction. The class will begin at 10 a.m. Pre-registration is required, space is limited. To register, call 352-7311, ext. 115 or email email@example.com.
Born and raised in Long Lake, Shea Farrell Carr has been making baskets since 1992. She took ownership of "Adirondack Basket Case" from her mother, basket maker Patty Farrell, in 2009. She lives in Troy with her husband and two young children.