Basic Pine Needle Basketry Class

The art of coiling baskets is universally common to indigenous peoples. Coiling is the technique of creating baskets and art from pine needles and was a part of pre-Columbian Native American crafts. Today, pine needle baskets and art are made primarily for decorative purposes.

Presenter

DeSoto State Park
1299 Blalock Drive
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-997-5025

Location

DeSoto State Park Nature Store
on County Road 89
Fort Payne, AL 35967

Date

August 18, 2018

Time

10 A.M. – 3 P.M.

Cost

$25 Supply Fee

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Details

All materials (pine needles, thread, sewing needle, and small center for basket) will be furnished. Class is for ages 10 to adult. DeSoto State Park Nature Store; Pre-registration required; class number is limited to 10. For details or to pre-register.