EarthArt Creative Baskets – Classes, Demos, Techniques!

The newest basket designs from Mary Catello are sure to fascinate – and make everyone wonder if they can create one themselves!  Mary assures The Rickie Report that you CAN!  (We have heard from previous students that Mary’s classes are not only informative and helpful, but something to look forward to each week).  If you are a beginner or an accomplished weaver, stop by and see Mary.  She is always interested in bringing new people into the South Florida Basket and Fiber Guild.  Check out her new classes detailed in this article!

 

EarthArt Creative Baskets

All classes taught by

Mary Catello

 

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Demonstrations and critiques along with student interaction will make this workshop experience fun-filled and educational.

 

Skill level: Beginner to Intermediate

Dates:   Every Monday October 21st to December 9th

Class time: 10 am to 3pm (flexible ending)

Class fee: $200 (full payment in advance)

Class size: 6 students per class

Location:  Clay Glass Metal Stone Cooperative Gallery  15  S. Jay Street  Lake Worth  33460

 

Week 1  The Vase or Open Weave  

$13 w/class       $15 kit

This 10” tall vase shaped vessel combines color and technique for a big “wow”.

 

Week 2  Open Weave- work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project

 

Week 3  Maderia or Open Weave

$10 w/class   $12 kit

A triangular bread basket with an open weave base and a detailed rim. 

 

Week 4 Open Weave – work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project.  

 

Week 5 Victoria’s Gift Basket  or Open Weave

$27 w/class  $30 kit

Rolled rim and 3D curls makes this a real pleaser. 

 

Week 6 Open Weave – work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project.  

 

Week 7  Small Rib basket w/naturals or Open Weave

$12 w/class  No kits available 

Rib baskets are so versatile and this can be whatever the artist wants it to be.

 

Week 8 Open Weave – work on any incomplete baskets. 

 

If you have, please bring with you a spray bottle, basin, awl, packer, scissors, bath towel

 

A brown bag lunch and carefree clothing is recommended.

 

Call for more information 561 665 0092 or email mary@earthartbymaryandteri.com

 

For coverage of your events, to place an advertisement, or speak to Rickie about appearing in The Rickie Report, contact The Rickie Report at:

Rickie Leiter, Publisher

The Rickie Report

P.O.Box 33423

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420

Rickie@therickiereport.com

561-537-0291

 

Learn “The Vase”, “Maderia” or “Victoria’s Gift Basket” – Mary Catello’s Classes Begin!

Mary Catello’s baskets are true artistic creations.  Beside showing and selling her own designs, Mary is a wonderful teacher. (Trust us – we know).  The Rickie Report is pleased to announce Mary’s line-up of classes. If you are a beginner or intermediate weaver, these are perfect for you!  Mary also presides over the newly- formed South Florida Basket and Fiber Guild which meets monthly.  It is a great opportunity to network with other people interested in fiber arts and basketry.  Details about classes and how to reach Mary are in this article.

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EarthArt Creative Baskets

All classes taught by

Mary Catello

 

 

Demonstrations and critiques along with student interaction will make this workshop experience fun-filled and educational.

 

Skill level: Beginner to Intermediate

Dates:   Every Monday October 21st to December 9th

Class time: 10 am to 3pm (flexible ending)

Class fee: $200 (full payment in advance)

Class size: 6 students per class

Location:  Clay Glass metal Stone Cooperative Gallery  15  S. Jay Street  Lake Worth  33460

 

Week 1  The Vase or Open Weave  

$13 w/class       $15 kit

This 10” tall vase shaped vessel combines color and technique for a big “wow”.

 

Week 2  Open Weave- work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project

 

Week 3  Maderia or Open Weave

$10 w/class   $12 kit

A triangular bread basket with an open weave base and a detailed rim. 

 

Week 4 Open Weave – work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project.  

 

Week 5 Victoria’s Gift Basket  or Open Weave

$27 w/class  $30 kit

Rolled rim and 3D curls makes this a real pleaser. 

 

Week 6 Open Weave – work on any incomplete basket or get a head start on the next project.  

 

Week 7  Small Rib basket w/naturals or Open Weave

$12 w/class  No kits available 

Rib baskets are so versatile and this can be whatever the artist wants it to be.

 

Week 8 Open Weave – work on any incomplete baskets. 

 

If you have, please bring with you a spray bottle, basin, awl, packer, scissors, bath towel

 

A brown bag lunch and carefree clothing is recommended.

 

Call for more information 561 665 0092 or email mary@earthartbymaryandteri.com

 

For coverage of your events, to place an advertisement, or speak to Rickie about appearing in The Rickie Report, contact The Rickie Report at:

Rickie Leiter, Publisher

The Rickie Report

P.O.Box 33423

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420

Rickie@therickiereport.com

561-537-0291

Basket Weavers, Knitters Welcome New South Florida Basket and Fiber Guild!

There is now a guild specifically for fiber artists right here in Palm Beach County called “South Florida Basket and Fiber Guild”. The guild is in its infancy and looking for members with a love for hand work with fibers of all kinds. The Rickie Report is pleased to be part of this new endeavor by sharing  Calls to Artists, news, and events.

 

 

South Florida Basket and Fiber Guild

Next Meeting

Saturday, February 2, 2013

10:00 – 2:00

at

Clay Glass Metal Stone Gallery

605 Lake Avenue

Lake Worth

Basket weavers, knitters ——– you know who you are. The goals of the organization is to bring education and promotional opportunities to each member and the group as a unit in a spirit of camaraderie and true friendship.

Membership is open to all levels of experience and also to those with no experience but a desire to learn and share.

Guild Members Organize

Guild Members Organize

Meetings  are the first Saturday of the month, 10am – 2pm, at the Clay Glass Metal Stone Gallery at 605 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth.

The annual membership is $40 but all are welcome to come as a guest ($10) and meet your fellow weavers. For more information: Mary@earthartbymaryandteri.com

For coverage of your events, to place an advertisement, or speak to Rickie about appearing in The Rickie Report, contact The Rickie Report at:

Rickie Leiter, Publisher

The Rickie Report

P.O.Box 33423

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420

Rickie@therickiereport.com

561-537-0291