River Cane Basketry Class

28 August 2015

IMG 2541 150x150 River Cane Basketry Class Proud basket makers in a highly successful river cane basket making class at John C. Campbell Folk School, Aug. 2015. Look for future classes on our Learning Center page.

White Oak and Leather Basket Purse

23 August 2014

Gardening, fishing, shopping are just a few of the things that come to mind. This basket has a leather rim and handles. It is hand woven by Peggy Patrick

IMG 1447 150x150 White Oak and Leather Basket Purse

Making River Cane Baskets

12 January 2013

Here are some of the pictures from the latest river cane basket making class at the John C. Campbell Folk School. Emma jackson Garrett (Cherokee) and Peggy Patrick were the instructors. All of the baskets were made from hand split river cane. The colors came from traditional plant dyes.

✾ White Oak Basket ✾

7 March 2012

IMG 7554 225x300                                     ✾ White Oak Basket ✾IMG 7556 225x300                                     ✾ White Oak Basket ✾ $350

double bottom white oak basket with double swinging handle