Chair Weaving, May 13
Instructor: Dillard Fraizer
Date: Saturday, May 13, 9am-5pm
Tuition: Jax Member $44.00 / Non Member $55.00
Material Fee: (Due during workshop) $10
Class Description: Don’t throw that old chair frame away: learn to weave a traditional splint seat and put it back into use. This is a rapid, easily-mastered technique using sturdy rattan reed and a minimum of tools. All levels of students are welcome. Students should bring one or more chair or stool frames in good condition. Stool frames are available from the instructor if requested in advance of the class.
Minimum Age: Responsible Young Adult
Minimum Enrollment: 3, Maximum Enrollment: 12
About the Instructor: Dillard Frazier lives in Meadows of Dan, Virginia. Dillard and his then wife Pam, began Heritage Arts, a family organization with the goal of preserving the arts of their Appalachian area and heritage. They have made it their goal to be the reservoirs and transmitters of as much of the traditional Appalachian arts and crafts as possible.
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