Jackie Abrams・ Basketry
Jackie Abrams lives in Brattleboro, Vermont and has been a basket maker since 1975 while apprenticing to an 81-year-old traditional basket maker. Since 1990, she has explored plaiting techniques, the use of heavy cotton paper as a material, and the possibilities of contemporary basketry. She exhibits at shows, galleries and museums, and has been highlighted in numerous fiber arts and fine craft books. She teaches throughout the U.S., Guatemala, the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.