Sculptural Basketry

June 6 - 11, 2021

Ann Coddington  ·  ux1.eiu.edu/~abcoddington


Workshop at a glance

Discover basketry as an expressive, sculptural medium with a focus on twining, plus an exploration of netting, looping and random weave.

Techniques

  • Basketry as sculpture
  • Twining, netting, looping, and random weave

Materials

  • Pliable materials for basket weaving
  • Natural fibers and materials
  • Strings, waxed threads, artificial sinew, cord, twines, and wires

Outcomes

  • Explore many different basketry techniques
  • Incorporate twining, netting, and random weave as sculptural methods
  • Experimenting in basketry

Artist Bio

Ann Coddington is a studio artist, professor, and graduate coordinator at Eastern Illinois University Art Department. She has conducted numerous workshops across the country and participated in various artist residency programs. Her work was featured in the book, Rooted, Revived, Reinvented, Basketry in America.
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Arrowmont Connections

  • Ann Coddington

Workshop Description

Students will explore basketry as a sculptural medium capable of expressing ideas and carrying meaning beyond utilitarian aspects of traditional basketry. The workshop will focus on twining, and other processes such as netting, looping, and random weave. Together, you will share, discover, connect, interact, play, create, and have fun. Open to all skill levels.

COURSE FEE: $600  ·  materials list



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