2019 Spring Class

Beginning Basketry

Instructor: Diane Wheeler

Wednesdays •  3/20-5/8 • 1:00-3:00 PM

Location: Jewett 295

A class for the very beginner to the advanced student. At least three baskets will be taught; that will teach the basic skills. Students will be encouraged to use their creativity by using color and embellishments. Four small fun projects will be offered for those who finish their major project. Each student is encouraged to work at his/her own pace. Some materials provided. Studio

Class size 5-10 students
5 seats remaining


Diane Wheeler graduated from the University of Maine at Orono with a social work degree. She took several art courses while attending college. Diane worked for the State of Maine for 25 years and retired as a Case Work Supervisor for children’s services. Over the years, Diane has taken numerous courses and workshops in various art mediums. Her current main interest is Basketry.