Adult Studio: Basket Weaving

  • Asheville Art Museum

  • Address: 2 South Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Times: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • From: 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Dates: May 04, 2024
  • Admission: $60 (Museum Members receive 10% discount; two full equity scholarships for BIPOC participants).

Join us to learn beginning basket-making techniques with instructor Ronda Cassada. During this workshop, you will craft a traditional Appalachian rib basket with a God’s Eye center on the handle. The workshop includes a tour of the exhibition Counter/Balance to discuss creative concepts and be inspired by artworks on view.


Ronda Cassada is a self-taught basket maker with 30 years of experience and is a local resident of Buncombe County. Ronda holds an Associate of Arts degree and has been teaching absolute beginners to advanced basket-weaving classes in Asheville for the past five years.


The Asheville Art Museum will award two BIPOC scholarships for the Adult Studio. To apply, click here.

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