Jabez, Kentucky – I heard a local describe it as ‘five miles past no where”. It may be that, but it is also a destination for over 100 basket weavers each June. Many attendees call it ‘basket camp’; we eat, weave and sleep – it’s pretty wonderful. I taught four classes, enjoyed seeing lots of friends and made new ones. Of course I took my camera and took lots of pictures. I didn’t capture the rocking chairs on the porch or the amazing sunsets, but I did get lots of class pictures and …
Shirley – laughing. We didn’t expect anything else.
Steppe – rainbow stakes and a two step twill.
Shy Rita – she kept us in stitches!
Sharon Klusmann’s class
Sandy Bulgrin’s class
Qoph – in green
Tika – gotcha!
Gayle Green’s Class
Sakura – weaving,
Steve Zanger – out of costume
Pam Feix teaching class
The Bluegrass Area Basketmakers Seminar committee – we call them ‘red shirts’ – and their mascot.
Yup, you should have been there!
Another event to put on your bucket list – check it out here.