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Little Leather Handled Tote Basket Weaving Class with Gather and Grace at Spruce Hill Farms - June 12th

The Little Leather Handled Tote Basket makes a fantastic tote. It is very strong, due to its leather handles that are woven through the entire basket.

About this experience

Classes held at the beautiful picturesque Spruce Hill Equestrian Farms next to the Gteway Trailside in Stillwater.

Meet and check in at the Mercantile 1:00pm where the Nostalgic Trolley will pick you up promptly at 6:00pm. 

Enjoy the 10 minute ride through Stillwater to the rolling beautiful hills of Spruce Hill Farms.

You will meet with your Artisan where you will create your craft, enjoy a delicious meal and drink prepared by Gateway Trailside.

The journey back to Stillwater, hop on the Trolley where it will take you to the Mercantile. 



The Class - 

No prior basket weaving experience required,
only an adventurous spirit.
Spend a Sundaywith friends while creating what is sure to
become an heirloom piece with a lot of functionality woven in.

Your Host

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Lori Kangas-Olson
Lori is a regionally recognized knitter, designer, instructor, and technique expert who is known for
teaching the “why” not just the “how”. She has been gathering knitters for Knit Sits and teaching all
levels of knitting for almost 20 years. Along with the fiber arts, Lori has built her basket weaving skills
over the past 15 years and teaches basket weaving through local community education networks. With
a master’s degree in experiential learning, she brings the hands-on practice through thinking, doing, and
feeling the accomplishments of the process.
Lori resides in Northern Minnesota where she’s had the wonderful experience of shepherding a small
flock of sheep for their fiber, along with her small business, Suku Mokki.