The perfect accompaniment to a loaf of freshly baked bread is a hand woven basket. Come to Camden FireWorks and learn to blend functionality and form through the art of basket weaving. This workshop is good for ages 8 and older.

Made possible with funding from the Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission at Camden County College, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

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About the artist

Steven R. Carty is a second generation basket weaver from South Jersey who has taught basket weaving for many years. Carty has taught multiple forms of basket weaving; however the utilization of wild gathered materials in his weaving is truly his passion. Carty strives to teach others how to create usable art straight from nature, and in a way that is sustainable.