Calendar

GBB meets the first Thursday of the month at Copper Cat Studio located at 300 Kresge Ln, Sparks, NV.   Business meetings commence at 11:00 a.m. and usually last about an hour, followed by a sharing session entitled "Show and Tell" and lunch (bring a sack lunch.) The monthly program begins at 1:00 p.m.

Each month, GBB presents one or two in-depth classes featuring a myriad of instructors, techniques and materials.  The classes run from 9:30-3:30, all students must pre-register and pre-pay for the classes.  The fee for a class is $30 for GBB members and $40 for non-members; a materials' fee is in additional to the class fee.


2019 Monthly Programs & Classes

Class details also available on the

link in PDF format


 

1st Thursday Meeting & Program

 Thursday
Classes

Jan

Jan 3

Name Badges

Lettering and Pine Needle Techniques

Bonnie Kennedy

 

Jan 19

Pine Needle Rimmed Container

With Lid

Bonnie Kennedy

 

Feb

Feb 7

Special Guest Speaker

Making Rolled Paper Weavers

Nancy Strickland

 


Feb 16

Rolled Newsprint Basket

Nancy Strickland

 

Mar

Mar 7

Technique Series Part 1—Basket Bases

Karen Olson

 


Mar 16

Square Based Basket

TBA

 

Apr

Apr 4

Technique Series Part 2—Basket Upsetts

Karen Olson

 

Apr 20

Sampler Basket

TBA

 

May

May 2

Retreat Raffle Basket Contest

Kaylee Mayne

 

Retreat May 5-8

Zephyr Point Conference Center

Lake Tahoe

 

Jun

Jun 6

Technique Series Part 3—Basket Handles

Karen Olson

 

Jun 15

Handled Gathering Basket

TBA

 

Jul

No Meeting

Summer Break

Special Dye Workshop

TBA


Aug

No Meeting

Summer Break

Tour of Basket Collections

TBA — Camping/Road Trip?

 

Sep

Sep 5

Special Guest Speaker

Sue Ann Monteleone

Sep 21

Tule Gathering and Project

Sue Ann Monteleone

 

Oct

Oct 3

Brooms, Bark and Bamboo

Karen Olson

 

Oct 19

Project with B,B,& B

TBA

 

Nov

Nov 7

Christmas Ornaments

Beads, Wire, Waxed Linen

Karen Olson

 

Nov 16

Beads, Wire, Waxed Linen Project

TBA

 

Dec

Dec 5
Holiday Potluck


Happy Holidays
No Class