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Basket Weaving Course

  • Conference Room, iCentre, Anggerek Desa Simpang 32-37 BSB, BB3713 Brunei (map)

How can we not love these trending and durable woven baskets? Revive this tradition and learn to make yours.

Course Session Dates: 2 Sundays; 17 & 24 March 2019
Duration: 3 hours per session (9am-12pm)
Registration Deadline: 16 March 2019
Course Fee: BND 60
Include: All supplies and on-loan tools
Venue: Conference Room, iCentre, Anggerek Desa
Recommendation: Bring along your basic stationeries as well as excitement for basket weaving.

By the end of this workshop, you are officially #MadeInBenchLab and will know: 1) the materials needed for basket weaving, 2) understand how to measure based on samples provided, 3) acquire the correct weaving techniques, and 4) when and how to decorate the finished product.

BenchLab Talented Instructor: Siti Nurhalifah. You’ll be learning from a talented local woman whose family has been involved in the traditional and contemporary woven basket industry for generations. Siti started joining her family in learning and perfecting her skills some 10 years ago. Today, she has hand-made and sold at least 1000 woven baskets! She has produced various products, ranging from simple grocery basket to intricate and elegant backpack and ladies’ handbags. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the best.

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