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Knotless Netting with Polly Giacchina

  • Helms Design Center 8745 W Washington Boulevard Culver City, CA, 90232 United States (map)

The hand weaving technique knotless netting can shape and curve around most any form.  We will experiment with this new technique around small objects, learn to make pouches, and explore other possibilities.

Polly Jacobs Giacchina had an introduction to fiber with 2 diverse views.  Studying at San Diego State University with Joan Austin and independently exploring natural materials with Misti Washington in Solana Beach CA started a unique lifestyle of discovery. She has exhibited in galleries and museums both nationally and internationally and teaches basketry and hand weaving techniques.  Polly has been published in American Craft Magazine, Fiber Art Now, the National Basketry Organization Quarterly and several books on fiber art. Polly travels internationally to teach workshops,

Please BYOLunch – we’ll have an hour break to eat and chat amongst ourselves.

WORKSHOP will be held at the Helms Design Center in Culver City.