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Urban Farm Fermentory & Gruit Brewing Co

Pine Needle Baskets (1)

We'll cover the basics of coiled basketry, which is a global, ancient human skill, and create a wonderful pine-needle basket. Every participant will make a basket to take home.

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Pine Needle Baskets (1)
Pine Needle Baskets (1)

Time & Location

Sep 03, 2018, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Urban Farm Fermentory & Gruit Brewing Co, 200 Anderson St, Portland, ME 04101, USA

About the event

White pine (Maine’s state flower) and Red pine are ubiquitous throughout the region and provide a vital pool of resources for human and nonhuman Mainers alike. Pine needles are beautiful, and strong! They can be coiled and sewn together to make hats, lovely usable baskets and/or adorably tiny ones.

Learn to identify, regeneratively gather and harvest, properly store and process, and weave with pine needles. We'll cover the basics of coiled basketry, which is a global, ancient human skill, and create a wonderful pine-needle basket. Every participant will make a basket to take home. $19 includes tools, materials and one fermented beverage.

Urban Farm Fermentory serves kombucha, jun, cider, mead, and beer with a focus on gruits (a beer style using few or no hops). Their tasting room features 22 rotating taps, with selections shifting seasonally. Pull up a seat, have a drink, and experience a taste of culture!

Tickets

  • Pine Needle Baskets 1/16/17

    $19.00
    Sale ended

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