Basket Weaving Workshop

with Ralph Simpson

Beginner to intermediate level weaving

October 27-29, 2017


Ralph Simpson is a graduate of NB College of Craft and Design, a juried member of NB Crafts Council, NS Design and Crafts Council and a recent artist in residence at Kingsbrae International Residence for the Arts (KIRA 2017). This workshop is designed for beginner and intermediate level basket weavers.

You will have the option to spend the weekend at KIRA House or commute as a day participant, either way all meals are included from dinner on Friday evening and ending with lunch on Sunday and will be prepared by a KIRA resident cook.


Friday – Check-In after 3 pm, dinner at 6 pm

Evening – Overview of workshop and intro to tools, techniques and supplies

Saturday – 8am breakfast – Workshop 9 – 12 – Lunch 12 – 1:30 -Workshop 1:00 – 4:00 – Dinner – 6pm.

Sunday – 8am breakfast – Workshop 9 – 12 – Lunch – 12 – 1:00 – Workshop 1:00 – 4 pm

Check out – by 6pm


Workshop, private room and ensuite –  $350.00 (meals and supplies included)

Workshop – $255.00 (meals and supplies included)

Deposit of $100. due by Oct 20th

Reserve your Spot: or call 506-529-8281.