This biennial exhibition, held at Arts Visalia in conjunction with the Baskets and Gourds, Containers of our Culture Workshop, has been postponed until April, 2022 along with the workshop.
The Biennial Baskets and Gourds Show & Workshop, Containers of Our Culture, is a culmination of basket, gourd and handweaving artisans. This will be the 8th Biennial Conference held at the Elks Lodge Mill Creek Conference Center in April next year.
Artists and keynote speakers at the conference come from around the country to share their love of basketry and gourd work. Such persons include Bill Colligen, Lisa Baurmeister, Toni Best, Judy Burkett, Gloria Crane, Kristy Dial, Jody Dingivan, Kathey Ervin, Cookie Hanson, Mary Hettmansperger, Bonnie Kennedy, Sam McKinney, Margaret Mathewson, Marilyn Moore, Olive Moore, Vicky Nickelson, Lorra Lee Rose, Cass Schorsch, Polly Adams Sutton, Grace Swanson, and Jennifer Wool.
The Baskets & Gourds exhibition will be displayed at Arts Visalia throughout the month of April 2021