Art, basket weavers guilds to offer free class

CLAYTON TWP. — The Swartz Creek Area Art Guild and the Mid Michigan Basket Weavers Guild will team up to offer a free, one-day basket weaving class for children 10 years old and older, with an adult also attending, on Saturday, Aug. 14.

Both the child and adult will weave a basket.

Seating is limited and pre-registration is a must to attend.

Please contact Sandy at 810-280-6987.

The class will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Swartz Creek Church of Christ on South Seymour Road.

Coffee and water will be available. Participants may bring snacks as none will be provided.

All teachers, materials, supplies and tools will be provided by the MMBWG. Participants will create a 4-½ inch by 4-½ inch by 4-inch (tall) basket from pre-cut reed. A variety of colors will be available.

A waiting list also will be kept if a cancelation occurs and space opens up. — L.R.