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April 2020

Basketmaking with Foraged Baling Straps w/ Gaye Chan

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Photo by Rae Huo Learn to make baskets with reclaimed and foraged bailing straps, a common detritus of global capitalism found around nearly every box shipped across the globe, binding box to box, paper to paper, and everything to pallets. Artist Gaye Chan has salvaged the bale straps from the streets, and from neighboring shopkeepers who save them for her.  Some have agreed to do so in exchange for a finished basket, others have agreed just because. There is no fee, but…

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