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Georgia Basketry Association


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 The Georgia Basketry Association is a vibrant community dedicated to perpetuating the art of basketry. Let’s delve into the details:

  1. Purpose:

    • The association aims to:

      • Perpetuate the art of basketry.

      • Stimulate interest and knowledge in all phases of basketry.

      • Preserve the importance of basketry as a heritage craft.

    • Membership is open to anyone interested in basket weaving.

  2. Newsletters and Resources:

    • The association publishes a newsletter two times a year.

    • These newsletters keep members informed about workshops, GBA news, and events.

    • You can view recent and archived newsletters, convention guidelines, bylaws, and board guidelines on their website.

  3. Membership:

    • Membership runs from April to March each year.

    • Being a member allows you to attend the yearly GBA Convention and sponsored workshops.

    • If you’re curious, you can even check out a sample newsletter before joining here.

  4. Upcoming Events:

    • 2025 Conference: “Basket Bliss in Georgia”

      • Date: February 28 – March 2, 2025

      • Location: Sonesta Duluth

  5. Local Guilds:

    • The association collaborates with local guilds across Georgia.

    • If you’re part of a guild or want to connect with one, check out the list of local guilds.

Weaving together creativity and tradition, the Georgia Basketry Association celebrates the art of basketry! 🧺🌿

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