I got this in an email from our former neighbors (whom we still love dearly!), Alternatives, and thought I'd share it in case anyone was looking for something fun to do this weekend. Many of you have baskets from Alternatives for your yarn - you might really appreciate this event!
Join us in a celebration of Ye'kwana Basket Weaving
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and Earth Bound invite you to a special event
Meet the artisans: Aurora Rodriguez and Simon Caura from the Orinoco of Venezuela
Reception: Friday, July 16, 7-9 PM
Weaving Demonstration and Exhibit of traditional and contemporary baskets
Where: Kanapaha Botanical Gardens; 4700 SW 58th Drive (admission is free). For further information contact Alternatives at 335-0806 or visit Kanapaha.org.
Event is co-sponsored by Earth Bound, Kanapaha, and Alternatives.