Aktiviteter,  Korgföreningen

Basketfest with international seminar/webinar of basketry 

29-30 september 2024 – offline and/or online

For basket makers and everyone interested in basketry and traditional crafts.

Hemslöjden i Skåne (The handicraft association of Scania) is hosting a two-day event about basketry. It is organized in collaboration with Korgföreningen för korg och korgslöjd (The Swedish association of baskets and basketry), Nämnden för Hemslöjdsfrågor (The National Swedish Handicraft Council), ABF Skåne and ABF Skåne Nordost.

Sunday 29th is an off-line event situated on site at Hemslöjden i Skåne, in Landskrona, Southern Sweden. It is an afternoon and evening with demonstrations, workshops, mingling and exchange of experiences. In the evening there will be a gathering with food and drinks. 

Monday 30th is the seminar/webinar day with the opportunity to participate either on site in Landskrona or digitally via a link. All presentations will be held in English and will target basketry traditions, conditions for craftsmen and examples of how different European countries and organizations work to promote basketry.

See hemslojdeniskane.se/basketseminar for more information.