09. December 2017 - 10:00 till 16:00
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Coast Salish Cedar Basket Weaving | Museum of Anthropology | Saturday, 09. December 2017


Join master weaver Jessica Silvey for a one-day cedar basket weaving workshop and learn about the cultural significance and traditional techniques of Coast Salish weaving. Using the cedar that was harvested and prepared by Jessica herself, participants will get to take home their own cedar basket creations. Jessica is a self-taught weaver of Coast Salish and Portugese descent of the Silvey family in Egmont, BC. The workshop is organized in conjunction with our newest exhibit, The Fabric of Our Land: Salish Weaving.

Workshop cost per person, includes all materials:
Adult | $140
Youth + Student + Senior | $125
MOA Members + UBC Students / Faculty + Indigenous peoples | $115
  • Congrats on the sold out event. Please let me know if you do another one of these. Would be interested.
  • If anyone has a ticket for this Saturday and can't go, please let me know! I will buy your ticket in a heartbeat.
  • I would have love to have attended. Please do another one! Congratulations on a sold out workshop 😀
  • Please let me know if you do this again!!
  • I hope you have it again, I missed it this time!
  • We've officially sold out! Thank you to everyone for their enthusiasm, we can't wait to see you next week.
  • Yes - please offer again!
  • I don’t see the size of the basket mentioned. Could you please let me know?
  • Please let me know if this happens again, I would love to join and have another commitment that day!
  • Would love to come & learn this but I am in another course that day at UVic. Offer it again!
  • Good news - we increased the number of available spots from 20 to 30 after those 20 seats sold out so quickly. Don't miss out!
  • Get your tickets soon! There is only about 10 more spots left for this amazing opportunity.