Basket Weaving

It’s a Demo Day at the Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 7th at 2pm join Naneen Tyner from Baskets by Naneen who will be demonstrating the beautiful art of basket weaving. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in the workshop and create a one of a kind basket!

Self-taught, Naneen designs a lot of her own patterns and uses techniques from beginners to advanced. She dyes her own reeds in different shades and adds accents like leather and caning for a finished look. She also does customs orders of anything from blanket baskets, wine, muffin market to shopping baskets. Baskets by Naneen is an L&A County business, and you can find her on Facebook @BasketsbyNaneen.
Admission is free! Demo Days take place Tuesday and Thursdays in July and August under the event tent, on the parkland of the Macpherson House. For more information, call 613-354-3027.

Museum hours

Monday – Saturday: 10am–5pm

Macpherson House & Park hours

Open for tours in the summer

Archives Hours

Monday – Friday: 10am–5pm

Museum and Archives daily rate

Adults: $3
Children under 12: free

All service fees are based on a cost recovery model. Factors such as the physical condition of the records and copyright restrictions may prevent some or all of the reproduction processes from being offered.

Museum & Archives location

97 Thomas St E, Napanee, ON K7R 4B9

Macpherson House & Park location

180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee, ON K7R 1B5

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