Chair Weaving Demonstration
Events In & Around DeSoto State Park: www.alapark.com/parks/desoto-state-park/desoto-events
Hosted by DeSoto State Park.
DeSoto State Park Naturalist Brittney Hughes will demonstrate chair caning with reed, weaving the herringbone pattern on a 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps-built chair. The craft of chair seat weaving and chair caning has been practiced for centuries and is still a viable craft today, experienced all over the world. Come by anytime, no pre-registration required (Please note demo may be postponed due to wet conditions)
Date: October 15, 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Where: DeSoto State Park-Fort Payne, Alabama-Country Store & Information Center on County Road 89
Fee: Free, come by anytime for demo. For any information, call 256.997.5025 or email Brittney.Hughes@dcnr.alabama.gov