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Coast Salish Weaving Workshop

with Jessica Casey. Friday night, and Sat & Sun full days.

There is a $300 registration fee for this 3 day workshop, including all materials. Friday is warping the looms; Saturday and Sunday weaving a wool shawl.

The Sunshine Coast Museum and Archives celebrates the traditions of the Coast Salish people with this 2.5 day weaving workshop, facilitated by Jessica Casey. You will learn the basic skills of weaving and over the course of the weekend, complete a wool shawl to take home. Ms. Casey is a self taught weaver of Coast Salish and Portuguese decent, born and raised in Egmont, B.C.

The workshop starts on Friday evening where you will warp up the looms from 6pm to 9pm. Saturday and Sunday will be full days of weaving from 10am to 4pm. The cost of the workshop is $300 and includes all the supplies necessary to weave your shawl.

To pre-register, please contact the Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives at 604-886-8232. Information available on our website ( and Facebook page.

Fri Mar 23 – Sun Mar 25, 2012
Sunshine Coast Museum Winn Road Gibsons (map)