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Teacher Application

Before you begin you will need the following:

  • Bio (600 characters (including spaces) or less)
  • Number of hours and/or number of classes needed to teach at convention

For each basket submitted:

  • Name of Basket
  • Basket Description (400 characters (including spaces) or less)
  • Basket Dimensions
  • Weaving level
  • Student’s pre-requisites and special tools the student will need.
  • Teaching needs (example: extra space, electrical, etc.)
  • Class fee
  • Teaching requirements (Minimum and maximum class size)

After each submission you will receive a Teacher Confirmation email message to verify your class information.

Next, you will need to “Reply All” and attach up to 4 basket photos for each class email confirmation message.

  • Basket photos images should show the complete basket in the picture frame (image not touching or over extending the edges).
  • The background should be a plain solid color. No other objects are to be visible in photo.
  • Images need to be void of shadows on or around the basket. Take photos with photography lights or natural lighting on overcast days to avoid shadowing.
  • Photos must be in high resolution of 600 dpi or more and in jpg format.
  • Naming configuration for photo images should begin with your name (hyphen) basket name (hyphen) numeric sequence (1-4) for each photo view submitted. [Example: Junie Jones – Fall Foliage Basket – 4]
  • After the numberic sequence indicate “CB” photo to use the convention brochure. [Example: Junie Jones – Fall Foliage Basket – 4 - CB]
  • Electronically transfer images using a program that does not compress files.

If you do not receive a Teacher Confirmation, please email .

If you have questions or encounter problems, click FAQ.

First Time Teacher?
If you have not previously been selected to teach at MBG you are also required to submit a sample basket and basket value return mail insurance purposes. Click for Sample Submission Form and Mailing Instructions.

Submitting teachers must be a MBG member for membership year January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. (see Membership Form)