Discover and create historic Pine Needle Baskets

Learn basic techniques for making your very own pine needle basket in just one day

Enjoy expert instruction from award winning Pine Needle Artist, Diane Moore. (pictured below).

Beginning Pine Needle basket - 1-day beginning class

1-day Beginning Pine Needle Basket Classes

  • Create your own small trinket basket. (student example above)
  • Small class size
  • Individual Hands-on Instruction
  • All materials and written directions included.
  • Leave class with the basic skills to continue on your own.
  • Cost:  $50 


1 and 2-day Advanced Classes

  • Advanced Class Prerequisite:  beginning class or  previous experience making pine needle baskets. 
  • Class Content:   Based on individual student requests. 
  • Content examples: Learning advanced fancy stitches, creating handles and footers, dying pine needles and understanding construction techniques for large pieces.
  • Cost:  1-day class $60       2-day class $100
  • Contact me via phone or email for more information..

News From Southern Pine Studio

2018 Class Schedule

Get ready for a fun and relaxing day!

Pine needle basket classes are limited to 5 students maximum at the studio.

Check out the schedule and register early to reserve your spot.

Studio Video Tour

Florida Arts Studio Tour

Take a virtual tour of my newly renovated basket studio.

Special Summer Group Classes Available

Gather a group of 4-5 friends, family, club members etc. for a special day of fun, friendship and  learning the art of Pine Needle Basketry.

(Available June, July and August)


Decorative Baskets for that very special person

Browse through many of the decorative pine needle pieces I have created over the last 15 years.Enjoy! 

Basket Boutique



Looking for a unique one-of-a kind gift for that someone special?  

This is the place.


Please call or email.

Special orders gladly accepted.

Basket History

Seminole women displaying pine needle and swamp grass baskets.

Seminole Indian women display their pine needle baskets.

Contact Us

Southern Pine Studio

149 W. Delaware Ave., Lake Helen, FL 32744, US

(386) 405-0367


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