Learn how to make a plaited basket with flat materials.
Plaiting is prominent worldwide and is common in many parts of North America. Learn checker plaiting and twill plaiting.
Kit contains: fiber splint, fiber rush, clothespins and color photo instructions
You will need: scissors and a ruler
Makes one basket about 6” wide by 4” high
Ages 12 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages
Made in USA
Coiled Basket Kit for Beginners Wrap Stitch
This kit has the beginner in mind! Learn the technique of coiled basketry!
These instructions will teach you how to coil a small basket.
Coiling is a basketry method where one material is wrapped around another in a spiral. Generally the materials used for wrapping are soft and flexible while the coil can be a bit more rigid. Designs can be created by using multiple colors and textures.
Coiled basketry requires patience and perseverance. Keep at it and you will be proud of your new skills and finished basket.
Kit includes: Fiber cord, raffia, tapestry needle and color photo instructions
You will need: scissors, ruler, water
Kit makes one coiled basket about 2-1/2″ wide by 1-1/2″ tall
Ages 8 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages
Made in USA