Rope Handled Basket Weaving Kit
Learn the most basic weaving technique, a simple over and under, on a multi-stranded warp structure to create this lovely basket. Natural short fiber flax adds a rustic and yet firm form to this square basket. Complete the look with a beautiful arched finishing and lovely rope handle. Use as an Easter Basket or put your favorite spring plant and give to a friend to spread some cheer! The pattern comes with two finishes, simple and braided to add to your weaving toolbox. Basket measures 5" x 5" x 4.5" high.
Kit comes with:
: 1 spool Flax & Twine 3mm Flax Cord in ivory color.
: 1 basket mold (reusable plastic storage container)
: 1 roll washi tape
: 1 darning needle
: 30" piece of braided rope for handle
: April Basket Pattern & HOW TO Video
- Inspiration Points -
Artist: Billie Ruth Sudduth
Title: Fibonacci 8
Medium and support:
Reed Splints, henna, madder, and crushed walnut hull dyes
Museum purchase with funds provided by 2005 Collectors’
Circle Members Phillip Broughton & David Smith