Use natural materials, including leaves, roots, reeds, grasses, vines, shoots, willow, bark and splints to create baskets. A wide variety of weaving techniques are clearly illustrated with many examples and instructions for borders, lids, handles and miniatures. Seventy-five pictures and drawings show details, progressive instructions, and finished examples. Novices, naturalists, and expert weavers will enjoy it.Single strand plaited edging 106 52 a Looped braid edge 108 5 3 a Stitches used for overlay materials. ... 112 56 a Pine needle basketry stitches 114 57 a Designs for pine needle baskets 116 5 8 a Hanging flower basket of long pine needles . ... Bread tin covered with matting 132 65 a Flower pot cuffs of plaited, braided or woven mats 134 PART IVa NOVELTY BASKETS 66 a Braided corn husks.
|Author||:||Osma Gallinger Tod|
|Publisher||:||Schiffer Publishing - 1986|