Plaited Basket Kit For Beginners (tckbpb)
This kit has the beginner in mind! Learn the technique of plaited basketry!
Plaiting is a basketry method that weaves flat materials over and under each other in a pattern. Generally the materials used in plaiting are flat and rigid. Baskets as well as hats, mats and bags can be constructed with the plaiting technique.
These instructions will teach you how to plait a small square basket. Basketry requires patience and perseverance. Keep at it and you will be proud of your new skills and finished basket.
Our kit includes: Fiber split, clothespins and an 8-page full color instructional booklet. You will need: scissors, ruler, pencil, fork. Kit makes one plaited basket about 3" square by 2" tall. Ages 7 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages.
Made in USA.