Earth Basketry
July 21, 2010, 7:33 pm
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We like baskets, not sure we are about to start making them, but if we did this book would be our guide. Found recently at a yard sale, Earth Basketry has some amazing baskets and instructions illustrated by the author.

All the baskets utilize fibers or materials found from wild plants.

More images here.

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Yes, that is a valuable book for weavers.

Comment by Nancy

Nice find. Basket weaving is a great skill to have. I made my first (small) basket out of jute a few months ago with great success.

Comment by Angelo R.

Angelo, did you just teach yourself? Huh I wouldnt mind trying it out, gotta find some jute

Comment by nbolton

I found some basic instructions online. Jute is cheap and can easily be found at any hardware store.

Comment by Angelo R.

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