Basketmakers, Basket Artists, Basketweavers and Fiber Artists from around the world
with Last names beginning with K.
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Full-time fiber artist and teacher from White Lake, WI specializing in
ancient techniques such as needle lace using natural materials such as willow,
Siberian iris, day lily, gourds and grasses.
This on-island Nantucket Lightship basketmaker learned his craft from his
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William Reis, Sr. His work is
known for its tight weave, lavish use of ivory carvings, scrimshaw, unique forms
and impeccable craftsmanship.
Accomplished black ash basketmaker from Island Lake, IL. Her site features photos of her
baskets an artist statement and information on the workshops she offers from her home
studio. Read Susan's
review of the 2004 site-specific installation by John McQueen at the Racine
Art Museum (RAM) in Wisconsin that was published in Fiberarts Magazine.
Mark Kelz and Beth
A husband and wife team from Cave Junction, OR who create "modern traditional" baskets of Oregon Ash
(Fraxinus latifolia), which is similar to the eastern black ash. Their
work is unique because of their intricately carved handles. Floral and animal
designs on their handles are carved from a single piece of wood, not glued on
Basketmaker and teacher from Boyertown, PA uses natural materials, many of which
she collects and prepares herself, in
combination with round reed in her work. Roundwork techniques and natural
dyes are featured in the work of this Pennsylvania artist.
White oak basketmaker comes from a long line of Louisiana basketmakers.
Keyser - a.k.a. Dat-So-La-Lee
Extensive biographical information about Dat-So-La-Lee who was a famous Washo (or Washoe)
Indian woman basketweaver from the late 1800's and early 1900's. From the Nevada Women's
An accomplished black ash woodsplint basketmaker from Trumansburg, NY. John's site
covers the process of black ash basketry and offers natural and painted finished baskets
for sale. The pictures are delicious.
Living article about Jonathan Kline. For the contemporary side of John's
work visit Jonathan
Contemporary basketmaker and studio artist from Rochester, NY.
Contemporary artist from Venice Beach, CA works with found objects, reclaimed
trash, recycled and alternative materials such as scrap street sweeper bristles,
coffee stirrers and strapping material to create woven and welded organic
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