Cedar Basketry tips, techniques and tutorials, including harvesting and preparation of
red and yellow cedar.
- A Great Provider
Thuja plicata or Western red-cedar and yellow-cedar (Chamaecyparis nootkatensis),
including harvesting and preparation is described in this article by the Royal B. C.
Sharle Osborne and Kathey Ervin collecting cedar from a clear cut logging operation.
Harvesting Cedar Bark
Join a workshop in cedar bark basketmaking led by instructors from
a primitive skills school with programs in the northwest states of Washington
Cedar Bark Basketry Materials Photo Gallery
A selection of images about the selection, harvesting and processing of cedar
bark for basket making.
Make a Cedar Rose
Nicole Carle shares a video tutorial that demonstrates how to make a rose
from two strips of red cedar bark about 1" x 12".
Portfolio of photographic images of prints contained in "The North American
Indian" by Edward S. Curtis. Northwest cedar and Pima basketry featured in
Image Gallery of Cedar Baskets
A selection of cedar baskets and hats from a variety of sources on Flickr.
Cedar Bark Gathering Methods
Photo essay offers instruction on
harvesting cedar bark.
Additional resources on cedar basketmaking, cedar basketry supplies, cedar baskets and
cedar bark basketmakers.