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Natural Basketry Materials: Willow

Plant identification, cultivating, harvesting and processing willow as a natural material used for basketmaking.

Katherine Lewis
Willow basketmaker located in the Skagit Valley of Washington State, USA. She has a small farm named Dunbar Gardens where she grows much of the willow used in her baskets. She offers finished baskets, willow basketry supplies including live cuttings for planting, willow basketry workshops and willow basket making demonstrations. Her site includes photos of the cultivation of numerous varieties of willow for basketry.

Freitag and Sohn
Site is written all in German, but there are many photo galleries of willow culture, living willow sculpture, woven willow fences, tunnels, erosion control, garden structures and more.

Coates Willows & Wetlands in Taunton England
Enjoy pictures of willow processing and museum exhibits in this photo gallery of pictures taken by Jane Harding on her trip to the UK.

Willow Branches
NativeTech offers an explanation of the uses of willow branches and spruce, cedar and pine twigs in basketry by Native Americans.

Willow Cuttings
Instructions from Bonnie Gale of English Basketry Willows describes how to make willow cuttings for cultivation.

Willow Growing
Instructions for growing willow by Christine Baker of The Dancing Trees in the UK. Includes instructions for ordering cuttings.

Willow Basketry Bookstore
This bookstore includes a variety of books and gifts with a focus on willow. Learn about the history of willow basketry, how to make baskets using stake and strand weaving techniques with willow rods or withes. Create willow bentwood trellises, arbors, gates, fences and living sculpture and other garden accents.


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