Basketry by technique, chairseating, caning, coiling, knotting, paneling, folding,
stitching, diagonal and straight plaiting, quilling, twining, wickerwork and woven
Chair Seating and Caning
Chair Seating and caning resources such as natural cane, plastic cane, fibre rush, Danish
Cord, Sea Grass, Natural Rush (cattail), pretwisted natural rush, flat reed and ash
splints, round reed for wicker repair, Shaker tape, webbing, tools and accessories. Kits,
books, videos and classes.
Coiled baskets in full size and miniature, including imbricated, Native American, O'odham
man-in-the-maze pattern, coiled willow, cattail, sweetgrass, palm, willow, sedge, pine
needle, cedar bark, brush sumac, some embellished with feathers, beads and shells.
Information on how to dye and paint materials for basketry. Where to find the
instructions, supplies, resources and recipes you will need in dyeing or
painting your baskets.
Knotted baskets, sculptural art vessels and contemporary sculptural baskets, many of
waxed linen thread using a knotting technique.
Knotless Netting Basketry
Baskets and basketmaking techniques using looping and knotless netting.
Paneled Folded Stitched Baskets
Baskets Categorized by Technique - Paneled, Folded or Stitched. Baskets made from folded
bark, or paneled and stitched or sewn.
Diagonally plaited, woven twill, shredded money, birch, cedar bark, contemporary
basketry vessels, all done with a plaiting technique.
Ply-splitting braiding is a fiber
technique that involves splicing cords or ropes. In ply-splitting fabrics
threads are held together by one thread splitting and going through another.
Baskets can be created using this technique.
Examples of Birch Bark double walled boxes with Porcupine Quilling in natural and dyed
Twining is the technique of weaving that uses two elements of weaver at the same time. One
element goes behind the spoke, the other in front of it, with a twist in between.
Wicker Basketry and Wickerwork Furniture
Wicker basketry, wickerwork furniture, antique rockers, chair restorations, baby
bassinets, cradles, children's, buggies, Victorian wicker doll carriages, furniture for
the American Girl Dolls, supplies for wickerwork and much more.
Baskets By Material Index
Background, history, supplies, basketmakers, information, basketmaking techniques and
tutorials, all categorized by basketry material.