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Basket Weaving - Making the Nesting Basket
Step-by-step instructions led by Jo-Ann L'ange will teach you how to weave a nesting basket. Video is 75 minutes long with many close up shots of the work.


Woodcarving - Woodburning and Texturing
Learn how to make hard and soft feathers, fur, scales, fins and hair with hand and power burning tools. Video will teach you how to make outlines, textures and shadows on surfaces such as gourd that can be used in your gourd basketry projects.


cover Basket Weaving-an introduction
A variety of basket weaving projects for beginners are covered from start to finish in this video.

  Penobscot Basketmaker
A DVD about the life and work of Native American basket maker Barbara Francis. Barbara is a Penobscot Indian who lives and works in Maine on Indian Island. Barbara Francis' baskets have won honors at nationally recognized Indian art shows, including a Best of Show at the Lawrence Indian Art Show (1999) and 1st Place in the 81st Annual Santa Fe Indian Market (2002).


Basket Weaving Essentials with Nadine Spier

Basket Weaving Essentials with Nadine Spier
Learn how to coil exquisite baskets with award-winning fiber artist Nadine Spier. Beginners and experienced basketmakers will enjoy the clear, concise instruction, abundance of information and excellent HD close-up photography showing details of all techniques demonstrated. Watching the DVD is like taking several basket classes.  


Advanced Basket Weaving with Nadine Spier - Sculptural Techniques and more

Advanced Basket Weaving with Nadine Spier - Sculptural Techniques and more!
This DVD is a sequel to Nadine's first video on pine needle basketry "Basketweaving Essentials with Nadine Spier." The skills taught in the first DVD are necessary for successful application of the advanced skills taught in this one. Viewers will learn - How to create any open shape as a center for the basket, giving unlimited potential for the form of the completed vessel; How to create "windows" (open spaces) in the vessel; How to wrap and sculpt floating coils in and out of the windows, adding movement, interest and a sculptural quality to the piece; How to master shaping; How to taper down and finish with a solid wrap; How to attach beads and other objects with holes too small to use waxed linen; Plus the final chapter has Quick Tips and Techniques to give the view even more information!  


Creating with Fresh Lavender: Wreaths & Basket Making Creating with Fresh Lavender: Wreaths & Basket Making
Viewers will learn how to make quick and easy and absolutely STUNNING lavender wreaths and baskets! Plus Nadine will show you how to incorporate other plants such as Rosemary, Sage, Dusty Miller, Statice for additional texture and lasting color. Viewers will learn plant identification, how to harvest and prep the materials, supplies that you'll need, how to create the wreath and basket in about 2 hours for each, how to dry lavender to make your own potpourri for sachets.


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