Earth Basketry

Earth Basketry

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by Osma Gallinger Tod
     
 

Natural materials found in the woods and fields are used to create baskets within the pages of this book. The chapters explain gathering and preparing both round and flat natural materials including leaves, roots, reeds, grasses, vines, shoots, willow, bark and splints. A wide variety of weaving techniques are clearly drawn for comparisons and many examples and…  See more details below

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Natural materials found in the woods and fields are used to create baskets within the pages of this book. The chapters explain gathering and preparing both round and flat natural materials including leaves, roots, reeds, grasses, vines, shoots, willow, bark and splints. A wide variety of weaving techniques are clearly drawn for comparisons and many examples and instructions for borders, lids, handles and miniatures are presented. Seventy-five pictures and drawings show details, progressive instructions, and finished examples. Novices, naturalists and expert weavers alike can use Earth Basketry because its information is timeless and its presentation is clear.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887400766
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Pages:
168
Sales rank:
760,801
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Earth Basketry 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
JCE More than 1 year ago
This book has everything the I was looking for. The lay-out was easy to follow. Very useful.