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Basketweaving for beginners: 20 contemporary and classic basketweaving projects using natural cane

Basketweaving for beginners: 20 contemporary and classic basketweaving projects using natural cane

Begot, Sylvie, author

Create twenty practical and stunning basketry projects for your home and garden. Author Sylvie Begot uses coloured cane to bring this enduring, traditional craft right up to date. She uses simple techniques that are clearly explained through step-by-step photographs and instructions. Anyone can create one of these basketry projects - no special skills are required, and the baskets can be made at home

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Tunbridge Wells: Search Press, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Sylvie Begot
ISBN: 1782217002, 9781782217008
Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm
Subject: Basket making.; Crafts.

Contents

  1. ESSENTIAL RULES & ADVICE
  2. Working rules
  3. Storing cane and soaking times
  4. Your working position
  5. Varnishes
  6. Glossary
  7. TECHNIQUES
  8. Bases
  9. Round slath base
  10. Oval slath base
  11. Crossover base
  12. Josephine knot base
  13. Weaving the sides
  14. Randing weave
  15. Two-rod slew
  16. Pairing weave
  17. Triple weave
  18. Splicing
  19. Borders
  20. Scallop border
  21. Three-rod plain border
  22. Trac border
  23. Other features
  24. Hoops
  25. The `God's Eye'
  26. Finishing techniques
  27. PROJECTS
  28. CHAPTER I
  29. BAGS & BANGLES
  30. Country basket
  31. Handbag
  32. Bracelets
  33. Knitting basket
  34. CHAPTER II
  35. FOR THE KITCHEN
  36. Bread basket
  37. Serving mat and napkin rings
  38. Utensil pot
  39. Fruit bowl
  40. Pedestal bowl
  41. CHAPTER III
  42. FOR children
  43. Star
  44. Pencil pot
  45. Egg
  46. Basket on wheels
  47. CHAPTER IV
  48. FOR THE GARDEN
  49. Bird feeder
  50. Candle holder
  51. Egg basket
  52. CHAPTER V
  53. FOR the HOME
  54. Plant pot holder
  55. Wall basket
  56. Mirror
  57. Storage basket
  58. Toothbrush holder
  59. Cotton ball box