Class #5 – Piggyback Prime

This basket is #4 in the Piggyback series. It is woven on a rectangle wood base and will be weaver-ready. Methods of weaving that will be used are the following: regular twine, triple twine with arrow, regular weave, overlays, and stack weave, along with shaping as you weave.


Tuesday, May 7, 2024


Marilyn Parr

Ability Level


Class Length

8 hours

Materials Fee



13.5” wide x 9.5” long x 13” tall (20.5” with handle)

Tools needed

scissors, packing tool, small needle nose pliers, measuring tape, clothes pins, spray bottle, shaving tool and board, small 2-3” square sand paper and sponge

A Note About Tools!

Tools needed for each class are noted at the end of each class description. Please make your best effort to make sure that you have what is needed. Tools are available for sharing but it can often slow down class progress.

For those flying to Vermont, Stowe Basketry Festival water buckets will be available.

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