Class #50 – Blue Trail Cathead

Royal Blue and aqua stakes create this square woven base. Dyed and natural weavers in the traditional Over/Under Start/Stop technique near the base and rim with Double Three- Rod Wale bordering the Twill weave in the center with dyed overlays forming one Spiral trail around the cathead, Emphasis on color placement and attention to detail while learning Pati’s hints in hand and finger placement to create a beautiful cathead shape from base to rim. Finish with natural and dyed Diagonal Handle Wrap.


Friday, May 10, 2024


Pati English

Ability Level


Class Length

6 hours

Materials Fee



5.5” wide x 5.5” long x 7” tall (12” tall with handle) x 10” in diameter

Tools needed

Basic Basket Weaving Tools

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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