Class #28 – Colorful Cane Twill

This large, beautiful basket is constructed with dyed flat reed for spokes and wide binders cane for weavers. The base has a cat’s head shape, sides round up to be about 11” tall with an 18” wide basket. Really a beauty, the cane ages to a darker honey color that rhymes well with the spokes. Rim is lashed with waxed linen, dyed rim fillers.

Date

Friday, May 12

Instructor

Anne Bowers

Ability Level

Intermediate

Materials Fee

$135.00

Dimensions

11” x 18”

Tools needed

2 spoke weights, larger bucket to soak materials, shears, zip ties, packing tool, awl, knife/scarfing tool

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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