Basic Basket Making Tools Include:

Packer, bent and straight tip
Cloth measuring tape
Scissors/reed cutter
Bucket or dishpan for water
Lashing tool
Side cutter
Needle nose pliers
Clamps, large and small (depending on project, wooden clothespins might work) Pencil
Zip ties, variety of sizes
Alligator clips
Spray bottle
Plane or draw knife if making wooden rims
Spoke Weight

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.

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