You will learn the basic methods of coiled weaving. We will use pine needles as our weaving material, though this technique can be used with other materials as well. You will start your weaving around a decorative center. You will use the basic swirling stitch gives your woven piece stability and is very attractive. Learn how to shape your basket to its desired form.
You will learn:
- How to begin a basket around a decorative center.
- The basic swirling stitch.
- How to create a close to invisible tapered end to the coil to complete the basket.
You will make:
- A palm sized-pine needle basket.
Ages: 13 & up