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Weaving Country Baskets
Weaving Country Baskets
by Maryanne Gillooly
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Since the 1973 publication of Storey's first Country Wisdom Bulletin, our commitment to preserving the arts, crafts, and skills of country life has never wavered. We now have more than 200 titles in this series of 32-page publications, and their... (read more)

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Pine Needle Basketry: From Forest Floor to Finished Project
Pine Needle Basketry: From Forest Floor to Finished Project
by Judy Mofield Mallow
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This classic text in basket-making, now in paperback, shows how to transform fragrant pine needles into stunning coiled baskets and other decorative items. Its surprisingly easy, with all 40 projects based on wrapping needles around a center. From... (read more)

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Indian Basketry: Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry
Indian Basketry: Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry
by George Wharton James
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Everything there is to know about traditional Native American basket weaving. Native American basket weaving is an intricate and powerful art, representative of the legends and ceremonies of the Indian nations and their cultures. George Wharton Jamess... (read more)

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Decorating Baskets: 50 Fabulous Projects Using Flowers, Fabric, Beads, Wire & More
Decorating Baskets: 50 Fabulous Projects Using Flowers, Fabric, Beads, Wire & More
by Suzanne J E Tourtillott
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The author resides in Asheville, NC.... (read more)

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Coiled Designs for Gourd Art
Coiled Designs for Gourd Art
by Catherine Devine
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Coiling is a basketry technique used as decoration in gourd art. Step-by-step coiling techniques, as well as pattern designs, help gourd enthusiasts use coiled waxed linen and colored thread to enhance their work. 196 color photos show how to trim a... (read more)

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Basic Basket Making: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started (Stackpole Basics)
Basic Basket Making: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started (Stackpole Basics)
by Linda (edt) Franz
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Step-by-step instructions complete with detailed color photographs Includes a chapter on dyeing reed at home 4 basic basket projects for the beginning weaver The art of basket making is described in detail for the beginning or experienced weaver... (read more)

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Weavers of Tradition and Beauty: Basketmakers of the Great Basin
Weavers of Tradition and Beauty: Basketmakers of the Great Basin
by Mary Lee Fulkerson
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Weavers of Tradition and Beauty presents new information on contemporary Native American basketry of the Great Basin, largely from the viewpoint of the weavers themselves. Baskets - and the people who weave them - have always been revered and honored by... (read more)

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The Gift Basket Design Book: Everything You Need to Know to Create Beautiful, Professional-Looking Gift Baskets for All Occasions (Gift Basket Design Book: Everything You Need to Know to Create)
The Gift Basket Design Book: Everything You Need to Know to Create Beautiful, Professional-Looking Gift Baskets for All Occasions (Gift Basket Design Book: Everything You Need to Know to Create)
by Shirley George Frazier
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Create Dazzling, Professional Quality Gift Baskets Whether you want to start a small business or make gift baskets for fun, The Gift Basket Design Book reveals everything you need to know to transform your ideas into beautiful creations. ... (read more)

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A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets
A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets
by Renwick Gallery
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A Measure of the Earth provides an unparalleled window into an overlooked corner of recent American history: the traditional basketry revival of the past fifty years. Steve Cole and Martha Ware amassed a remarkable collection using the most stringent... (read more)

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Earth basketry
Earth basketry
by Osma G. Tod
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Use natural materials, including leaves, roots, reeds, grasses, vines, shoots, willow, bark and splints to create baskets. A wide variety of weaving techniques are clearly illustrated with many examples and instructions for borders, lids, handles and... (read more)

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Plaited Basketry with Birch Bark
Plaited Basketry with Birch Bark
by Vladimir Yarish
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For centuries people have marveled over the beauty of plaited basketry; now readers can actually learn the skill and artistry of this craft in the comfort of their own homes. Scholar, artisan, and teacher Vladimir Yarish created all of the birch bark... (read more)

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The Book of Indian Crafts and Indian Lore: The Perfect Guide to Creating Your Own Indian-Style Artifacts
The Book of Indian Crafts and Indian Lore: The Perfect Guide to Creating Your Own Indian-Style Artifacts
by Julian Harris Salomon
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A fascinating introduction to a variety of Native American projects and history! Learn everything there is to know about Indian crafts and lore. Julian Harris Salomon takes you on a breathtaking journey of Native American customs and traditions... (read more)

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Basketry: 17 Great Weekend Projects (Weekend Crafter)
Basketry: 17 Great Weekend Projects (Weekend Crafter)
by B. J. Crawford
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This fabulous, gorgeously photographed introductory course will have even novices finishing a decorative basket the very first weekend. Basketry master BJ Crawford offers the fruits of her many years' experience, explaining how to add bases, shape... (read more)

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Baleen Basketry of the North Alaskan Eskimo
Baleen Basketry of the North Alaskan Eskimo
by Molly Lee
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Baskets made of baleen, the fibrous substance found in the mouths of plankton-eating whales--a malleable and durable material that once had commercial uses equivalent to those of plastics today--were first created by Alaska Natives in the early years of... (read more)

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Black Ash Baskets: Tips, Tools, & Techniques for Learning the Craft
Black Ash Baskets: Tips, Tools, & Techniques for Learning the Craft
by Jonathan Kline
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Basic skills for making splint baskets from scratch Guidance on every step from an award-winning basket maker Full-color photographs show the process Preparing the wood, making splints, weaving, shaping the baskets, and crafting rims and handles Steps... (read more)

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Pomo Basketmaking (72 Edition)
Pomo Basketmaking (72 Edition)
by Elsie Allen
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-- A Supreme Art for the Weaver. Pomo grandmother and fourth generation basket weaver, Elsie Allen, who worked hard most of her life, found time in later years to teach the younger generation this art of their fast vanishing culture. She gives step-by... (read more)

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Making the New Baskets: Alternative Materials, Simple Techniques
Making the New Baskets: Alternative Materials, Simple Techniques
by Jane Laferla
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Who says baskets have to be made of wicker? Why not copper wire, Chinese newspaper, or strips of 35mm film? Or leaves, plastics, ribbon, polymer clay, and cereal-box strips! These 40 imaginative containers use unconventional materials -- and are simply... (read more)

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Basketry: A World Guide to Traditional Techniques
Basketry: A World Guide to Traditional Techniques
by Bryan Sentance
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Subtitled, "A World Guide To Traditional Techniques".... (read more)

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Indian Basketry
Indian Basketry
by George Wharton James
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Most complete survey of Indian basket-making describes uses of baskets, their role in legend and ceremony, origins of forms and designs, materials and colors, weaves and stitches, plus full instructions for those who want to make their own. Southwest... (read more)

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Indian Basket Weaving
Indian Basket Weaving
by The Navajo School Of Indian Basketry
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This work covers all of the basic techniques: preparation of the reed, splicing, introduction of color, shaping, finishing, and more. It also includes descriptions of a great variety of weaves—Lazy Squaw, Mariposa, Taos, Shilo, and others—each... (read more)

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