In this one-day introductory course and under the expert guidance of basket maker
and craft tutor Sabine Wolniczak of Beaghmore Basket you will learn some basic basket making skills and create a simple round basket with locally sourced willow.
Further, ten categories of artisans were selected such as carpenter, blacksmith, goldsmith, weaver, potter, shoes maker and leather worker, barber, tailor, basket maker
A March 28, 1901 advertisement in the New York Daily Tribune, for the Wanamaker's Department Store, informed the public that an Abenaki basket maker
and her daughter would be demonstrating their skills on their premises.
Natalie Hadjigeorgiou is the doyenne behind this huge installation project, a true labour of love which has taken her 10 months of hard renovation work resulting in a hugely welcoming bright, fresh, and airy place where local crafts and food stuffs can be purchased and at the same time visitors can get up close and personal with a glass cutter, weaver, wood carver, chair and basket maker
and potter as they create unique one off pieces of quality craftwork.
She was a quilter, basket maker
, wood carver, and masterful planner and organizer of everything from parades, plays and concerts, to festivals and fun of all kinds for all ages.
The Athabascan basket maker
Daisy Stri da zatse Demientieff gathered roots, removed their bark, and split them into incredibly narrow strips.
Work by the late painter and sea-grass basket maker
Douglas Kinney will be on display at the Coos Art Museum in Coos Bay starting Saturday and running through Oct.
The microfinance campaign started when Professor Muhammad Yunus (a Bangladeshi economist) first time granted a few dollars to an impecunious basket maker
in the year of 1974.
Contemporary aspects and the continuity of basket-making over time are explored in Linda Yamane's Weaving a California Tradition: A Native American Basket Maker
The author, a descendant of Penobscot heritage, thanks the master basket maker
Pamela Cunningham for her assistance in writing about the Lily Basket in "Many Hands.
Mandy Coates has downsized her willow growing operation as deer continue their march into North Wales.
She is a master basket maker
working with birchbark and spruce roots.