|With these illustrated guides, you can create your own hand-woven baskets using traditional Native American techniques.|
Products in Basketry
|American Indian Basketry |
by Otis Tufton Mason
Exhaustive, standard survey of baskets and their makers, Alaska to South America. Coiled and woven baskets, materials, techniques, uses in cooking, agriculture, war, mortuary customs, much more. 460 illustrations.
|The Complete Book of Basketry |
by Dorothy Wright
Profusely illustrated authoritative classic gives history and geography of baskets, detailed advice on basket design, materials, techniques, care, and step-by-step instructions. 294 illustrations, including 12 in color on the covers.
|Indian Basket Weaving |
by Navajo School of Indian Basketry
Basic techniques — preparation of the reed, splicing, introduction of color, shaping and finishing, etc. Also descriptions of a variety of weaves: Lazy Squaw, Mariposa, Taos, Shilo, and more. 114 illustrations.
|Indian Basketry |
by George W. James
Most complete survey of Indian basket-making describes uses of baskets, their role in ceremony, origins of designs, materials and colors, weaves and stitches, plus full how-to instructions. 355 illustrations.