Willow Basketry and Sculpture
written by Jo Hammond
Crowood Press | ISBN 9781847976819
Paperback – 96 pages
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Willow weaving is an exciting and rewarding craft for anyone who wants to reconnect with the natural world. This essential book gives all the information and tuition needed to get started and includes projects on sculpture, basketry and folk-art decorations. Topics covered include:
Basic techniques and basketry terms are explained and clearly illustrated, along with selection and preparation of materials
Thirteen projects are set out in clear and detailed stages, ranging from practical baskets to planters, lifelike sculptures and wreaths
Chapters describe four different basketry forms, each with a different set of structures and skills to learn
Sound, practical tips throughout to smooth your progress and help overcome difficulties
Advice is given on adapting recipes and designing your own baskets.