Coiled Basket Kit - Beginner Wrap Stitch


This kit has the beginner in mind! Coiling is a basketry method where one material is wrapped around another in a spiral. Generally the materials used for wrapping are soft and flexible while the coil can be a bit more rigid. Designs can be created by using multiple colors and textures. Coiled basketry requires patience and perseverance. Keep at it and you will be proud of your new skills and finished basket.

The instructions will teach you how to coil a small basket using the wrap stitch.
Basketry is one of the traditional crafts taught in a Waldorf high school.
Kit includes:
  • raffia
  • tapestry needle
  • color photo instructions

You supply: water, scissors and a ruler

Kit makes one little basket about 2-1/2" wide x 1-1/2" tall

Ages 8 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages

Made in USA