Twined Basket Kit - Beginners


This kit has the beginner in mind! Learn the technique of twined basketry!

These instructions will teach you how to twine a small basket.

Twining is a basketry method where two or more horizontal weavers twist around vertical spokes. Generally the materials used for twining weavers are soft and flexible while the spokes can be more rigid. Baskets as well as rugs, mats, sacks and clothing can be constructed with the twining technique.

Basketry requires patience and perseverance. Keep at it and you will be proud of your new skills and finished basket.

Basketry is one of the traditional crafts taught in a Waldorf high school.

Kit includes:

  • fiber cord
  • color photo instructions
You supply scissors and a ruler

Kit makes one basket about 3 inches wide by 3 inches tall.
Ages 8 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages

Made in USA