Traditional Craft Kits

Gathering Style Twined Basket DIY Craft Kit

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Basketry weaving is a fun and relaxing activity that people of many cultures have enjoyed for many thousands of years.

Learn to twine your own gathering style basket. Twining is one of the earliest methods of basket making. Twining styles, materials and decorative motifs vary by region. Open twining, as taught in this kit, is common among many cultures worldwide and in North America.

Product Details:

  • Kit contains the materials you'll need: fiber rush, hemp twine and color photo instructions
  • You will also need: scissors, ruler, fork
  • Kit makes one petite 7” basket
  • Ages 12 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages
  • Made in the USA

Artisan Spotlight

At Traditional Craft Kits we believe that people have enormous creative potential. With our kits we challenge people to expand their comfort zone and turn raw, natural materials into pieces of art. Our mission is to keep traditional crafting relevant in our modern world. We offer products that teach hands on skills, spark creativity and inspire appreciation for handmade arts. Learning these traditional skills opens up a whole new and fulfilling world of creativity.  Our projects vary from simple to complex. Our beginner basket kits take as little as an hour to complete, whereas our more advanced coiled designs take as much as 20 hours or more. This provides a lasting memorable experience and the satisfaction of accomplishment.

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