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Cherokee Basketry: From the Hands of Our Elders (American Heritage)
By Brand: The History Press
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ean: 9781596297210, isbn: 1596297212,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
A tradition that dates back almost ten thousand years, basketry is an integral aspect of Cherokee culture. In the mountains of Western North Carolina, stunning baskets are still made from rivercane, white oak and honeysuckle and dyed with roots and bark. Cherokee Basketry describes the craft's forms, functions and methods and records the tradition's celebrated makers. This complex art, passed down from mothers to daughters, is a thread that bonds modern Native Americans to ancestors and

Willow Basketry: A How-To Guide (Weaving & Basketry Series) (Volume 1)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781523394326, isbn: 1523394323,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Through a series of easy to follow step by step projects, this book will teach you the fundamental skills and techniques as used in many every-day baskets. Clear instructions and more than 280 photos and diagrams will guide you through every aspect. Projects include ‘your first basket’, a simple bowl; a log basket; a garden trug; a potato basket; and a foraging basket. This book is designed for the beginner. Everything you need to know is covered, including guidance on sourcing the willow

Coiled Designs for Gourd Art
By Schiffer Pub Ltd
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780764330117, isbn: 076433011X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Coiling is a basketry technique used as decoration in gourd art. Step-by-step coiling techniques, as well as pattern designs, help gourd enthusiasts use coiled waxed linen and colored thread to enhance their work. 196 color photos show how to trim a gourd bowl or vase and use the coiled threads to add color to your favorite gourds. A special chart will help crafters design their own coiling patterns. Beginners and advanced workers with gourds will be inspired by this book..

How to Weave Hawaiian Coconut Palm Fronds
By Mutual Publishing
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ean: 9781566477970, isbn: 1566477972,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
''A guide to learn how to weave with coconut fronds; instructions for making simple objects such as fish, bird, baskets, and more included''--Provided by publisher..

The Weekend Crafter: Basketry: 17 Great Weekend Projects
By Sterling Publishing
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mpn: LB-14547, ean: 9781454701798, isbn: 145470179X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
This fabulous, gorgeously photographed introductory course will have even novices finishing a decorative basket the very first weekend. Basketry master BJ Crawford offers the fruits of her many years' experience, explaining how to add bases, shape baskets, substitute materials, embellish, and more. A wealth of knowledge on reeds covers everything from preparation to dyeing and finishing. From a simple handled market basket to a charming letter basket with twine embellishments, these projects

Practical Basketry Techniques
By A C Black
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ean: 9781408130735, isbn: 1408130734,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Basketry is experiencing a resurgence of popularity, and enjoying an exciting comeback at the hands of a new and dynamic generation of makers who are not afraid to experiment with mixing materials and techniques. This book will give you all the information you need to learn the basic methods, and then the confidence and inspiration to expand your making as far as your imagination can take you.A C Black.

Living Like Indians: 1,001 Projects, Games, Activities, and Crafts
By Brand: Skyhorse Publishing
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ean: 9781602399839, isbn: 1602399832,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
For children and adults alike, Living Like Indians is the essential guide to Native American recreation and activities. Written with recreation directors in mind, this wonderful field companion provides thoughtful learning activities along with a history of the Native Americans. Tracking, camping, and exploring nature are only a few of the topics found in this book. The author provides suggestions for over 1,000 projects for indoor and outdoor activities, and also includes practical first aid

Willow Craft: 10 Simple Projects (Weaving & Basketry Series) (Volume 2)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781503178557, isbn: 1503178552,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
This book will show you how to make some of the most popular and inspiring willow craft projects other than baskets. There are items for both the home and garden, and all are great fun to make. You do not need any previous experience, the detailed instructions have been designed to guide you every step of the way..

Basketry Technology: A Guide to Identification and Analysis
By AldineTransaction
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ean: 9780202330358, isbn: 0202330354,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
Basketry Technology, first published in 1977, is the only comprehensive guide for archaeologists, anthropologists, art historians, and collectors for identifying and analyzing ancient baskets and basket fragments. Long out of print, this volume is again available with an extensive new introduction by the original author that summarizes the extensive work done in this area over the past 35 years. The volume describes proper field and lab techniques for recovery of specimens and offers a

Mat and Basket Weaving of the Ancient Hawaiians: Compared with the Basketry of the Other Pacific Islanders
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781986627047, isbn: 1986627047,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
This special edition of 'Mat and Basket Weaving of the Ancient Hawaiians' was written by William T. Brigham, and first published in 1906, making it well over a century old. The book has sections covering Mat and Basket Weaving, Simple Forms of Basketry, Substances Used, Evolution of Coconut Leaf Basket, Ancient Hawaiian Fans, and more. 'Mat and Basket Weaving of the Ancient Hawaiians' features lots of photographs of baskets and other woven items and articles from throughout history, and also

Awesome Things You Must Do in Retirement: Ultimate Guide to an Awesome Life After Work
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781539462118, isbn: 1539462110,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Congratulations! You are retired? Or you are planning to be retired? NOW WHAT? The first step to retirement is to get this book! The perfect gifts for retirees, or for anyone that is dreaming about retirement and wanting to know how awesome it can be when you are retired. Your Ultimate Guide to an Awesome Life of Retirement! You will learn all the most amazing things to see, eat, buy, and do in your retirement that will make everyone envy of your awesome life. How many awesome things that

Amy Butler's In Stitches: More Than 25 Simple and Stylish Sewing Projects
By Brand: Chronicle Books LLC
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mpn: 9780811851596, ean: 9780811851596, isbn: 0811851591,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Celebrated designer Amy Butler brings her fresh, modern style to the timeless craft of sewing. In this lavishly illustrated collection of patterns, she presents more than 25 charming projects ranging from cushy floor cushions to smart aprons to stylish handbags. Our innovative packaging makes for easy usepattern sheets are neatly tucked into a folder on the inside cover of this full-color, lay-flat spiralbound book. Lush photographs inspire, while how-to illustrations and straightforward text

How to Start a Home-Based Gift Basket Business (Home-Based Business Series)
By Globe Pequot Press
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mpn: figures, ean: 9780762759545, isbn: 0762759542,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
Everything you need to know to run a profitable gift basket business from your home. .

Basketry: The Nantucket Tradition: History * Techniques * Tradition
By Brand: Lark Books
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ean: 9781887374521, isbn: 1887374523,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Nantucket baskets are immediately recognizable and universally admired. Here, one of the world’s top authorities shows how to make all the classic Nantucket styles. More than 200 photos lead you through each basket, and color photos of exquisitely fashioned baskets suggest why they’re worth the trouble. There’s also a fine photo essay about the New England island of Nantucket.Used Book in Good Condition.

By Brand: Schiffer Pub Ltd
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ean: 9780764300066, isbn: 0764300067,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 132 reviews
In 176 pages of gorgeuous color and black-and-white photographs, Nancy Schiffer pays homage to baskets as functional objets d'art and includes hundreds of pictures of baskets from all over the United States and some from aboard. This pictorial survey of splint, wicker and coil baskets will familiarize you with baskets used for storage, decorating, carrying, winnowing, gathering and trapping. A section on baskets in use for storage and or decoration provides decorating ideas for those who love

Indian Basketry: Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry
By Skyhorse Publishing
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mpn: 355 B&W illustrations, ean: 9781626365643, isbn: 1626365644,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
Everything there is to know about traditional Native American basket weaving.Native American basket weaving is an intricate and powerful art, representative of the legends and ceremonies of the Indian nations and their cultures. George Wharton James’s Indian Basketry is an invaluable aid for the artist, designer, craftsman, or beginner who wants to recreate authentic and often extinct basket forms and decorative motifs of the Native American peoples.Filled with 355 illustrations and

Lightship Baskets of Nantucket (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Brand: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
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ean: 9780764308918, isbn: 0764308912,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
On the island of Nantucket, the Nantucket Lightship Basket developed over many decades into the distinctive basket so highly prized by collectors today. The baskets evolved in the mid-nineteenth century from wooden splint baskets made by Algonquin Indians and were adapted by Nantucketers, who introduced hardwood bottoms, utilized wooden molds, and replaced wooden splints with rattan. The fascinating history of this basket and its makers is richly illustrated with color photographs that detail

Award-Winning Basket Designs: Techniques and Patterns for All Levels
By Schiffer
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mpn: 9780764349713, ean: 9780764349713, isbn: 0764349716,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Explore the art of basketry in this idea-filled book for weavers at all levels. Over 300 how-to photographs, guidance on using a fascinating selection of woven styles, and 15 original new patterns combine to offer much more than traditional, historical weaving. Learn the basics, materials, dyes, tools, and techniques; then practice, using all or parts of the book to create your own award-winning designs. Traditional baskets are updated with new techniques, while contemporary patterns employ

Apache Indian Baskets
By University of Arizona Press
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ean: 9780816507788, isbn: 0816507783,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
''Nearly 300 illustrations capture weaving intricacies in this 'beautiful, large-format book . . . . A comprehensive survey which will serve as a major reference for years to come.'' —El Palacio ''An unusually detailed, useful and attractive guide for collectors and students.'' —L.A. Times ''A fine contribution to Southwestern Indian art studies and should be a useful and inspiring reference for many years to come.'' —American Indian Quarterly ''The text is written with painstaking care

Basket Weavers for the California Curio Trade: Elizabeth and Louise Hickox
By Brand: University of Arizona Press
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ean: 9780816515189, isbn: 0816515182,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
The peoples of northwestern Califonia's Lower Klamath River area have long been known for their fine basketry. Two early-twentieth-century weavers of that region, Elizabeth Hickox and her daughter Louise, created especially distinctive baskets that are celebrated today for their elaboration of technique, form, and surface designs. Marvin Cohodas now explores the various forces that influenced Elizabeth Hickox, analyzing her relationship with the curio trade, and specifically with dealer Grace

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