This kit teaches one-rod coiling. Humans worldwide have used native materials to craft baskets to aid in daily tasks and requirements for thousands of years. In North America, native cultures are well known for fine basketry. Immigrants brought with them other methods and materials. As cultures and materials came in contact with each other various styles and adaptations emerged. Basketry continues on as an important human activity.
Kit includes: raffia, fiber rush, steel needles, and color instructions.
Makes one 3" diameter basket. For ages 12 and up, adult participation necessary for younger ages.