Coiling Core for Basket Art - 1/4 inch
any kind of yarn they like.
any big embroidery needle that you can get yarn through the eye of the needle.
I also share this video and talk about the Sweet Grass Baskets made in the Gullah region. We discuss how new technology some times makes old Arts and Crafts techniques obsolete.
|Step 1: Hold yarn and cord in between thumb and finger.|
|Step 2. Wrap yarn around the cord.|
|Step 3. Bend end into where you started wrapping the yarn to the cord.|
|Step 4. Wrap around the end and the cord.|
|Step 5. Pull the needle through|
|Step 6. Wrap 5 times then stitch|
|Hint: Pull tight!|