Pine Needle Basketry

Pine Needle Basketry
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Product Information

Originally published in the 1920s, this book contains detailed instructions and fascinating designs for making baskets, trays, jardinieres, etc, using pine needles, wire grass and raffia. It is a true classic on Pine Needle Basketry.

Contents Covered:

  • Introduction
  • Suggestions for Articles to Be Made From Pine Needles and Wire Grass
    • Vases
    • Jardinieres
    • Baskets
    • Bowls
    • Table Mats
    • Trays (Round and Oval)
    • Work Baskets
    • Hanging Baskets
    • Candlesticks
    • Lamp Bowl
    • Lampshade
    • Tumbler Coasters
  • Selecting and Preparing Materials
    • Wire Grass
    • Pine Cones and Pine Needles
    • Raffia
  • General Directions for Starting a Round Article
  • Directions for Making the Various Stitches
    • Chain Stitch
    • Splicing
    • Shaping
    • Wheat Stitch
    • Spiral Wheat Stitch
    • Fern Stitch
    • Ti Stitch or Knot Stitch
    • Making the Ti Stitch Alike on Both Sides
  • Designing
  • Oval Baskets and Trays
  • Finishing
  • Handles
    • Handles for a Round Tray
    • Loop Handles
    • Detached Handles
  • Detailed Directions for Making Oval Sandwich Tray
  • Directions for Making Open Work-Basket
  • Directions for Making Hanging Basket from Wire Grass
  • Directions for Making Oval Tray from Wire Grass
  • Directions for Making Jardiniere from Pine Needles
Format: PDF Digital Reprint, e-Facsimile
No. of Pages: 37
Page Size: A4 (210mm × 297mm)
Download Size: 53.7 MB
Product Code PIN8H2QA70