Pine Needle Basket Kit
This Basket Kit allows you to make a fragrant pine needle basket. Each kit contains materials needed to make a 4″ – 6″ Pine Needle Basket. Additionally, the instruction booklet describes eight basketry stitches for you to try. So, follow the directions to learn how to coil and stitch the Long Leaf Pine Needles. Then create a Pine Needle Basket of your own design!
Native Americans from Southeast Coast of North America traditionally made Pine Needle Baskets. Native Americans from other parts of North American make coiled baskets with other materials. They used baskets as storage containers for foodstuffs and supplies. In more recent times, they made baskets to sell.
The Kit includes:
- Long Leaf Pine Needles
- Natural Raffia
- Coiling Gauge
- Tapestry Needle
- Fully Illustrated Instruction Booklet
You will also need: water, a pot to boil or soak needles, a towel, a ruler, and a pair of scissors.
We recommend this kit for ages 12 +. Adult assistance may be needed to help children with this kit.
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