Practical and Artistic Basketry: 1904 (Paperback)
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This special edition of 'Practical and Artistic Basketry' was written by Laura Rollins Tinsley, and first published in 1904, making it well over a century old.
The book has chapters covering Materials, Rattan Weaving, Rattan Baskets, Handles, Covers, Hinges, and Fastenings, Native Willow Baskets, Articles Made of Raffia, Whip Stitch, Navajo Weave, and more. Features illustrative photographs and diagrams.
Practical and Artistic Basketry is a wonderful old book that will have to making your own beautiful hand-made baskets in no time. A great place to start for all those considering taking up the craft, or who wish to teach the craft to children.
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THIS BOOK IS A REPRINT. IT IS NOT AN ORIGINAL COPY.
NOTE: This book is a reprint edition and is a perfect facsimile of the original book. It is not set in a modern typeface and has not been digitally enhanced. As a result, some characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections, blurring, or minor shadows in the page background. This book appears exactly as it did when it was first printed.
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