Easy, Artsy Baskets
The project idea “weave” been waiting for! Learn to make a basket during our Easy, Artsy Baskets Facebook Live Demo on 9/29 at 6 p.m. CST. Intertwine functional aesthetic with quirky creativity to construct a basket that’s anything but conventional. Start with glue-soaked fibers over a balloon and w...
- Blow up a balloon and cut lengths of yarn, string, cord, etc. into lengths no longer than 1 yd.
- Dip fibers into a mixture of four parts glue to one part water.
- Arrange them over balloon, then allow to dry. Pop the balloon.
- Weave other fibers randomly through the openings in the basket until reaching the desired level of completion.