Many countries around the world have a rich history of weaving and textiles, all with their own approach to design, materials, and function. In this video, we will explore one of several ways in which to make a woven basket using both traditional materials and items that can be found around your home. Please see below the list of materials and tools needed for this project.
- Basket Cording
- Tapestry Needles
About Katelyn Cartwright
Katelyn Cartwright is the Senior Associate of Education at The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub at Winrock International, a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of Arkansans by inspiring innovation and expanding opportunity. Katelyn teaches hands-on STEAM activities to students of all ages and oversees the in-house educational programming at the Innovation Hub.
In addition to nine years of traditional teaching experience in special education, art, and STEAM programming, Katelyn has worked with ceramics, fused glass, and stained.
In her free time, Katelyn enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, working in the glass studio, and loving on her cat and three dogs.
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