Raffia Basket Bundle (Includes Part 1 and 2)
Learn all the skills you need to create beautiful raffia baskets, shapes and even a bag!
Priced in US dollars
These two raffia basket workshops cover five different techniques and various styles to take you on your basketry journey.
Raffia is an amazing plant fibre that can be used for many crafts.
It is a great fibre to start off your basket making journey as it is strong, pliable and versatile. You can create great shapes and it’s a really fun craft to learn.
This course is suitable for beginners and you will learn how to create many types of coiled baskets using this natural fibre with several techniques.
In the first Raffia Basket Course you will learn
- How to work with Raffia
- The tools you will need
- Five different starter circles
- Five different coiling techniques
- Shaping your basket
- How to create handles
- Finishing off and more ….
In the second Raffia Basket Course you will learn
- Oval baskets
- Shaping around a form including bottles and a container
- Creating coloured patterns
- The cutest rectangle bag
- How to make cord / string
- And some more handles and straps to incorporate into your work.
It is recommended that if you haven’t enrolled in the first Raffia Basket workshop it is recommended that you do. You can do that here Raffia Basket No 1
You will be able to combine what you learn from the first and second workshop to create your own unique pieces.
Please note these creative workshops are for personal use only and are not to be used or replicated in a commercial manner. By enrolling in a Craft School Oz online course you agree to this.
Ruth Woods is a dedicated and experienced professional in the arts and crafts sector, having devoted over 30 years to teaching in this field. She founded Craft School Oz a decade ago, providing a platform for individuals to learn and explore their creativity.
Recently, Ruth has expanded her offerings through an online school, offering a variety of workshops focused on basketry and slow stitching. Her latest achievement includes the publication of a popular book titled "Finding Form with Fibre," which highlights the work of talented artists and explores different basketry techniques. Ruth's genuine passion for her craft and commitment to sharing her knowledge inspire and empower aspiring artists worldwide.