Tablet Weaving and Ply-Splitting Books, Tools & Kits
Arrowhead Ply-Split Basket
from the book How to Make Ply-Split Baskets by Linda Hendrickson
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Learn the techniques of ply-splitting by making this ply-split basket. To order a kit for this basket with artist-made cords, detailed instructions, and step-by-step photos, please see my Kits for Ply-Split Baskets page. You can order the cords only, if you already have the instructions, or order the instructions only if you want to make your own cords.
Ply-Split Arrowhead Basket Description:
The ply-split Arrowhead basket has a 6-cord start, which leads to the appearance of six arrowheads for the basket base. The design on the cylindrical sides have the appearance of fletching (the feathers on the end of arrows). A long rim cord circles the basket 4 times, as cord ends are pulled through it. Finished dimensions: 7-1/2" x 6-1/2".
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This page created on January 30, 2011, and updated June 9, 2013.