Tablet Weaving and Ply-Splitting Books, Tools & Kits
Asilomar Ply-Split Basket
from the book How to Make Ply-Split Baskets by Linda Hendrickson
Buy the book! $35.00 including shipping within USA
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 Asilomar Basket Description:
The ply-split Asilomar Basket has an octagonal base, and rounded, open sides in POT (plain oblique twining) with extra twist between the splittings. A long rim cord creates a rim by circling the basket 4 times, and ends in decorative knots. Decorative fringe around the rim.
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This page created on January 30, 2011, and updated June 9, 2013.