Description - Willow Basketry and Sculpture by Jo Hammond
Willow weaving is an exciting and rewarding craft for anyone who wants to reconnect with the natural world. This essential book gives all the information and tuition needed to get started and includes projects on sculpture, basketry and folk-art decorations. Topics covered include: Basic techniques and basketry terms are explained and clearly illustrated, along with selection and preparation of materials Thirteen projects are set out in clear and detailed stages, ranging from practical baskets to planters, lifelike sculptures and wreaths Chapters describe four different basketry forms, each with a different set of structures and skills to learn Sound, practical tips throughout to smooth your progress and help overcome difficulties Advice is given on adapting recipes and designing your own baskets. AUTHOR: Jo Hammond is a fine art graduate who embraced basketry whilst living in a woodland cottage. She now regularly exhibits, takes classes and accepts commissions for basketry and sculpture. 160 colour photographs and 17 line drawings
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Format: Paperback / softback
(242mm x 172mm x 8mm)
The Crowood Press Ltd
Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
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Author Biography - Jo Hammond
Jo Hammond is a fine art graduate who embraced basketry whilst living in a woodland cottage. She now regularly exhibits, takes classes and accepts commissions for basketry and sculpture.
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