APPLE DRYING BASKET $48.00 (B)
This large 12" x 20" x 4" rectangular basket was traditionally used to dry apple slices for a sweet snack. It can also be used to transport 2 dozen cupcakes or just hung on a wall for decoration.
**BISCUIT BASKETS $28.00 (B)
Students will produce 2 baskets complete with seagrass accents and self-handles. This is a small version of the bread basket.
**BLUEBERRY BASKETS (or HOLIDAY GIFT BASKETS) $30.00 (B)
Make two 6" round baskets with swing handles. You can keep one and give the other away. It makes a perfect gift when filled with baked goods, or soaps, or candles.
**CANDLE BASKETS $24.00 (B)
These baskets were traditionally used to store candles or kitchen utensils.
The 4" x 4" x 8" size and seagrass accents make these very easy projects.
THE GIANT GEORGE BASKET $95.00 (I)
This super-sized basket was designed by these two ladies, one for blankets and the other for lots of yarn. It is approximately 26” x 26” x 18” high and has beautiful square-top bushel basket handles. (Would also make a great toy basket.) It will take at least three hours to complete because of it’s very large size.
FLAG BASKET $22.00 (B)
This representation of the American Flag has a handle in the back for hanging on the wall to be used for mail or a patriotic flower arrangement.
HEART BASKET WITH HANDLE
This 10" heart shaped basket with twisted handle is perfect for weddings or any occasion.
HEARTH BASKET (Large) $45.00, (Small) $40.00 (B)
This sloping side basket, (large 14" x 24", small 8" x 16") is great for flower arrangements or vegetable gathering.
HERB GATHERING BASKET $52.00 (B)
This rectangular 14" x 18" basket includes a cup holder for your favorite beverage and a scissors holder.
INDIAN STYLE STORAGE BASKET $48.00 (I)
This large 12" x 16" rectangular storage basket which is a copy of an antique basket is woven with thin reed for added texture and has bushel basket handles.
**JELLY JAR BASKETS $28.00 (B)
These 4" x 4" x 8" rectangular, wire and wood grip handled baskets fit one large or three small jars of jelly. They make great gifts.
KRISTA'S OVAL $30.00 (B)
This seagrass accented, oval basket incorporates an unusual wrapped handle technique to complete this useful basket.
MARKET BASKET sm. $40.00, lg. $45.00 (B)
This very basic rectangular basket can be made in an 8" width or 12" width and woven with color and/or a stencil strip to suit your needs
SHAKER STYLE CHEESE BASKET
sm $22.00 lg $30.00 (A)
This basket should only be attempted by experienced basket makers. Traditionally it was lined with cheese cloth and used to separate the curds and whey. The cheese was then aged in this six-sided basket.
TOTE BASKET $40.00 (B)
A perfect basket for magazines, file folders, or books. It is 8" x 15" x 15".
AMERICANA BUCKET $40.00 (B)
Woven in a red white and blue patriotic theme and then hand painted with stars, completes this wire and wooden grip handled basket.
OVAL SERVING BASKET $30.00 (I)
Twine the bottom of this 10" x 14" oval basket. Weave up the sides and attach two wire and wood grip handles and you will have a perfect serving tray.
SPLINT WOVEN STOOL $45.00 (I)
Each student will receive an oak stool frame 11" x 11" x 13" and will be taught to do a twill weave pattern. Once mastered, this method can be used on any chair or stool.
WALL NEST $28.00 (I)
Your imagination is the only limit you have on this decorative round twined bottom basket which can be filled with birds or a small doll and then hung on the wall.
Anyone who has seen the television shows on organization or just looked around our own homes, realizes that we just have too much stuff.
We all need some help finding places to systematically rearrange our belongings which ultimately will save time and money.
We at Swan Bay Folk Art Center, also needing to find a solution to this problem, have decided to become proactive and make it possible for you to
This is how it works:
When you come to weave the basket you can choose to weave it with colored reed or seagrass accents, in a variety of widths of reed.
Result: A custom-designed organizational Clutter Buster basket and a happier, more organized life.
Used individually, Clutter Busters are an attractive, all-purpose, portable way to store & transport items, and return them to their proper place.
A collection of Clutter Busters can turn ordinary shelving into a unique, one-of-a-kind storage unit.
Design your custom-fit basket for any space. Prices will vary depending on size and materials.