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Baskets

Postby DeMeer » Fri Jan 23, 2009 6:39 pm

Hi,

Can anyone give me advice or any links on how to make a 13th century basket. I want to make some for my group and just need to know how to start.

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Postby Skevmeister » Sat Jan 24, 2009 8:29 am

De Meer,

It might be worth trying to get hold of gerry Burrows. I know at TORM he was saying that he was stopping making baskets, but he might be willing to offer advice or lessons.

And he would more than likely be able to point you in the direction sources.


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Re: Baskets

Postby Karen Larsdatter » Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:15 pm

http://larsdatter.com/baskets.htm has a couple of images of baskets from the 13th-14th centuries.



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Postby DeMeer » Sat Jan 24, 2009 4:38 pm

Hi,

Thanks for the replies they were very helpful.


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Postby DeMeer » Sat Jan 24, 2009 4:39 pm

It might be worth trying to get hold of gerry Burrows. I know at TORM he was saying that he was stopping making baskets, but he might be willing to offer advice or lessons.

And he would more than likely be able to point you in the direction sources.

Hi,

How do i get hold of him please?

Sharron


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Postby Kate Tiler » Sun Jan 25, 2009 8:53 pm

From the Tabulae website:

http://www.gerrytherope.co.uk/contact

Gerry's contact details from his website :)


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