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Winner of the Contemporary Handweavers of Houston Award at HGA's Small Expressions, 2014

Lois Russell

When I began making baskets in the 1980s, I made very useful baskets. Now I make very useless baskets. I have worked with fiber all my life, knitting, weaving, sewing, hooking rugs with my grandmothers…and I still do all these things, but it is basketry that feels like home. I have trouble working anything flat

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White oak rod basket by Scott Glibert

Scott Gilbert

The Basket Maker’s Catalog team is proud of the service and the top-quality products we’ve offered our customers over the past several decades; we’re especially grateful for the people we’ve met along the way. In 1982 Scott Gilbert began making white oak and honeysuckle baskets and marketing them at local and regional venues including the

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Sherri West

I like being called a basket maker.  What I do utilizes the historical techniques of basketry, but in a more contemporary sculptural way.  Basket makers must be painstakingly patient and have a deep understanding of nature, using natural materials in a sustainable way.  I like to think that what I do honors basket makers throughout

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Little Guys - Danielle Bodine

Danielle Bodine

Danielle Bodine has worked in textiles for over 35 years. Her work has been exhibited in museums, galleries and art centers throughout the U.S. and is included in many private and corporate collections. Originally from Seattle, she studied clothing design at the University of Washington, Art Therapy at Bowling Green University and received a BFA

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Cathryn Peters

I create original design, one-of-a-kind antler basket sculptures incorporating various types of deer, elk, or moose antlers with commercially sourced rattan reed and natural, respectfully hand-gathered materials from my rural setting. Drawing on my 40+ years of chair caning and wicker furniture restoration, I get a variety of weaving techniques and inspiration to create my

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