This DIY basketry pencil/ brush holder kit is perfect for children and adults, and it is also suitable for absolute beginner weavers, but intermediates will have fun too. Once created, these are stunning woven holders that are just perfect for pens to brushes and anything in between, and makes you feel that bit more organised.
Weaving has been done by many people around the world for thousands of years. It can be a fascinating and therapeutic creative hobby for both children and adults who desire to connect with history and nature and can also be very fulfilling and rewarding once finished.
This kit is suitable for classes/home schooling groups and a quantity discount is available.
This basketry kit includes:
- a wooden base,
- short cane for spokes,
- coil of cane for weaving,
- illustrated, easy-to-understand instructions and
- a fabric drawstring bag which can be reused
Weaving is an extremely beneficial hobby and can help you in many ways including improving hand-eye coordination and can help you focus. However long you have been practicing, you will always make something useful, durable and beautiful with the skills you have, even if it doesn’t look the way it does on the picture or how you want it. There is also the added extra of working with natural materials as it is 100% handmade and you will be learning the basics of an ancient 1000+ years old craft.
This particular set is suitable for children 8+ as a bowl of lukewarm water and some scissors are used, so adult supervision is required, also, the activity may create a slippery surface: it's also Zero Waste Product, Biodegradable, Eco-Friendly, Plastic Free, Vegan, Handmade.
Product dimensions: 7cm x 7cm x 10cm
The weight: 130g
Packed dimensions: 22cm x 30cm x 3.5cm