Craft

Zulu Ilalla Basket weavers

A review of the profitability of the Ilalla Basket weavers The research into the Ilalla Palm basket weaving by Kevin Mansfield and Dr Myles Mander of the Institute of Natural Resources, found the following interesting […]

Craft

So what is Craft?

So what do you understand Craft products to be. To quote Peter Dormer in his book, The Culture of Craft; “The general definition of “craft”, “Technology” and “Design”,  is pretty hopeless, in the same way […]

Craft

Basket making

Basket weaving (also basketry or basket making) is the process of weaving or sewing pliable materials into two- or threedimensional artefacts, such as mats or containers. Craftspeople and artists specialised in making baskets are usually referred to as basket makers and basket weavers. Basketry is made from […]