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Video om pilebark 8 minutter

Pilebark er et fantastisk materiale, som gir mange muligheter for å flette forskjellige kurver og bruksgjenstander. Kurvene vi fletter kurs er små gjenstander, som for eksempel fat, små vesker, kurver i runde og firkantede former. Pilebarken er høstet av pil som jeg

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Stor organisk kimningskurv

Noen ganger tar størrelsen på kurvene en helt annen vei en det jeg har intensjoner om. Da jeg flettet denne var planen min å flette en liten og helt normal størrelse kurv med hank. Men siden pilen jeg hadde for

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3 bags and a backpack

I got awarded for 4 baskets. The baskets i participated with, is the series of backpack, creel and two bags – Eir – Lin – Sol – Var They all have wooden bottom, and leather lids and straps. With this I got

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Perigord kurv

For many years this has been my favoritt basket. I dont know how many i have made over the years, but everytime I try is as bit a challange as the previous. I will keep on practicing on my beloved

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Organisk kurv med kobber

This summer I had a nice visit from Russia. I had bought 4 skein planners and the man who made them, offered to deliver them in my place, because he wanted to see Norway! With these skein planners, I have many new opportunities for making new

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A basket is born

This summer I had a nice visit from Russia. I had bought 4 skein planners and the man who made them, offered to deliver them in my place, because he wanted to see Norway! With these skein planners, I have many new opportunities for making new

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Twill Baskets

My big thing right now is to make willow skeins or willow splinters. Willow bark baskets I have made for several years. Every spring I harvest bark from different trees in the forest and since I grow willow, the bark is easy

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Open French Baskets

It cost more sweat, tears, blood and swearing than actually money. These baskets are made with split 2 year old willow for bystakes. In this way I get interesting color combinations – either by the willow itself or by coloring

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Pilebark film

Dette er en liten film om pilebark   This is a small video of working with willowbark basket. We had a visit from London, and Oliver made this beautiful introduction to willowbark work. Enjoy! You are most welcome to contact

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