Updated: Thursday, November 18, 2021


Countdown to Fifty!!!
50% off 50 Books

Beginning November 20 - December 5th these books will be 50% off.

Limited quantities


AMULET OBSESSION
(Barbara Elbe)
Picturesque beaded purse patterns.
$7.48
@ $14.95 
 

BAMBOO BASKET ART OF HIGASHI TAKESONOSAI
(Lloyd Cotsen & Robert T. Coffland)
Traces career of Japanese basket artist. Mostly pictures.
$17.50
@ $35.00

BAMBOO IN JAPAN
(Nancy Moore Bess)
"...shows bamboo's applications in the garden & home.... in an endless array of crafts from elaborate baskets to kites & dolls."
- hard cover
$24.98
 @ $49.95 

Basket Inspiration for Makers & Collectors
(Billie Ruth Suddith)
Includes basic techniques, section on dyeing, embellishing, many color photos for inspiration.
$17.50
@ $34.99

BASKETRY OF THE LUZON CORDILLERA, PHILIPPINES
(UCLA Fowler Museum)
Catalog of baskets from the Luzon Cordillera - Central Mountain range, Also covers history & basketry traditions of the area. Many pictures.
(no patterns)
$15.00
@ $30.00

BASKET WEAVE 
1990 Dairy Barn Exhibit catalog.
$2.50
@ $5.95 

Beaded Ornaments for the Holidays & Beyond
Beadstyle Magazine
Many, many projects for folks of all skill levels.
$9.98
@ $19.95

BEADING FOR THE SOUL
Inspired designs from 23 contemporary artists.

$10.98
@ $21.95 


BEADING IN THE NATIVE AMERICAN TRADITION
(David Dean)
History & projects.
$12.48
@ $24.95


BEADING ON FABRIC
(Larkin Jean VanHorn)
How to add bead embellishment to your quilts, wearable art, or woven and felted textiles.
$10.98
@ $21.95

Beginner's Guide to
Bead Netting
(Madeleine Rollason)
Colorful and inspiring book, showing how to produce beautiful and imaginative designs using bead netting. All stitches and basic techniques are explained. 8 easy to follow projects for purses, jewelry, and other items.
$9.98
@ $19.95

Black Ash Baskets
(
Jonathan Kline)

Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Learning the Craft. 6 projects. Includes: history, tools, finding & preparing black ash, preparing materials for rims & handles, basketmaking basics, carving & attaching rims & handles.
$12.48
@ $24.95

Choctaw Diagonal Twill: A Workshop with Claude Medford
Judith Olney

Instructions for diagonal twill plaiting a small square basket and a "bullnose" basket. Lots of photos & detailed instructions.
$5.98
@ $11.95 ea. 

COLOR WORKS
(Deb Menz)
Crafter's guide to color. - hard cover
$12.48
 @ $24.95

CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE BAMBOO ARTS
(Robert T. Coffland)
  Twenty of Japan's leading bamboo artists featured in portraits and through their bamboo basket & sculptures.
$17.50
@ $35.00

Creative Embellishments for Gourd Art
Marianne Barnes

Through 300 color images and tutorials from several contributing artists, see how embellishment can add variety to your gourd designs. (Many of the ideas will work nicely on baskets, as well!)
$12.49
$24.99 ea. 

CROCHETED WIRE JEWELRY
(Arline Fisch)
A different & exciting approach to making jewelry - from delicate chain stitches to solid tubes of single loops. hard cover
$12.48
@ $24.95 

Dene Ts'ukeghai Tene Rahesi
DENE SPRUCE ROOT BASKETRY

(University Washington Press)
Story of the modern revival of a tradition skill
$10.98
@ $21.95 

DISCOVER BEADING
(Bead Style Book)
Stringing, Wirework, Knotting. Create your own fast, fashionable, and fun jewelry.
$9.98
@ $19.95 

FIBER & BEAD JEWELRY
(Helen Banes)  
Beautiful jewelry designs to weave and wear.
$13.98
 @ $27.95

FIBER-WIRE BEADS & JEWELRY
(Lisa Vann) 
Many jewelry projects combining fiber & wire.
$10.98
@ $21.95

FLOWERS, Book 1
(Jodi Shebester)
5 Distinctive Flowers Included in 9 Original Designs. Helen's Daffodil Hoop, Poinsettia Basket & Flower, Grandma's Mini Iris Basket & Flower, Pansies on Parade Basket & Flower, Golden Sunflower Basket & Flower.
$5.98
@ $11.95 

HOPI WICKER PLAQUES & BASKETS
Robert W. Rhodes
"Details the beautiful styles and designs of woven plaques and baskets made by Hopi women artists of Third Mesa in Az.
no patterns
$14.98
@ $29.95 

I, DOKO, THE TALE OF A BASKET
(Ed Young)
Wonderful Fable - for children and grow-ups alike. A good lesson to be learned from this book!
- hard cover
$8.50
@ $16.99

INDIAN BASKETMAKERS
Written by Indian Basketmakers of the Southwest & Indian Basketmakers of California and The Great Basin
- 2 volume set - hard cover -
$25.00
@ $50.00 

INDIAN BASKETS
(Turnbaugh)
Combines basket manufacture techniques, raw materials, form and decoration with information on native life ways. More than 175 different regional and tribal styles from all parts of North America are documented here.
(no patterns)
$14.98
@ $29.95 

INDIAN BASKETS OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
(Ralph Shanks & Lisa Woo Shanks)
Art, Culture, and History. Covers Native American basketry from San Francisco Bay & Monterrey Bay north to Mendocino & east to the Sierras. Beautiful pictures.
- hard cover
$22.50
@ $45.00 

WHADQQ TEHMI - Long-Ago People's Packsack
Suzan Marie & Judy Thompson
Dene Babiche Bags: Tradition and Revival.
$7.48
@ $14.95

MAGICAL AMULET BAG
(Sigrid Wynne-Evans)
Clear designs and directions for making beaded amulet bags.
$7.48
@ $14.95 

MAGICAL AMULET BAG Vol. 2
(Sigrid Wynne-Evans)
 21 new designs for amulet bags, including instructions for button hole closures & lids.
$7.48
@ $14.95 

Mixed Metal Jewelry Workshop
(Mary Hettmansperger)
Combining Sheet, clay, Mesh, Wire & More. Lots of information & projects
$12.48
@ $24.95

NATURE OF BASKETRY
(Ed Rossbach)
Lots of pictures.
(no patterns)
$7.48
@ $14.95 

PANAMINT SHOSHONE BASKETRY An American Art Form
(Eva Slater) 
History of basketry created by women of desert dwellers in California's Death Valley Region. Lots of beautiful photos.
(no patterns)
$12.50
@ $25.00

POMO INDIAN BASKETRY
(Samuel A. Barrett)

Reprint of the 1908 book, a classic in California anthropology.
$15.00
@ $30.00 
 

PRECIOUS CARGO California Indian Cradle Baskets and Childbirth Traditions
(Brian Bibby)
History & lots of photos.
(no patterns)
$11.25
@ $22.50

REMEMBER YOUR RELATIONS
Abel-Vidor, Brovarney, & Billy
The Elsie Allen baskets, family, & friends. History & pictures of basketmaking family in California.

$10.00
@ $20.00 

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LUISENO INDIAN BASKETS
Justin Farmer
A Study of Seventy-Six Luiseno Baskets in the Riverside Municipal Museum Collection.
(no patterns) - hard cover -
$19.98
@ $39.95 

Spotlight on Wire
Melissa Cable
Twist, Fold, Hammer, Weave, Wrap!  Techniques, Tools, Tips, 28 Projects
$10.97
@ $21.95

SPRUCE ROOT BASKETRY OF THE HAIDA & TLINGIT
Sharon Busby
History of these beautiful baskets made in the Northwest Coast area.
- hard cover
$27.50
 @ $55.00 

SUMPTUOUS BASKETS
James C. Y. Wyatt
Chinese Lacquer with basketry panels. History & catalog / photos of baskets in exhibition.
(out of print - special buyout)
$9.98
@ $19.95

SURFACE DESIGN HANDBOOK
Holly Brackmann
"Dyeing, Printing, Painting, and Creating Resists on Fabric"
$14.98
@ $29.95

TOOLS AND PRACTICES: Change and Continuity in the Cambodian Countryside
Informational book covering such things as Palm Tree Climbing, Wrapping and Packaging, Fishing Net Floats, & Collection of Tools - many of these woven. English Translation.
$9.98
@ $19.95

Weekend Crafter: Beading
(Paige Gilchrist Blomgren)
From Necklaces to Napkin Rings - 20 Easy & Creative Projects to Make in a Weekend
$7.98
@ $14.95

WEEKEND CRAFTER: GOURD CRAFTS
Ginger Summit
20 great gourd projects to dye, paint, carve, bead, and wood burn in a weekend
$7.98
@ $14.95

Work of Tribal Hands: Southeastern Indian Split Cane Basketry
Dayna Bowker Lee & H. F. Gregory
Stories and Histories of Choctaw, Chitamacha, and Cherokee River Cane Basketry
$15.00
@ $30.00


Woven Designs on Wooden Bases
Julie Kleinrath

Weaving 30 Original Baskets on Wooden Bases

spiral bound

$15.00
@ $30.00

Woven History, Native American Basketry
edited by: Julie Daly
Wonderful book of baskets from the collection of the Clark County Historical Museum, Vancouver, Wash. Lots of color photos!
$14.97
@ $29.95

WOVEN WORLDS
Lydia Wyckoff
Basketry from the Clark Field Collection.
$19.97
@ $39.95

Wrap, Stitch, Fold, & Rivet
Mary Hettmansperger

By cutting, folding, stacking, and cold-connecting various metals, Mary presents new possibilities for making jewelry without soldering.

hard cover

$12.48
@ $24.95

YUROK-KAROK BASKET WEAVERS
Lila M. O'Neale
Reprint of the 1932 book, a classic in California anthropology.
$14.50
@ $29.00