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Basketry Merit Badge (Boy Scouts)

  • 1: Describe precautions you should take to safely use basketry tools and materials.
  • 2: Do the following:
    1. Show your counselor that you are able to identify each of the following types of baskets: plaited, coiled, ribbed, and wicker.
    2. Describe three different types of weaves to your counselor.
  • 3: Plan and weave EACH of the following projects:
    1. a square basket
    2. a round basket
    3. a campstool seat