A large contingent of the 46th Parallel Planters Gardening
Club gathered Thursday evening to hear Linda "Cricket"
Detloff discuss the art of basket weaving.
Cricket displays some of
the wonderful woven baskets she has woven.
The spectators came to learn basic basket weaving techniques
taught by Cricket.
The audience all had hands on experience , each making their
own Garlic Basket. No, a garlic basket isn't made from
weaving garlic, but rather a reed basket made to store
It was quite an evening and a lot of fun. What appeared to
be a simple endeavor, a small simple basket actually turned
into a challenging project, having everyone wanting an
additional pair of hands.
By the end of the session everyone had met the challenge and
went home with their own unique, homemade basket.
Interestingly, not any two baskets appeared the same even
though everyone used the same technique and model for the
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