Raffia Basket Kit & Online Workshop

This creative bundle includes everything you need to make this large raffia tray with leather handles. Measuring 34cm wide x 4cm high, this is the perfect project to add a personal touch to your home, or to make as a gift for someone special.

It's pictured here in our earthy colours, but the good news is that you can choose any five raffia colours you like from our range. If you'd like to choose your own colours, when you place an order, simply use the Notes section to let us know the names of the colours and how many of each you would like (maximum of 5).

The Raffia Basket Kit & Online Workshop includes:

  • Access to the Craft School Oz Online Raffia Basket Workshop
  • 1 x 250g bundle of natural raffia
  • 5 x 50g bundles of hand-dyed raffia from The Raffia Connection
  • 1 x Chenille needle
  • 2 x leather handles

The Online Workshop titled "How to Make a Raffia Basket" covers five different techniques to create a raffia basket. You can return to the workshop as often as you like and you will learn:

  • How to work with raffia
  • The tools you will need
  • Five different starter circles
  • Five different coiling techniques
  • Shaping your basket
  • How to create handles
  • Finishing off and more...

Purchase here only $135 AUD


How to Make a Raffia Basket

Online Course by Ruth Woods, Craft School Oz $49 AUD

Raffia is an amazing plant fibre that can be used for many crafts.

It is a great fibre to start off your basket making journey, as it is strong, pliable and versatile. You can create great shapes and it's a really fun craft to learn.

In this course you will learn how to create many types of coiled baskets using this natural fibre with several techniques.

You will learn: 

  • How to work with Raffia
  • The tools you will need
  • Five different starter circles
  • Five different coiling techniques
  • Shaping your basket
  • How to create handles
  • Finishing off and more...
Purchase here only $49 AUD



Textile Coiled Baskets

Online Course by Ruth Woods, Craft School Oz $49 AUD

Includes a LEFT HANDED VERSION

Learn how to make a beautiful basket out of recycled materials anywhere in the world. 

We will show you how to use up-cycled fabrics, old clothes and other recycled materials. And if you're a crafter, we know you will have lots of fabric in your craft stash. This is an excellent way to use up that excess.

In this workshop you will learn:

  • What tools you will need to make a textile coiled basket
  • What materials you can use
  • How to incorporate colour and texture
  • Starting your basket
  • A specific stitching technique
  • How to shape your base and sides
  • And finally, how to finish it off

So join us in this professionally produced and informative course and learn how to create a basket using recycled materials.

Purchase here only $49 AUD