Need a little bit of help with your weaving? Watch these how-to videos by Cathryn Peters showing chair caning tips, directions for harvesting cattails and bulrush seat weaving projects, and harvesting birch barks.
Chair Caning Tips of the Day
Here’s a selection of Chair Caning Tips of the Day, for short, direct hints and tips that will help you master your chair caning weaving techniques.
Natural Hand-twisted Rush
These videos show how to harvest and process cattail leaves for seat weaving. And also demonstrate how to weave hand-twisted cattail and bulrush chair seats.
Birch Bark Wood Pile Harvesting
Join me as I harvest some birch bark from the firewood in my yard. I make tiny necklace baskets and small plaited baskets with this bark, so don’t need to get big sheets of bark.