Charcoal a By Product of Basketmaking

My partner and I have recently got into charcoal production. The Artists Charcoal that we produce is made on the fire at home from bits of willow leftover from basketmaking. It is an interesting process where the wood has to be burnt but the amount of oxygen it has access …

A New Start In Hastings

You may have noticed I have been a bit quiet on the basketmaking front over the last few months. I have been busy moving and have had to have a break from making baskets and my Baskets From Found Materials blog. After 21 years in Scotland, 14 of them as …