Stuart Tomah, Passamaquoddy basket maker, has created a beautiful basket from brown ash with sweetgrass adornment. Note the narrow gauge of the splints.
7 3/4″ w x 7″ h, including cover and finial.
Red about the artist... Theresa Secord baskets: Secord uses natural vegetal dye in this stunning basket to create the mauve color. The addition of cedar root to the traditional materials of ash and sweetgrass combine with the uncommon shape to create a contemporary look for a basket with roots going back at least 100 years in design.11 1/2" long x 6" wide x 3 3/4" high