The weaving of bark produces beautiful and useful items.
Banana bark weaving in Rwanda
Botswana weaver, Mosadiwatshipi Modimbura
Roots, reeds and tree bark all combine into a piece
which can take upwards to one year to complete.
Cedar weaving in coastal British Columbia
Skip ahead to 1:18 to see an incredible cedar bark cape, bustier and hat
modelled by weaver Victoria Moody!
A reminder that if you haven't yet entered that winning line in January's caption contest... the end of the month is rapidly approaching. As well, I very recently updated all my pages, check them out when you have a chance :)