Monday, 27 August 2012

Ply-Split Braided Cotton & Flax Vessel.


A Ply-Split Braided Cotton & Flax Vessel.

(This item is now available to buy in my new Etsy store)

Created using my own hand laid Cotton and Flax cords.
The body of the vessel is braided in a SCOT (single course oblique twining) design in Cotton.
The rim is made using a Ply-Split Darned section using my own hand made Flax cord.
The ends of the cords are seized and then finished in a very short fringe 
Total height: 205mm.
Body Diameter: 75mm.
Internal Diameter: 54mm
 Overall Rim Diameter: 150mm.