We wove baskets from reeds.
This huge project took several long days to complete, but we jumped right in with both feet and enjoyed it. Seven years ago, a very generous basket weaving hobbiest taught my mom, my oldest daughter and I how to make a simple woven basket from reeds. Here's a link to the technique which works just as well using paper. Since my youngest missed the first opportunity (she wasn't even born yet) we had to do it again, but this time it was on our own.
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