Source: Maria Killam
I was really wanting to do a basket wall display just like this in my entry hall. I had a couple of flat baskets already, but I really loved those African designs. Time to find a way to make my own!
I was able to get some of those cheap cane woven plates that used to be used at BBQs and picnics to support paper plates. I remember them from my childhood, and picked these up in the op shop but I think you can still get them in discount stores as well.
Then I got my sketch book and watercolour paints out to play with some designs to go on them.
Then I painted the basket with watercolour paints.
However, I persisted and simplified the designs a bit, and here they are: