Today we have a weaving from the willow on the agenda. This is a wonderful occupation, you can weave plates, baskets, even furniture. But we'll start from the simplest point - a plate with our own hands. Master class for beginners - how to weave from willow. This is how willow branches look. We need a few long rods without leaves. (The amount depends on the size of the desired bowl) Other handicrafts from the branches you can find here. We add 5 rods and tie them in the middle with a rope. Next, we need to start weaving from another twig - one by one passing then under the branch, then above the branch. To weave it was easier and we got the shape of a bowl, we need to tie the ends of the rods with a rope. If cracks are formed between the rods, tamp them down.When we reach the desired height, startbend the remaining rods (they must first be cut off) and attach them to the base (inserting between the finished rows). Also, if you want to make your bowl a little thicker, you can not cut off the remaining rods, and also put them into use, weaving them in a row in a circle. Put a heavy object, this will make the base of your crafts attaching. The bars will dry in 2-3 weeks.IDEAS FOR COTTAGES. How to make a pen to the basket. We insert one rod in the base (between the rows), then the other rods are wrapped around and fixed as shown in the photo: I want to offer you also weaving from beads. And for those who liked our article about weaving from willow - lozo-laying, I will be glad to offer our new articles on this topic, sign on to the news and wait for our letters with fresh articles!