weaving history bookHeritage Basket Project

In conjunction with Michigan State University, the Association of Michigan Basketmakers developed a grant-funded project to preserve basketry and to document oral histories of basketmakers integral to the AMB and the Great Lakes region.

"Weaving History, A Basket Heritage Project" book was published. The book consists of 153 pages of basketry history, artists a nd pictures of their baskets which are now a permanent collection of the MSU Museum. The AMB sent a complimentary copy of the book to all members in 2007.

The Pictures

Jackie Abrams

Floyd V Anderson

Sosse Baker

Jim Bennett

Edith Bondie

Kathleen Bordo Crombie

Linda Boyle Gibson

Judy Briscoe

Jaclyn Jo Campbell-Amsler

Sue Canafax

Donna Carlson

Nancy Carlson

Bob Coker

Ken and Kathleen Dalton

Fred Ely

Victoria Fitton

Bonnie Gale

Jeffrey Gale

Joyce Gardner

Elizabeth Geisler

Richard Gilliand

Jeri Griffin

Nancy Gruber

Patti Hawkins

Ginny Healy

Mary Hettsmansperger

Catherine Hickey

Flo Hoppe

Eugenia Jackson

Grace Kabel

Mark Katz

Kathy Kellenberger

JoAnn Kelly-Catsos

Sheila King

Barbara Klann

Lynn and Ron Kovell

Eileen LaPorte

Lita Leichter

Patricia Levitte

Carol Madison

Patt Marsh

Connie and Tom McColley

Sharon McElroy

John McGuire

Doris Messick

Joan Moore

Marilyn Moore

Kathleen Myers

Elda Nye

Therea Ohno

Judith Olney

Lorraine Otto

Barbara Rains

Debbie Richards

Deanna Savoy

Joanna Schanz

Cass Schorsch

Mary Smith-Stokes

Helen Springer

Dianne Stanton

Polly Adams Sutton

Eric Taylor

Karen Tembreull

Kathy Tessler

Martha Wetherbee

Sandy Whalen

Trevle Wood

Sharon Wright