Basket-Weaving: Line Bottles with Colorful Wires

A course by Casa Atlântica , Contemporary Design Brand

Contemporary Design Brand. Barcelona, Spain.
Joined July 2022

Learn to cover bottles in color from scratch. Discover techniques and patterns in contemporary basket-weaving.

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (14)
  • 669 students

Learn to cover bottles in color from scratch. Discover techniques and patterns in contemporary basket-weaving.

A course by Casa Atlântica

In this course from Casa Atlántica, a contemporary design brand founded by Lester and Belén, you will discover the magic of the scoubidou technique to create unique patterns with PVC cables. You will learn to weave malleable materials and shape objects such as baskets, lamps and even furniture, fusing traditional craftsmanship with contemporary design.

This course will immerse you in the world of basket weaving and allow you to explore its contemporary potential, giving life to authentic, handmade objects that tell small stories. Become an expert in this technique and learn to apply it to decorate bottles, lamps, chairs and baskets, awakening your creativity and artistic skills. Be surprised by the final result of your project and delve into the fascinating world of contemporary basket weaving!

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What will you learn in this online course?

12 lessons & 14 downloads

Basic braids
17 minutes, 33 seconds
The design of the piece
4 minutes, 9 seconds
Braiding of the bottle base
6 minutes, 27 seconds
Bottom edge braiding
8 minutes, 21 seconds
Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (14)
  • 669 students
  • 12 lessons (1h 35m)
  • 14 additional resources (2 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

The exciting final project of this course will involve decorating a bottle using the scoubidou technique, demonstrating your skills in contemporary basket weaving. Throughout the lessons, you will learn to apply different braids and patterns to shape this unique and original bottle. Upon completion, you will have in your hands a handmade creation that reflects your creativity and personal style, and allows you to explore the contemporary potential of basket weaving.

Who is this online course for?

This course is aimed at all those lovers of contemporary design, craftsmanship and creativity who wish to learn a unique and fascinating technique for creating objects with PVC cables. Whether you are a beginner or already experienced in basket weaving, this inspiring and practical content is designed to help you explore and develop your artistic skills in the world of contemporary basket weaving.

Requirements and materials

To fully enjoy this course, you will need to have some specific materials, such as cable, pliers, rubber bands, zip ties, and a punch. These elements will allow you to carry out the different braids and patterns that you will learn during the lessons. It doesn't matter if you already have experience in basket weaving or if it's your first time, this course will give you all the tools necessary to create authentic, handmade objects that reflect your creativity and personal style. Get ready to revive the artisanal technique of basket weaving and explore its contemporary potential with Casa Atlántica!


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669 Students
14 Reviews
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Casa Atlântica

A course by Casa Atlântica

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Contemporary Design Brand

Lester and Belén are the founders of Casa Atlántica, a contemporary design brand inspired by traditional craftsmanship. With their passion for creating authentic and handmade objects, they have collaborated with recognized brands such as Loewe or Peseta, and their collections are present in stores around the world, including the MoMa Design Store.

Through basket weaving and the scoubidou technique, Lester and Belén seek to immortalize the past in objects that tell small stories and reflect their love for the present and the conservation of crafts.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Materials, tools and patterns

    • Braiding with colored cables and their materials
    • Basic braids
    • The design of the piece
  • U3

    Make a bottle lined with cables step by step

    • Cable measurement and preparation
    • Braiding of the bottle base
    • Bottom edge braiding
    • Braiding of the body and neck 1
    • Braiding of the body and neck 2
  • U4

    Uses and recommendations

    • Other apps
    • Practical tips
  • FP

    Final project

    • Braided with colored cable

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Basket-Weaving: Line Bottles with Colorful Wires. Craft course by Casa Atlântica

Basket-Weaving: Line Bottles with Colorful Wires

A course by Casa Atlântica
Contemporary Design Brand. Barcelona, Spain.
Joined July 2022
  • 100% positive reviews (14)
  • 669 students