Plaiting Techniques

Lithuania

Gediminas comes from Kaunas. He has been braiding for over forty years now.  He learned the craft at a school of craftsmanship. He mostly braids wicker baskets of various sizes and varieties that include bread baskets, mushroom baskets, baskets for wood, washing as well as animal baskets etc. He also makes wicker furniture. He is a member of the Lithuanian Folk Artists’ Association.