Every 1

an NBO members exhibition


By Dee McMillen
H: 4 (from rim); 7 (from tips of main ribs)" | W: 19" | D: 12"

Single-hoop, four-legged rib basket of akebia

Your Name:
Dee McMillen
New York
Artist Statement:
I enjoy making useful and visually interesting objects out of surplus, unwanted, or undervalued materials that might otherwise be discarded. A short while ago I began weaving baskets, after attending a natural basketry workshop. Currently, I use fibers such as corn husk (collected from urban green markets) and akebia (an unwelcome guest in a friend's backyard) to explore my passion for this art form.
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