Small Woven Basket - Cedar Bark
This impressive cedar bark basket was made by Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation artist Brian Wilson. Brian works with red and yellow cedar bark. He is both self taught and has the traditional teachings from elders and his mother Rose Wilson in processing materials and creating traditional works of art.
Making a cedar basket is process that starts long before the weaving does first there is the harvesting and processing the cedar bark to make sure it's the right size and malleable enough to weave. Then finally the weaving begins.
Measurements: 4" x 3" x 3"