This is a miniature version of the Wall Hanging Half Basket from Designer Baskets by Derek. Choose either an oval half-basket with a small handle, or a rounded half-basket with a taller handle. Each of the shapes are approximately 6”wide x 3”deep. Fill them with seagrass and a live air plant, and hang a set of 3 as an asymmetrical grouping. Perfect for that small wall spot in the kitchen or family area to add a pop of color and interest.
Dimensions (approx.): 6”diam x 3”h (or 8” for round), including handle
About the Artisan: Derek Downing has been creating distinctive handmade woven baskets for over 25 years, having learned the skills from his mother, also an artist. Derek’s colorful and aromatic baskets are crafted of grapevine, rattan, and sea grass. The vibrant colors are produced from commercial textile dyes, and Derek creates some of those signature colors himself. All of his works are signed and dated by the artist. His work has been exhibited at major craft and trade shows across the United States, and Derek has been acclaimed as one of those rare artisans whose attention to detail and extraordinary skill has elevated his craft to an art form.