Using vintage storage solutions such as vintage mason jars, cigar boxes, glass vials and wire baskets for organizing art supplies can also make for a space that inspires you to create. Think about losing some of those plastic storage totes and replacing them with these and similar ideas.
Make your Own Tobacco Basket — oh yes I did!!
how to make your own tobacco baskets
Book Basket with cloth handle. Also based on the same basic berry basket weave. Again used colors. Another tip from my basket making teacher, work at the community pool. Underwater basket weaving is no joke, you really need to keep the basket wet all the time so either you have a spray bottle going constantly or sit in the pool. :)
She used 1/2 inch piping and 1 inch strips of calico fabric with a coil basket weaving method to create a shape similar to the traditional Japanese neko chigura cat beds.