Basketry Alchemy | Vote 2020

By Cael Chappell



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This piece is more than 40 baskets sealed in a glass tube. Each basket is the same size and shape. It is meant to encourage voting by engaging the wonder that people might feel when they see or interact with it. In a national call for entry, it was selected for exhibition in a show called “RIGHT TO VOTE!” at Hera Gallery in Rhode Island.

Fiber/Decorative (Waxed linen thread)

1.5 x 1.5 x 8 inches

About the artist

Cael has been weaving primary in waxed linen thread since 2017, but he has diligently worked for decades to promote artisans in Africa, primarily basket weavers, for more than 30 years. Cael's personal work has been shown in juried exhibits such as "Small Expressions 2020" from the Handweavers Guild of America, "Yarn, Rope, String" by the Fiber Art Network, "Craft Nouveau: An International Fine Craft Competition" by Blue Line Arts, "Members in Print 2" and "Basketry Now" by the National Basketry Organization. His work has appeared in Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot, Basketry+, and Fiber Art Now magazines. Cael often gives presentations to weaving guilds and groups across the country. ...Read MoreRead Less
Media: Fiber/Decorative
Category: Home/Decor

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