Earning Farmgirl Sisterhood Merit Badges
Stitching & Crafting
- Take a class or research the four types of basket weaving: plaited, coiled, ribbed, and wicker.
- Start with a simple pattern and weave your first basket.
- Spend at least three hours on this badge.
- Take some time to research Native American basket weaving.
- With your next basket, take a step up and weave a basket with a handle.
- A minimum of 10 hours is required for this badge.
- Start and finish a basket of expert level.
- Create a gift basket for a friend, using one of your homemade baskets.
- A minimum of 20 hours is required for this badge.
January, 2012 Edition