Amazon adventures

Just returned from an incredible trip to the Amazon. We went to a conservation project, Calanoa, check out their website, http://www.calanoamazonas.blogspot.com.

palm thatch

It was a fibre tour, we learned how to thatch palm leaf roofs, make a 5 minute basket to cart out your bananas from the jungle,

a 5 minute backpack

 a coiled piece,

palm leaf coiled around a palm stem

palm stem basket

and a household basket

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About melaniethompsonsaltspring

A free spirit that loves working with natural materials to create beautiful art.
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