Some people will bake them in the oven at a low temperature until they reach the color they want. This also works great for wooden slotted bases. This give you weavers and stakes. Lash the rim until you are near the filler overlap. If your basket is darker shade than normal, you are holding the can too close to our basket.
Let the basket dry completely and brush off any residue with a stiff brush.
Twenty projects for the beginner to advanced weaver. Wall Basket kit - Similar to a weed basket. New products are added to the secure online catalog as they arrive. Note - original note from the Northeast Basketmakers Newsletter: If the top part of the weaving also bends inward when the stake is pushed on or below the top row of weaving, the area to be woven is actually stretched so that the diameter of the basket will continue to expand. This give you weavers and stakes. Mold forms very easily on reed and many other natural materials.