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Basketry Merit Badge Workbook
This Scoutmaster Bucky Merit Badge Workbook is based off the current Scouts BSA Requirements.
Type your work on this page or download the Basketry Workbook PDF.

Consider also using the Basketry merit badge class preparation page for clarification and expections when participating in a Scoutmaster Bucky merit badge opportunity (online or in-person).

https://scoutmasterbucky.com/merit-badges/basketry/

Scout's Name:
Requirement 1: Do the following:
Requirement 1 a: Explain to your counselor the hazards you are most likely to encounter while using basketry tools and materials, and what you should do to anticipate, help prevent, mitigate, and respond to these hazards.
Most likely hazards
Anticipate hazards
Prevent hazards
Mitigate hazards
Respond to hazards
Requirement 1 b: Discuss the prevention of and first-aid treatment for injuries, including cuts, scratches, and scrapes, that could occur while working with basketry tools and materials.
Cuts
Scratches
Scrapes
Requirement 2: Do the following:
Requirement 2 a: Show your counselor that you are able to identify each of the following types of baskets: plaited, coiled, ribbed, and wicker.
Plaited
Coiled
Ribbed
Wicker
Requirement 2 b: Describe three different types of weaves to your counselor.
Requirement 3: Plan and weave EACH of the following projects:
A square basket
A round basket
A campstool seat