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Basketry Merit Badge Workbook
This Scoutmaster Bucky Merit Badge Workbook is based off the 2021 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).

Scout's Name:
Requirement 1: Do the following:
Requirement 1a: 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.
Requirement 1b: 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.
Requirement 2: Do the following:
Requirement 2a: Show your counselor that you are able to identify each of the following types of baskets: plaited, coiled, ribbed, and wicker.
Requirement 2b: Describe three different types of weaves to your counselor.
Requirement 3: Plan and weave each of the following projects:
Requirement 3a: a square basket
Requirement 3b: a round basket
Requirement 3c: a campstool seat