Other Inspirations

At the Dance, basket by Marie Cole

At the Dance

4 4/3″ W x 4″ H $300

This basket was inspired by an old Native American dress that looked as if it might have been used in ceremonial dances.

Stately Lady, basket by Marie Cole

Stately Lady

4 ½”H; 4 ¼”W; $350

This basket seemed to have the form and bearing of a “Grand Old Dame.”

Spider's Clothes, basket by Marie Cole

Spider’s Clothes


One day I was taking a spider out of the house, when I noticed his beautiful markings. Before I let him go, I copied down his colorings and patterns. This basket is an accurate representation of that.

Grotto, basket by Marie Cole


3 ¾”H; 4 ½” W; $300

A place of refuge, peace and calm.

Outside Window, basket by Marie Cole

Outside Window


A view through a window inspired my creativity, and this basket was the result.

Fibonacci Sequence, basket by Marie Cole

Fibonacci Sequence

8” Diameter; $100

The pattern follows the rhythm of the ancient mathematical sequence. By definition, the first two numbers in the Fibonacci sequence are 0 and 1 and each subsequent number is the sum of the previous two.

1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, etc.

Raven's Maze, basket by Marie Cole

Raven’s Maze


An enjoyable design puzzle with a pleasing pattern.

Molly's Shawl, basket by Marie Cole

Molly’s Shawl

3 ½”H; 4 ½”W; $300

The basket represents the colors and pattern of the only crocheted piece that “Molly” ever made.

Graduation, basket by Marie Cole


4 ¾”H; 4”W; Sold

The name comes from the colors gradually changing from white to dark blue as well as the graduation of spirit from the mundane to the higher awareness.