Each is unique (representational photo).

Materials: varieties of local, sustainably grown basketry willow or wild willow, copper wire


Two size options: small (8") and large (12").   

Individually handmade.  

Comes ready to hang. 

Includes: A blessing poem that conveys the Irish practice of ushering in protection of one's home.


I learned this weaving technique when studying with a master basketweaver in Ireland and was given permission to share it. 


The “+” is a universal image that has been used cross culturally to symbolize various meanings such as protection of shelter (Ireland), protection of person (Red Cross) and the Sacred Four Directions (Indigenous tribes).


Custom sizes available.  

Brigid's Cross


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    Martha is a recipient of the Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative grant (2019) and the Creative Support for Individuals grant (2021).