Wisteria weaving workshop 2

January 30, 2015

Next morning, we started the fiber taking process by pounding the vine.DSC_7981 DSC_7977

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Break the  end of the vine bark by pounding and continue pounding on the whole length.  It also helps to separate the bark from the core.  Then you pull the bark hard.

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The students and the association members worked together for separating the bark off from the vine core.  The sound of pounding lasted for the whole morning.


After lunch, we cleaned every single barks in order to take the cambium layer of the vine.

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Our harvest sorted and arranged on the ground by its length.

The core piles, for the fire place??

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They need to be dried under the roof to avoid to get moss.