ABOUT ME - Clay Burnette

I am a self-taught pine needle basketmaker who has been coiling longleaf pine needles with waxed linen thread since 1977.   My work is included in numerous public and private collections. has been included in over 250 exhibition venues throughout the US and abroad over the last 40+ years, and has been published in numerous international, national and regional magazines, catalogs, and fine craft publications.  I treat each basket as a new adventure.