Translation of basketry in Spanish:


cestería, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbæskətri/ /ˈbɑːskɪtri/


  • 1

    cestería feminine
    • The craft day will include classes in parchment work, decoupage, crochet, copper craft and basketry.
    • Other handicrafts include woodcarving and basketry.
    • I had always been fascinated with basketry and found basketry a means of doing sculpture.
    • Unemployed people mostly revert to traditional economies such as fishing; gathering of wild fruits and vegetables; woodcarving; pottery; basketry, and iron forging.
    • Other crafts include textiles, leatherwork, basketry, and stained glass.
  • 2

    trabajos de cestería masculine
    • Crafts, particularly basketry, along with woven hangings and printed textiles, are developed for the urban and tourist markets.
    • I went to the market and I was in heaven, what with all the ceramics and woodwork and basketry and textiles and silverwork and everything.
    • Basketry, pots and beadwork jewelry were interspersed, lending diversity of colors and textures to the exhibit.
    • The museum features Native American artifacts, such as basketry, pots and masks, as well as a fabulous realistic/romantic Western painting collection.
    • The Yavapai Indians have created some of the most beautiful basketry the world has ever seen, yet very little is recorded of their art.