Triple Heart, ©2005 Sidney Lee, Photo by Richard Cesal

Triple Heart, ©2005 Sidney Lee, Photo by Richard Cesal


A Touch of Kansas
1615 250 Road
Formoso, KS 66942

Straw Art Supplies

The Straw Shop
PO Box 3175
Sonora, CA 95370
The Straw Shop –

German Star Supplies (straw, splitters, instruction books)

Felice Goering
Box 253
Moundridge, KS 67107

Straw Spinners

Dianne Ruff
46 Ophir Ave
Lincoln, IL 62656

NAWW Publications

The Plait Directory 1998
(Instructions for over 100 plaits and variations 169 pages)

The Plait Directory – First Addition 2005
(Instructions for additional plaits and techniques including Swiss Straw Work, 71 pages)

Mary Thrower, 2nd Vice President
Ways and Means Chairman
1299 Granite Road
Minneapolis, KS 67467


Straw Weaving, Plaits & Projects: A Beginner’s Book. Second Edition
Edited by Nan Rohan
2012 California Straw Arts Guild
ISBN 0-9677643-1-9
See for more information

Wheat Weaving Plaits and Projects Made Simple
by Illinois Association of Wheat Weavers ©2010
9863 Wolf Hill Road
Bloomington, IL 61705
See for more information

Wheat Weaving & Straw Art:
Tips, Tools and Techniques for
Learning the Craft
by Linda D. Beiler
2009 Stackpole Books
ISBN 0811704920

Swiss Straw Work
Techniques of a Fashion Industry
by Veronica Main
2003 Main Collins Publishing
ISBN 0-9541795-1
The Straw Shop US distributor 

Decorative Straw Craft
Swiss Straw Work, Embroidery & Marquetry
by Barbara Fitch
1998 Search Press
ISBN 0-85532-824-x

The Complete Book of Straw Craft and Corn Dollies
Techniques and Projects
by Doris Johnson and Alec Coker
1987 Dover Publications
ISBN 0-486-25249-3