Hand Rug Braider
Make braided rugs from strips of wool, cotton, or synthetic materials.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Hand Rug Braiders do?
Makes braided rugs by hand from strips of wool, cotton, or synthetic materials: Selects strips in matching, contrasting, or blending colors and interweaves three or more at time to form continuous braid. Lays braid on flat surface. Coils or bends it into shape, stitching edges together by hand. May cut material into strips and sew ends together by hand or machine. May dye materials.
Should I be a Hand Rug Braider?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
Also known as:
Basket Hand Braider, Braided-Rug Maker, Rug Braider, Hand
How to become a Hand Rug Braider
Hand Rug Braiders generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job.
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