Von der Alb

A resource that grows here

Monika Frischknecht makes baskets, decorative elements and fences as screening walls out of willow that she plants on her own willow fields in the biosphere reserve. She hopes that the biosphere thought will also increase the appreciation for local resources and crafts.

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One of the handmade baskets of Monika Frischknecht is an important accessory of Sandra Linsenmayer during her guided tours.
One of Monika Frischknecht’s willow fields lies between meadow orchards, which are a typical part of the Swabian landscape.
Monika Frischknecht also teaches basket making and sells her baskets on local markets.