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					Underwater
  Basketweaving:
My Hobby Since 2001

       By Funky Winkerbean
           Final Project
        CIS 115, Fall 2008
              What is Underwater
               Basketweaving?
   Weaving baskets underwater
    • Duh!
   History
    • Originated in Elbonia in 1234 AD
    • Major flooding in region
    • Required working under water
    • No scuba equipment then
         Yikes!
Who Underwater Basketweaves?

   Elbonians (since 1200s)
   All ages
    • Must know how to swim!
   Popular hobby in
    Timbucktoo, Lower
    Umbriana, & Eastern
    Bamboonia
   Growing popularity in US
    & Europe
              Materials Needed
   For baskets
    • Mostly natural materials & fibers
         Rushes
         Dried weeds
           • But not for long… Tee hee…
         String
   Scuba tank       (recommended)
   Swim fins
          Growth in Popularity
      In 1000s of hobbyists & professionals


               1950   1960   1970   1980   1990    2000

COUNTRY
Eastern
   Baboonia     250    300    350    425    430     500

Elbonia          90     92    200    225    280     310

England           5      6      8     12      15     22

France           12     12     14     23      56    124
Lower
   Umbriana     300    320    380    500    700     900

Timbucktoo      125    190    235    400    460     650

USA              80    120    190    240    310     440
Professionals & Hobbyists                 Growth in Popularity (1000s)

                            1000

                            800                                          Eastern Baboonia

                            600                                          Elbonia
                                                                         England
                            400
                                                                         France
                            200                                          Lower Umbriana
                                                                         Timbucktoo
                              0
                                   1950 1960   1970 1980   1990 2000     USA

                                                 Years
         Hazards of Underwater
            Basketweaving
   The bends
   Looking like a prune
   If ocean, not swimming pool
    • Attacks by sharks & other predators
    • Mutant algae infections
    • Barnacle-like skin growths
   Soggy outlook on life
             Award Winning Underwater
                  Basketweavers
Mailing   First      Last                              State or   Postal   Country or
                                 Address    City                                        Awards
ListID    Name       Name                              Country    Code     Region


      1   Jennifer   Scruggs     123 Elm    Easton     MD         21601    USA          Maryland
                                 Ct.                                                    Award for
                                                                                        Excellence,
                                                                                        2004

      2   Wycliff    Wxkdkfj     908765     Werbyl     -          -        Elbonia      International
                                 Rt. 4323                                               Award,
                                                                                        Design, 2002


      3   Tomas      Zielinksi   9870       Timminoo   -          -        Timbucktoo   Winkerbean
                     bovitch     Hwy                                                    Award, 2003
                                 3432
An Appalachian Egg Basket

 International Award, Design, 2002
Some of My Baskets
        Resources for Underwater
            Basketweavers
   Local affinity groups
   State groups
    • Maryland Basketweavers Association
      (MBA)
   National groups
    • National Society of Underwater
      Basketweavers (NSUB)
   International
    • International Association of
      Underwater Basketweaving (IAUB)
   Journals
    • Journal of Underwater Basketweaving
   What is Underwater Basketweaving?
   Who Underwater Basketweaves?
   Materials Needed
   Growth in Popularity
    In 1000s of hobbyists & professionals
   Growth in Popularity
   Hazards of Underwater Basketweaving
   Award Winning Underwater
    Basketweavers
            Works Cited
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