Illustrated with drawings of knots and knotting techniques, this book explains the techniques of tying knots, hitches, bends, plaits, netting and decorative ropecraft . Creative Ropecraft is the standard work on the subject of practical and decorative knots and ropework, reissued in a newly designed edition. Creative Ropecraft has 12 ratings and 2 reviews. Bernie said: This book is a great introduction to the practical uses of rope. It also sprinkles in some.

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Steve Downey rated it liked it Sep 04, I don’t recommend this book. The price of the book gives you no excuse not to have it in your library if you rpoecraft the slightest interest in creative, old style rope knotting.

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It will walk you through various projects that will keep you occupied on a long crossing. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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Review If you’d like to get all tied up in knots, literally, here’s the book for you. Get to Know Us. Plaits and sennits of up to six strands Chapter 5: The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Knots and Ropework. Hands added it Aug 27, One person found this helpful. Marisa rated it liked it Jul 17, ANyone tempted to try their hand at ropecraft will be able to creaive in the footsteps of the traditional seamen who have gone before thanks to Stuart Grainger’s clear instructions and very detailed drawings.

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In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use a wide variety of knots, both practical and fancy. In the ensuing time, I have purchased multiple books and have ropecrafg into a variety of cord materials.

Code marked it as to-read Apr 03, I also found the sections on Plaits and Sennits, and Covering and Netting very easy to follow.


You will also find some projects at the end of the book. If you’d like to get all tied up in knots, literally, here’s the book for you. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List.

Matthew marked it as to-read May 31, Share your thoughts with other customers. Vinhhaftc added it Jul 21, CRC is a very well written book with plenty of clearly drawn, detailed, black and white illustrations. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Swteve Watson marked it as to-read Sep 24, John marked it as to-read Aug 04, Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Single strand fancy knots Chapter 4: Get to Know Us. Set up a giveaway. Ric marked it as to-read Aug 25, All through the age of sail, men who could neither read nor write whiled away the off-watch hours developing decorative skills from their knowledge of knots, splices, plaits, sennits, and of the twine and cordage of their day.