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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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The Arts of the Sailor: Please try again later. Stuart Grainger is a Master Mariner of wide experience. I generally like to approach a new knot or project by consulting multiple sources. Sheridan House; 1 edition November 1, Language: The book itself is of modest size and very unassuming.
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Share your thoughts with other customers. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. 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.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. However, it is literally loaded with some of the most in-depth examples and instructional material on the craft that you will find this side of ABOK! Review If you’d like to get all tied up in knots, literally, here’s the book for you. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Set ceeative a giveaway. One of my favorite knot books with well drawn diagrams to follow. Amazon Ropeccraft Stream millions of songs.
Brad rated it it was amazing Dec 01, Please try again later. Joshua marked it as to-read Dec 02, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. This item is temporarily unavailable via the Norton website, but it can be ordered through your favorite bookseller or online retailer. Crewtive, Splicing and Ropework Dover Maritime.
In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use a wide variety of knots, both practical and fancy. Stephen Wagg rated it liked it Nov 19, It will walk you through various projects that will keep you occupied on a long crossing. Get to Know Us. The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Knots and Ropework. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Finally, it offers details of various specific projects, including mats, belts, rope-edged trays, lanyards, hammocks netting for planters, and others.
Douglas Tigrero marked it as to-read Sep 08, Return to Book Page. Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down.
Jun 16, Bernie rated it liked it. In the ensuing time, I have purchased multiple books and have branched into a variety of cord materials. Customers who bought this item also bought.
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Want to Read saving…. The sketches are hard to follow. Practical projects Conclusion and bibliography Index. As a little background, I was bit by the knotting bug 3 years ago simply looking to learn to wrap a knife handle with paracord.