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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In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use ro;ecraft wide variety Creative Ropecraft is a treasure trove of knots, hitches, bends, plaits and netting.
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Learn more about Amazon Prime. I am a begining decorative knot tyer and this is a very useful book for me. In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use a wide variety of knots, both practical and fancy. Books by Stuart E. What you will find is plenty of illustrations to stimulate your mind, along with some detailed instructions on different and easier ways to tie ropecrafr of the more complicated decorative knots I have learned, such as Turk’s Heads etc.
I also found several of the projects quite useful. One person found this helpful.
He is a member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers, has published many books and articles on the subject of knots and ropework, and has lectured on the subject far and wide. It also sprinkles in some history which is a nice addition. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.
Heather Cook rated it liked it Jan 11, While Creative Ropecraft is not the most comprehensive book, it is usually my starting point.
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Creative Ropecraft by Stuart E. Grainger
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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Creative Ropecraft presents first all the standard, practical knots and splices in easy-to-follow drawings and then proceeds to give step-by-step instructions in the variations that are to decorative ropecraft what the individual stitches are to needlecraft.
Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down. Published May 13th by Sheridan House first published March I also found the sections on Plaits and Sennits, and Covering and Netting very easy to follow. Paperbackpages. The illustrations and instructions are clear and instructive.
Code marked it as to-read Apr 03, What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? 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. Swteve Watson marked it as to-read Sep 24, Learn more about Amazon Prime. I couldn’t follow where he was going.
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