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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Write a customer review. No trivia or quizzes yet. It also sprinkles in some history which is a nice addition. This forth edition covers the basics, and then goes into the more complicated and decorative knots.
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The price of the book gives you no excuse not to have it in your library if you have the slightest interest in creative, old style rope knotting. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. I also found the sections on Plaits and Sennits, and Covering and Netting very easy to follow.
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Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down. In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use a wide variety of knots, both practical and fancy. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Christopher Griffith added it Aug 22, You won’t find detailed instruction as to how to tie basic knots in here. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
I feel that knot books are necessary for me. CRC is a ropecrafh well written book with plenty of clearly drawn, detailed, black and white illustrations.
Russ Licht marked it as to-read Mar 15, Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down. Creative Ropecraft by Stuart E. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. ANyone tempted to try their hand at ropecraft will be able to follow in the footsteps of the traditional seamen who have gone before thanks to Stuart Grainger’s clear instructions and very detailed drawings.
Matthew marked it as to-read May 31, This is a great second book, a must have for anyone to see what they can do with all those knots they learned. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. ANyone tempted to try their hand at ropecraft will be able to follow in the footsteps of the traditional seamen who have gone before thanks to Stuart Grainger’s clear instructions and very detailed drawings. Want to Read saving…. I don’t recommend this book.
Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. He lives in England. Please try again later. Single strand fancy knots Chapter 4: 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. Published May 13th by Sheridan House first published March Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down.