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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CRC also gives enough technical information and terminology with out over doing it. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. It will walk you through various projects that will keep you occupied on a long crossing. It is so easy to flip to a section to refresh the memory. 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.

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Review If you’d like to get all tied up in knots, literally, here’s the book for you. Jun 16, Bernie rated it liked it. English Choose a language for shopping.

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I generally like to approach a new knot or project by consulting multiple sources. Heather Cook rated it liked it Jan 11, Lists with This Book. They modified the severely practical techniques used in working and maintaining their ships’ gear into countless variations with which they decorated nearly everything in their lives–knives, telescopes, needle cases, work baskets, sea chests, and hundred of other items.


Please try again later. He is a member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers, has published many books and articles on creativ subject of knots and ropework, and has lectured on the subject far and wide. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. CRC is a very well written book with plenty of clearly drawn, detailed, black and white illustrations.

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Finally, it offers details of various specific projects, including mats, belts, rope-edged trays, lanyards, hammocks netting for planters, and others. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?