Bellrope
Bellrope

Hanazono, Niseko, Japan

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Bellrope
Bellrope

Replacement Bellrope :: Commission

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Bizarre Bra :: WOW 2012
Bizarre Bra :: WOW 2012

Based on traditional bellrope construction methods

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Bellrope replacement
Bellrope replacement

Before & after

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Ocean mat variation
Ocean mat variation

Circular teapot mat

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Ocean mat
Ocean mat

350 x 550 :: 25m cordage

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Bellrope detail
Bellrope detail
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Bellrope detail
Bellrope detail

Thimble end

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DECORATIVE ROPEWORK

I have been sufficiently inspired by this age-old craft of decorative knotting to learn some of the techniques and knots developed by sailors from centuries ago. Many of the pieces I have created have been crafted using the same traditional methods, using the best materials for the job sourced from overseas. 

 

From bellropes to chest beckets to mats -- commissions welcome!