Chinese Rope Art
||Follow the double
stranded rope - basic form tutorial up through image 9.
The 4 strands of rope will be running up from between the body and back wrist.
||Continue wrapping the 4 strands around the front wrist and down.|
||Split the 4 strands into the original two double strands and bring one up on either side of the rope you wrapped around the wrists in image 9b.|
||Tie a square knot between the wrists.|
||Pull both double strands up to and behind the neck rope and then back down towards the wrists.|
||Pass all 4 strands around the front of the wrists, under the wrists, and up between the body and back wrist. Do not cinch the wrists by running between them. Start wrapping the 4 strands around the vertical stem toward the neck rope.|
||A close up view of the rope
around the wrists. Note that wrapping the stem covers the
bulkiness of the square knot, but the added security of a knotted cinch has
Return to where you were in the original tutorial.
All models are 18 years of
age or older. Proof of age on file.