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Hemp masters getting knotty : ancient hippie secrets for knotting hip hemp jewelry
Lunger, Max.
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First edition.
Publication Information:
Liberty, UT : Eagle's View, [2003]

Physical Description:
vi, 98 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
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TT840.R66 L86 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize

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Max does it again but this time with more color and incredible new projects. His new book, Hemp Masters - Getting Knotty, is a simple, easy to follow, instructional guide to creating outstanding hemp jewelry and building upon the success of the first book, features greater use of colored hemp and more fantastic patterns. With market tested patterns and a little hippie humor, this guide will keep you smiling as you learn. And, as Max says, If you enjoy doing something, you do it well. If you enjoy learning something, you learn it well. This book contains an abundance of illustrations and photographs to complement the clear, complete instructions.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. v
The Knotty Poemp. vi
Introductionp. 1
Using Colored Hemp Twinep. 1
Terms Usedp. 1
Hemp Factsp. 2
Getting Knotty (poem)p. 4
Beginningp. 5
Ancient Hippie Secrets and Helpful Hintsp. 7
Buying Hempp. 7
Colored Hempp. 7
Tying Knotsp. 8
Adding Cordsp. 8
Knotters Are Too Shortp. 8
Carriers Are Too Short/Need Another Carrierp. 8
One Knotter is Too Shortp. 9
Adding Extra Cordsp. 9
Preventing Knot Slippagep. 9
Threading Small Beadsp. 9
Bunk Hempp. 9
Dirty Jewelryp. 10
Wet Hempp. 10
Selling Hemp Jewelryp. 10
Knotting Guidep. 11
Lark's Head Mounting Knotp. 11
Half Knot and its Variationsp. 11
Half Knots (Right and Left)p. 11
Half Knot Sinnetp. 13
Overhand Knotp. 13
Square Knots (Right and Left)p. 13
Square Knot Sinnetp. 14
Switch Knotp. 14
Nlternating Square Knotp. 15
Square Knot Buttonp. 17
Gathering Knotp. 18
Butterfly or Picot Knotp. 18
Half Hitch and its Variationsp. 19
Half Hitchp. 19
Double Half Hitchp. 20
Triple Half Hitchp. 20
Diagonal Half Hitchp. 20
Half Hitch Sinnetp. 20
Alternating Half Hitchp. 20
Starting and Finishing Techniquesp. 21
Finishing or Starting Wrapp. 21
Loop Closuresp. 22
Slide Loop Claspp. 23
Bead Closuresp. 23
Ending Knotsp. 24
Knots for Mastersp. 25
Pretzel Knotp. 25
Phish Bonep. 27
Overhand Braidp. 30
Hempen! (poem)p. 32
Knot Abbreviations - Quick Reference Listp. 33
Getting Knotty - Projectsp. 34
Heavy Colored Switch Necklacep. 34
Proper Purple Chokerp. 36
Hip Colored Chokerp. 38
Simple Colored Braided Necklacep. 40
Double Bell Ankletp. 42
Loopy Colored Bell Ankletp. 44
Double Bell Necklacep. 46
Good Fortune Belly Chainp. 48
Looped Jade and Bells Necklacep. 51
Center Bead Pretzel Ankletp. 55
Turtle Love Pretzel Necklacep. 57
Celtic Luck Ankletp. 60
Lucky 13 Celtic Colors Chokerp. 62
Color and Chrome Phish Braceletp. 64
Choker on Phish Colorsp. 66
Colored Phish Bone Necklace with Beads and Charmp. 70
Froggy Phish Bone Necklacep. 73
Hempen Beltp. 76
Spirit of America Flagp. 80
Lacy, Red, White and Blue Braceletp. 84
The USA Strong Arm Bandp. 87
Proud American Mirror Charmp. 92