A SMALL GROUP PEOPLE of IN THE SOLENT AREA (Hampshire – Isle of Wight – East Dorset), WHO ARE MEMBERS OF THE IGKT (International Guild of Knot Tyers).
MEMBERS come from a variety of backgrounds with a wide knowledge base.
AGES SPANNING FROM 16 to Bus Pass and beyond!
WIDE VARIETY OF SKILLS – Including Practical knots, splicing, ropework, Macramé, Decorative and Traditional Sailors Crafts.
WHAT & WHY
MEET to exchange views, knowledge, information and socialise
TALK & DEMONSTRATE to Associations, Groups, Clubs, Guilds and Youth organisations
KEEP ALIVE the traditional crafts and develop new skills with modern materials
DISPLAY WORK AND DEMONSTRATE at events, such as County Shows, Local Fetes, Maritime events etc.
Anyone with a genuine interest in knot tying, splicing or decorative rope craft is welcome to join us at our bi-monthly meetings by clicking the ‘Contact’ link above and filling out the form. Upon completion you should hear back within a couple of days.