Crafts & Hobbies

Sacred Knots

by Lise Silva Gomes
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
Release Date: 2020-11-03
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
Pages: 176 pages
ISBN 13: 1611807778
ISBN 10: 9781611807776
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : Sacred Knots written by Lise Silva Gomes, published by Shambhala Publications which was released on 2020-11-03. Download Sacred Knots Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. PIPA KNOT TRANSCENDENCE , MUSIC , BEAUTY IN ENERGY The pipa is a traditional Chinese instrument thought to convey the most heavenly sound known on earth . A gently curved string instrument , the pipa has a pear shape similar to a lute . -- A bright and vibrant guide to contemporary knot making—learn knotting basics, create gorgeous pieces, and discover a meditative and meaningful crafting practice. The ancient craft of knotting connects our past to our present, helping us tap into ancestral wisdom and dream for the future, while grounding us in the present moment. It offers a meditative break from our busy lives, calming the mind in a tactile and engaging way. Through a journey of creative exercises and projects, this book offers tools to form a knotting practice that will fuel creativity and inspire mindfulness. With illustrated step-by-step instructions, you’ll learn to tie basic knots and then develop skills further to create larger projects that focus on color and experimentation with unconventional materials. Along the way, you’ll discover how to adapt knot tying to your own personal creative practice, use it as a way to manifest intentions, and embrace it as a platform for meditation. Projects such as the Pipa Knot Earrings, Sun Worshipper Statement Necklace, Colorblock Woven Knot Panel, and Double Coin Curtain go beyond the basics to incorporate various fiber art mediums and craft techniques spanning cord wrapping, jewelry making, macramé, tassel making, and more.