When I was in the Navy, I used to watch the sailors in the seamanship area create these wonderful pieces of rope work art such as the monkey fist and intricate mats. I went out and bought a book on knots and vowed that one day, I’ll devote some time to learn the craft. Well, the time never came and now, under forced isolation, I took out that book and flicked through it. Then I thought,. “I need to see a video on how these are created!”.
Start here with the Animated Knots website and check out Household Knots.