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About Splice+Fid

Living and working aboard a nomadic narrowboat, Laurence Knoop uses knotting and weaving techniques to create baskets from natural-fibre rope. Working primarily with flax rope, Laurence is inspired by the utilitarian every-day nature of rope, and the way in which it can be used to craft functional but attractive baskets.

Further Info

Specialised in
  • Ropework
  • Knotting
  • Ply-split braiding
Laurence collaborates with a textile artist in the Peak District to add colour to his baskets using natural dyes.
Open to the Public?
Available for Craft Fairs
Available - please ask about pricing


Roving narrowboat trader - please see social media for current location!