Chinese Knot


How to Tie a Chinese Button Knot

You can learn to tie this Chinese knot by following the steps shown on this site.

Click here for step-by-step instructions presented as a series of web pages.

Alternatively, you can select from the links below for printable full-page images of the instructions. They will display in a separate browser window. Use the Print command to print out the first one, then close the window. Click the second one, print, then close. Click on the third one, print, then close. Be sure and set your print margins to the minimum allowed values (this will vary depending on what printer you are using).
NOTE: These are large, 200Kb image files, and may take a minute or two to download and display.

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Teacher: Cuc Nguyen, M.A., CSU Long Beach, Artist
Instructions: Robin Brisco, B.A., UC Davis, Fiber Artist
Photos by Chet Brisco