Talks and Presentations.

Des is available for talks to a wide variety of groups and organisations.

Examples of Talks

  • Ropemaking an Insight
  • Knots & Rope
  • Artists in the Rigging
  • Fenders and Fendermaking
  • Braids from Land & Sea
  • Worn out and thrown away: rope-yarn mats, an overlooked craft.
  • “For Sailor, Rigger and Sailmaker” Tools of the Rope & Canvas working Trades.


Des is happy to discuss your exact requirements