Here are some resource you can consult to know a little bit more about
- Celtic Knotwork: the Ultimate
Tutorial, the official page of Christian Mercat, who developed the
method, with plenty of examples and exercises.
- Knotsbag: an other
Knotwork drawing software. It seems more powerful than Knotwork, but is not
Steve Abbott's Computer Drawn Celtic Knotwork:
another software for building knotworks, also based on Mercat's method.
For Windows only, but seems impressive.
Make Celtic Knotwork:
a page collecting some references on knotwork construction methods,
with a good review of the different methods
a huge page of web links on knotworks and links, with programs, books,
Catégories modulaires (in french):
on the theory of knotworks. A lot of maths...
Two Knots with LiveGraphics
an example of the use of the LiveGraphics Applet to draw knots in space...
Other programs can be found by typing 'knotwork' in Google.
- The book of George Bain, 'Celtic Art', Ed. Constable London,
which gives a lot of illusatration from all around the world.
- Other illustrations in: "Knotworks and spirals, a celtic art Workbook",
from Courtney Davis, ed. Blandford.
- "The Knot Book, an elementary introduction to the mathematical Theory
of Knots", from Colin C. Adams. Very good book on the knotwork theory,
and the mathematics behind them.