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Axe Making

Axe Making
28 July, 2020

Axe Making

Flint Axe Making course

Spend a morning learning how to craft a nodule of flint into an axe head then haft it into a wooden handle and fix it with pitch and rawhide strapping.

What are we going to do:

a master class in flint knapping

various hafting considerations

pine pitch clue management

rawhide  strapping considerations

4 may 2021 at 9:30 am
Duration: The workshop will last 7 hour
Costs Masterclass: €59,50

About The Speaker

Born in 1970, Will Lord grew up on the English Heritage site of Grimes Graves, a prehistoric flint mine in Norfolk, where his parents were custodians for many years. With a strong family history of archaeology & flint knapping, Will continued & progressed the tradition, becoming the leading expert on prehistoric survival skills.

Will Lord spent many years perfecting the art of flint knapping and is expert at producing stone tools such as hand axes, knives & arrowheads. Read more >

Sessions by Will Lord

4 May 2021 – MASTERCLASS

5 May 2021 – MASTERCLASS

6 May 2021 – MASTERCLASS