Flint-knapping Basics (Making Arrowheads)

This Introductory Class will cover the techniques of percussion flaking and pressure flaking, as well as how and where to make and prepare flint-knapping tools.

All materials will be provided, including safety gear. Everyone will go home with a basic flint-knapping kit, and with a little luck, everyone will go home with an arrowhead.

Other topics covered will be:

•  The History of stone tools

• Physics and Techniques of Flint-knapping

• Geology

 

 

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  • Zophie

    oops I for some reason wrote on my calender that this was today! Hope everything went well :)

    September 26, 2013

  • Mark

    Great meetup!....learned way more than i had anticipated. Can't wait for future meetups with this group.

    September 25, 2013

  • Andrew

    I am leaving RSVPs open until class tomorrow.

    September 23, 2013

  • Jan

    Got a family problem that has come up and unfortunately I will not be able to make it to the class. Not very happy with my family cause I really want to come.

    September 23, 2013

    • Andrew

      Sorry to hear about the news. This is a popular class and there will be plenty oof others in the future.

      September 23, 2013

  • Pavel T.

    I get off work at 5pm. Is it too late to show up at 5:30pm?

    September 22, 2013

    • Andrew

      No problem. Come by when you can.

      September 22, 2013

  • Jan

    really would like to go, but since it is a workday and I get off work at 4 pm, I would be late

    September 18, 2013

    • Jan

      Can't promise but I will do my best Sounds like a lot of fun. Will know more Friday. Thank you

      September 18, 2013

    • Jan

      going to be there but I will be late. I get off at 4 and coming from Brighton. Are you sure that will be ok

      September 20, 2013

  • Jackie M.

    I won't be in Colorado quite yet, so I hope this is done again in the future. I have a video and book but never made time to learn.

    September 17, 2013

  • Jill

    I really want to make this event, but I probably can't say "yes" until the day of. It's a workday for me and my schedule is erratic and CRAZY!

    September 16, 2013

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