Skills of the Artisan

Outdoor Education in Tacoma, Olympia and the South Sound
Outdoor Education in Tacoma, Olympia and the South Sound
Public group

1700 12th Ave SW

1700 12th Ave SW · Puyallup, WA

How to find us

Clark's Creek Park - South Shelter

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Knife Training, Making At-Latls & Working with Hides. Would you like to make the principle tool that helped humans dominate the landscape and expand across the globe? Have you ever wondered how to make beautiful leather traditionally, and how to honor animal hides with a plethora of uses? Have you wondered by your hands get overly tired when using knives and other tools, or wondered how to keep others from cutting themselves? Today, we’ll practice the traditions of our ancestors with a class that provides you with generous information, hands-on experiential learning, and heart-felt inspiration.
Enrolled youth must be accompanied by enrolled adult. No charge for children under 5 with the understanding that enrolled adult may need to step aside briefly if “information download” times are too long for toddlers.