Stone Knapping: The Art of Arrowhead Making
Consists of two 3-hour sessions held over two consecutive days. Sessions will be held outdoors, so bring a water bottle and dress appropriately. Session 1 - Basic Stone Knapping: Percussion Points - Learn to precisely strike large flakes off of a core (parent rock) and then shape those flakes into an intended arrowhead, blade or tool. Session 2 - Advanced Stone Knapping: Pressure Flaking a Percussion Point - Continue working your percussion points into desired shapes & intricate designs using more skilled methods and advanced tools. Students are required to enroll in both sessions. Required “homework” after the first session includes practicing on your own at home. Space is limited. Please call Mama’s Minerals at 505-266-8443 to reserve seating. Class is subject to cancellation if enrollment quota is not achieved. For students 16 years old and up. $150 class fee + $20 materials fee – INCLUDES A TOOL KIT WHICH IS YOURS TO KEEP.
Date & Time
Weekly on Sunday and Saturday
Jul 15, 2017 through Jul 16, 2017
11:00AM - 2:00PM
Add to Calendar 07/15/201711:00 AM 07/15/201702:00 PM America/Denver Stone Knapping: The Art of Arrowhead Making Consists of two 3-hour sessions held over two consecutive days. Sessions will be held outdoors, so bring a water bottle and dress appropriately. Session 1 -... More info at www.around505.com/events/118364/stone-knapping-the-art-of-arrowhead-making Mama's Minerals Albuquerque 800 20th Street NW , Albuquerque, NM 87104 FREQ=WEEKLY;BYDAY=SU,SA;INTERVAL=1;UNTIL=20170716 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927