Flint Knapping

Perhaps the most ancient skill of all.

Picture-050Tools and domestic implements made from stone and flint that is worked to shape with rock and antler.

From stone knives to stone arrow heads – this skill goes right back to the Neolithic times, before the bronze age.

Bring out the cave man (or woman) in you and get right back to basics.

Here some wonderful examples of knapped knife blades, made from the German Master Michel Bootz:

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More information coming soon.