Tuesday, March 31, 2009
James Harwood, a chip off the old core!
Flintknapper-Jimmy, from Paleo Planet fame, shows Grog his notching Style (above)
Wilton Knapp-in Review
March 27th, 28th and 29th
12543 Plum Lane
Dave Sunderland firstname.lastname@example.org (916) 687-6370
I was coming home from our Anza Borrego Desert hiking trip, James was going back to Davis and we stopped off
In Wilton for one of the best knap-in’s I have ever been to. The first day knapping had already started; Jimmy from Paleo Planet was making his amazing Ishi Points Grog Verbeck, GaryPicket, Patric Aims and a host of others were bifacing . Dr. Susan Gleason was busy filling an arrowhead order.
James and I got a good camp down by the little lake near a pine covered knoll. The knapping and vitals neverslowed down. Wild game provided by John and Coral Piri, Patrick Aims and Dave Sutherland, a great host.
Grog and Patrick cook chow!
We were fortunate to have a real Chef, Grog Verbeck and helper Patrick Aims cookin’ the chow. I have to say we ate well all 3 days and all 3 meals each day.
Gary Picket's Class
Classes that I attended were:
Gary Pickett : Flintknapping, Biface basics.
Brian Barbier: Fire Making
Brian Barbier: Basket making
Patrick Aims: Arrow Straitening
Patrick Aims: Traditional Archery
Grog Verbeck: Clovis Fluting
Grog Verbeck: Giant Biface knapping
Brian Barbier's basket class, Above
ABOVE GROG VERBECK:
Ray Harwood - night life was great!