Thank you for the extremely informative course I recently took from you in making a longbow. The bow has turned out really well, and was used with great success this past weekend in the Indoor Archery Shoot in 100 Mile House. Thank you for a job well done.
- Andy McLaren. Lone Butte, B.C
WORKSHOP/COURSE/CLASS/LESSONS LENGTH/RATE FEE Arrow-making with local materials, fletching with birch-bark tar 1 day $200 plus $50 for materials Bow-building with Haida Gwaii yew wood 3-6 days $600 - 1200, depending on material and time spent Basic carving workshop including rental tools variable $200/day Forging basics (forming, shaping, knives) variable $200/day plus materials Leather-work basics (cutting, sewing, forming) variable $200/day plus materials Leather tooling variable $200/day plus materials MUSIC LESSONS: guitar, trumpet, tuba, push-button and chromatic accordion, percussion, alphorn and didgeridoo. as arranged $25/hour Sculpting/modelling variable $200/day Sharpening 1 day $200/day Woodcut printing variable $200/day Special prices for youth, children, schools and First Nations
SOME PREVIOUS WORKSHOPS
Learn the art of sharpening your carving chisels, knives and adzes to a mirror edge.
Various sharpening techniques offered.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2011
HAIDA HERITAGE CENTRE, BILL REID TEACHING CENTRE 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
- Bring 3-4 of your own tools to sharpen at the workshop!
- Call to register: 250-637-1056
- Fee: $65.00
- Maximum number of students: 10
- Bring your own lunch or enjoy the wonderful food at the Kaay Kitchen.
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Box 984 • Skidegate • Haida Gwaii BC • V0T 1S0 • Canada • 250-637-1056 • email@example.com