In this workshop, participants will learn about the components that make up the Native American stone toolkit and basic flintknapping techniques. Participants will also be able to practice these techniques in creating stone tools. No experience required. Ages 12+. Minors must be accompanied by a paid adult.
About the Instructor
James Bowden has over 30 years experience in flintknapping using traditional tools and techniques. His work has been featured in Modern Lithic Artists Guild Journal, Gold Prospector’s Magazine, and in over two dozen museum and visitor centers across the country. See more of Bowden’s work.
Date: Saturday, March 30
Time: 10 AM – 12 PM
Location: San Diego Archaeological Center
Cost: Adults $30; Members $25; Youth w/Paid Adult $25