How To: Get tips and techniques for flintknapping

Get tips and techniques for flintknapping

In this video series you'll see expert flintknapper John Olsen demonstrate how to take an obsidian stone and turn it into a knife blade. He uses "percussion" flaking to chip off large flakes of rock, and "pressure" flaking to more carefully reduce and sharpen the blade.

Part 1 of 16 - How to Get tips and techniques for flintknapping

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