Topic ID #36723 - posted 2/9/2016 10:24 AM

Flintknapping Workshop at Center for American Archeology


The Center for American Archeology (Kampsville, IL) offers a week-long workshop in chipped-stone technology with Tim Dillard. Tim is an expert flintknapper with over twenty-five years of experience. Informal lectures on tool forms, chert, quarrying strategies, local geology, and technical aspects of knapping will set the stage for sessions in percussion, billet, and pressure flaking. 

Read the workshop's review in Journal of Lithic Studies.

Registration closes one week prior to the start date. Enrollment is limited to 12 people. Space fills quickly.

Dates: May 23-27, 2016

Cost: $575, includes instruction, supplies, lunches, and room

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