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Walking Stick Workshop*Note-+Materials Fee
May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Have you ever wanted to craft your own walking or hiking stick? Local, Greg Mallett is here to show you how in this DIAMOND WILLOW WALKING/HIKING STICK workshop.
You will be provided with a diamond willow stick (either with bark on or bark off) and taught how to craft your own stick.
Workshop topics include:
Knife and tool safety.
What is diamond willow and where to find it.
How to remove the bark, carve out the diamonds, sand and craft the stick (this will be hands on for the participants).
Wood finishes and stick accessories.
Workshop Fee: $25.00 includes one walking stick to work on and take home
Material Fee: please bring 20.00 in cash to the workshop
If you have a “fixed blade” type of knife and/or a wood chisel, please bring along. If not, these will be provided.
Minimum age: 12 years of age
Greg will also have some of his sticks and accessories available to see and/or purchase during the workshop. He also has a few of his sticks on display here at the cafe!
Thursday, May 3 from 6:30 pm -8:30 pm