Bow Making ~ Paul Rodgers
“Osage Bow Making”
Topics covered will include:
stave harvest and selection
how to lay out, cut splices and glue sister billets together
scraping, shaping and tillering until the bow bends properly
cutting in nocks
making a traditional linen bow string
- and applying a finish
We will also discuss different styles of bows, as well as bow design and performance.
All necessary tools and materials will be furnished.
Age Limit: 18 years +