Beginner Bow Making

Learn the ancient art of making a traditional bow and arrows from scratch.
Beginner Bow Making

Time & Location

Oct 18, 6:00 PM PDT – Nov 06, 10:00 PM PDT
BOWS Shop, Oakland, CA, USA

About the Event

Two Days per week for three weeks. Using traditional materials and hand tools, students will learn the process of making a hickory flat bow from scratch. This class includes design, profiling, tillering, finishing, backing, string making, rabbit fur string silencers, and fletching. Students will leave class with a handmade bow and 6 handmade arrows. Last Saturday we will all go to the archery range for archery lessons and testing our new bows.

Week 1- Tuesday/Thursday (6pm-10pm) Week 2- Tuesday/Thursday (6pm-10pm) Week 3- Thursday (6pm -10pm)/Saturday (10am-2pm Range Day)

  • Bow Making
    +$12.50 Service fee
    +$12.50 Service fee

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