Beginner Bow Making
Learn the ancient art of making a traditional bow and arrows from scratch.
Time & Location
Oct 18, 2021, 6:00 PM PDT – Nov 06, 2021, 10:00 PM PDT
The BOWS Shop, 1749 17th St, Oakland, CA 94607, 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)
+$12.50 Service fee
+$12.50 Service fee0