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HOW TO: Make a Stick or Self-Bow

Posted: Wed, November, 30th -0001

In this tutorial I walk through how to make a Stick-Bow or "Self-Bow" out of elm for my daughter. I started this project Winter of 2017. I have been holding on to these videos to launch at once, but have since decided to release what I have as I finish up the process.

Here I split a length of elm I have been letting dry inside from the Winter of 2018...

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Making Buckskin Mittens w/ The Urban-Aboriginal Video Course


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Posted: Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019


In the video, Brain-Tan Buckskin DVD: The Dry-Scrape Method, I will take you through the entire process from a 'green' hide to a soft, supple, luxurious, finished product.

In this video, How to Make Fire by Friction : The Bow - Drill Method, I will show you how to create one of the most reliable ways to start a fire from scratch.

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