Birch Bark Knife Sheathes with Vladimir Yarish
Every sharp knife needs a sheath. Learn to make traditional birch bark knife sheathes from Scandinavia from master weaver Vladimir Yarish. In this half day session, students will make two sheaths of birch bark and spruce root based on very old examples on display at museums in Oslo, Norway and in Stockholm, Sweden. The design and construction is interesting and makes for a very useful finished product. All materials will be provided.
You will need the following tools for this class:
All required tools/materials are provided by your instructor and North House and will be available once the course begins.
Feel free to bring your favorite tools and whatever materials you might feel appropriate for this course.
Once registered, students will receive a confirmation email with further class information. Please call us if you haven't received it within 24 hours.