During this one day practical Staff Making event you WILL be... Given the tools and advice of how to make the most of your PERSONALISED design.
Choose from various seasoned wood, Hazel, Ash or Maple.
Decide on the length, the width and design for your UNIQUE Staff.
Design and carve your own unique hiking staff
Shown how to STRIP and SHAPE the seasoned wood correctly.
Be given clear bushcraft instruction on SAFE knife and tool use.
Provided with all the EQUIPMENT and materials needed, seasoned wood, tools, vanish and wax.
Branding designs or markings of your choice on your newly made Staff with HOT branding irons Or you may choose to add your own personal CARVING.
Inserting a button compass to the top of your newly made Stave if you wish.
Given a choice of finishes for your Walking Staff or Tracking Stave with either varnish or bees wax.
Choosing whether to add a rubber base to the bottom of your Staff.
Water and hot drinks are provided.
We will work under a large parachute if raining. There is a bush toilet for your use.
Appropriate clothing and footwear for season (Wet Weather Gear)
Camping Chair/stool Working gloves Packed lunch/drink Mug Personal First Aid Kit
By train: We can collect from the local train station which is Aylesham or provide contact details of taxi if arriving in Canterbury.
By car: Directions to site will be sent via email prior to the course. Please do not use post-code from website as this is our office address and not where course is held.
There is car-parking space within the woodland.
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