By Prairie Wolf John and Geri McPherson
The predictable removal of flakes from stone through percussion flaking. One half of this two hour video is spent “in the classroom” learning the physics of flake removal. The 2nd hour is spent on removing flakes from a core and making a bifacial preform.
The McPhersons are internationally known as experts in the field of Primitive Technology. They have been featured on National Public Radio, Voice of America TV, Kansas Public Television and the History Channel, They have also been involved in an ongoing program of teaching primitive skills to the Survival Instructors of the U.S. Army Special Forces S.E.R.E. School.
A Prairie Wolf Video • 118 minutes