Learn to Make Fire and Make Your Own Steel Striker with Dan Yacobellis. #624-0914.
- When: Sunday, September 14, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Where: Adirondack Folk School, Lake Luzerne
- Cost: $85 - $95
- Age limit: All ages
- Categories: Class, Children|Crafts, Workshop
Learn the basics of making a successful fire using a number of different techniques: box drill, hand drill, flint and steel, battery and steel wool, and one match. Experiment with different tinder materials. Learn fire construction for optimal chance of success in any conditions. With these techniques, you will be able to light a fire in rain, snow, ice and wind prepared or not! Plus, make your own steel striker for your flint and steel kit in the blacksmith shop. Good for children over 10 years of age, as well as adults.
Tuition $95. Member Tuition $85. Materials Fee $25.
NOTE: Children must be supervised by their parents during this class. Hard shoes and long pants are required for student safety.