Forging A Flint Striker
with Kim Thomas Vol. 1
This instructional video takes you step by step to forge a Colonial Period Flint Striker from a discarded file. A great instructional video for the novice and expert alike. Kim Thomas brings a no-nonense approach to forging a tool. Kim shows simple ways to handle the task at hand without bogging down with detailed measurements. It allows the artist to emerge while developing a sense for what to expect of the metal and what it can do. It encourages the viewer to 'keep it simple' and think like the masters of yesterday.
Running Time: approx. 33 min. Color