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May 2022

Knot Tying Clinic – 5/24/22

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chuckanut Center, 103 Chuckanut Drive N.
Bellingham, WA 98229
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$15.00 1 ticket left

Using the right knot for the job makes life easier! From the simple overhand knot to the bowline knot, the world of rope can seem intimidating. That's why this short workshop will be designed for beginners who are looking to build a foundation with a useful variety of basic knots. We'll work as a group and follow along step by step to learn a handful of common knots and when to use them. After instruction, we will practice tying up…

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June 2022

Survival Basics Workshop 6/3/22

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Chuckanut Center, 103 Chuckanut Drive N.
Bellingham, WA 98229
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$20.00 2 tickets left

Designed as a Pacific Northwest Survival Basics crash course, we'll introduce the core principles and strategies of wilderness survival. Discover the importance of shelter, learn fire building fundamentals, and what items you should keep in your pack for day hikes and overnight outings. This workshop is led by Wilderness Skills Instructor and Guide Ryan Johnson. Friday, June 3rd, 2022 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Chuckanut Center 103 Chuckanut Dr N Bellingham, WA 98229 Parking If the lot at the center…

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August 2022

Knife and Tool Sharpening by Hand 8/7/22

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Chuckanut Center, 103 Chuckanut Drive N.
Bellingham, WA 98229
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$35.00 4 tickets left

A Sharp knife in the kitchen or a sharp tool in the garden is a pleasure to use,  and much safer, too! Unfortunately, creating that perfect edge can be very difficult, especially when there is so much information out there about sharpening! In this workshop, join Woodworker and Survival Skills Instructor Ryan Johnson for a tutorial on all things sharp. We’ll discuss the principles of sharpening, the chemistry of steel and how this knowledge helps us sharpen. Once we have…

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September 2022

Handmade Spoon Carving 9/18/22

September 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Chuckanut Center, 103 Chuckanut Drive N.
Bellingham, WA 98229
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$50.00 8 tickets left

In this introductory carving class,  learn to make handmade wooden spoons using a knife, axe, saw, and gouge. We’ll discuss which tree species are recommended and why-- where to find them, and how to harvest them sustainably. We will then section logs into billets so we can begin carving. Each step of the process, you’ll follow along with the instructor to make your own spoon to take home. You’ll also get to meet other carvers in the community and socialize…

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