Traditionally made from bamboo, chopsticks are a convenient and extremely versatile eating tool. Cheap and easy to find, chopsticks are revered by many countries around the world. So why make your own quality hand-made ones? Well, need a gift for a loved one? Beautiful and easy to make, chopstick making requires no money whatsoever. Or stuck chopstickless in the woods? Simple, make yourself your own.
Step 1: Materials
Materials needed will be any stick you can find, preferably around 2 feet in length, as well as a solid pocket knife. Cut the stick into two equal pieces, and place the pieces in boiling water for around ten minutes to kill bacteria.