How to Make a Tomahawk

Today I show you how to make a stone tomahawk, that can be used as decoration or a toy.

You need:

-triangular stone of a thickness 1cm
-woodden stick 2cm Ø,
-brown shoe polish 
-string (linen), or if you prefer, leather strap
-ornaments: beads, feathers, marker, shoelace, etc.
-tools: saw, files, knife

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Step 1: Making Handle

In the middle cut the hole (saw, earlier mark it with a knife) on

1cm width and saws downward until the stone in 2/3 lenght

enters to the end. If necessary, expand hole a file.

On both sides cut the crevices (holes).

Step 2: Coloring and Fasten Stone

Pain the stick brown shoe polish, insert stone and bind it as show in ptoto. At least eight times :).

Step 3: Decorating Tomahawk

At the ends of strings string beads and feathers and do hilt with shoelaces. Paint your tomahawk in various desings and it's ready to use!

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    dcada

    4 years ago

    if you wanted the colors of the native medicine wheel on it here are the colors white, black, red and yellow.