What Have You Knapped Today........

Manufacture of stone tools, knives and arrowheads by lithic reduction
Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

28 Dec 2017, 02:30 #421

Closest I know of would be satin toughness RootBeer Flint. Like the primo amoeba type.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

28 Dec 2017, 08:22 #422

Another Montel and a Marcus point. RootBeer and black 20171228/5c04f66ddd795fa5cc71ac21c1a1af77.jpg[/IMG]


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Last edited by Matt Moore on 28 Dec 2017, 08:22, edited 1 time in total.
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

29 Dec 2017, 00:03 #423

Another crook ear Montel.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

30 Dec 2017, 23:08 #424

Black Georgetown Base tang, and a pedernales Perd.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

01 Jan 2018, 04:05 #425

Alibates Snyders ( better pic )
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

02 Jan 2018, 16:49 #426

Working on a lot of perds lately.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

02 Jan 2018, 16:56 #427

Accidentally deleted my crook ear Montel so I’m putting it back on.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

02 Jan 2018, 18:41 #428

Nother purrdy Perd.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

nogie1717
Registered User
nogie1717
Registered User
Joined: 06 Apr 2016, 14:43

02 Jan 2018, 21:47 #429

Fantastic stuff, Matt!!
Reply
Like

nogie1717
Registered User
nogie1717
Registered User
Joined: 06 Apr 2016, 14:43

02 Jan 2018, 21:52 #430

Some recent stuff I've been doing. Bought some real nice cooked Burlington (Avon, Crescent, etc) from a guy on Facebook.  Very slick stuff. IMG_E2498.JPG




A piece of Spanish Diggings.  Normally I would touch it up further, but liked the tip color so I left it.

IMG_E2502.JPG
I got a Thebes DVD for Christmas and am happy with the way it turned out. Again, it isn't very thin, but saving the colors was the objective.  Had to bring it in a little bit as a punch notch flake rolled the edge of the ear off.  Some real nice cooked material I got from Butch at the Lake Benton Knap In this past August.

IMG_2512.JPG
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

02 Jan 2018, 23:34 #431

Very nice work, I too am guilty of thicker over thinner to save color. It’s almost like (sometimes) they refuse to be multi colored.


Matt Moore
Reply
Like

swataramike
Registered User
swataramike
Registered User
Joined: 23 Dec 2016, 04:01

03 Jan 2018, 23:35 #432

here are some copper points i made in the last few months..
20180103_182833.jpg
20180103_182838.jpg
20180103_182906.jpg
20180103_182912.jpg
20180103_183029.jpg
20180103_183048.jpg
20180103_183137.jpg
Reply
Like

swataramike
Registered User
swataramike
Registered User
Joined: 23 Dec 2016, 04:01

03 Jan 2018, 23:37 #433

........
20180103_185200.jpg
20180103_185128.jpg
20180103_185228.jpg
20180103_182622.jpg
20180103_182628.jpg
20180103_182709.jpg
20180103_182818.jpg
Reply
Like

swataramike
Registered User
swataramike
Registered User
Joined: 23 Dec 2016, 04:01

03 Jan 2018, 23:55 #434

i made a lot more but i do not feel like taking all the pics...you get the idea ..
20180103_185128.jpg
20180103_185228.jpg
Reply
Like

Flintstone
Registered User
Flintstone
Registered User
Joined: 04 Jan 2018, 20:18

04 Jan 2018, 20:44 #435

1515098372105355682945.jpg having a hell of a time getting long flakes switched to ishi still short flakin
15150984757131684239743.jpg
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

09 Jan 2018, 02:23 #436

Swataramike , you have talent. All points are wonderful. I tried to pick a favorite, but I finally just decided they all are. Flintstone, those look like pink ice sickles. Not quite sure what they could be off of.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

09 Jan 2018, 02:25 #437

Colorful Reeds Springs corner notch.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

swataramike
Registered User
swataramike
Registered User
Joined: 23 Dec 2016, 04:01

09 Jan 2018, 03:14 #438

thanks matt...those were the last copper points i made before i switched to stone/bone tools..our copper work kinda looks similar in a way...
Reply
Like

Matt Moore
Registered User
Matt Moore
Registered User
Joined: 23 Jan 2011, 14:45

09 Jan 2018, 04:31 #439

I was thinking the same thing. I’ll post some that look identical to some you posted soon as can dig them out.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply
Like

swataramike
Registered User
swataramike
Registered User
Joined: 23 Dec 2016, 04:01

09 Jan 2018, 04:37 #440

cool...you can check a lot of my older copper points in this thread on the first pages...the white burlington hardin... the big pedernales and the burlington hopewell/snyders were prob some of my best or should i say nervous points..luckily i got all of them on my youtube channel from raw rock to finished point which i still watch and sweat..lol
Reply
Like