Making Arrows

Jackson, Ivan
April 2006
News from Native California;Spring2006, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p6
The article discusses the author's experience of making arrows. He uses branches from serviceberry, chokecherry, wild rose and others in making arrows. The author applies paints he made out of barks and flowers in painting arrow shafts. Feathers from eagles, hawks or turkey buzzards are chosen for fletching because they are oily and stiff.


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