Across the nation and around the world, there are craftsmen who are creating unique items using the same methods from decades, centuries and even millennia in the past. These experts are producing handcrafted goods which are astonishingly beautiful, tough as nails and coveted the world over. Tonight’s episode follows James Dilley as he shows how to make an axe and an arrow head just by hitting rocks with other rocks. Other episodes will also look at the making of high-end guns by hand, crafting cowboy boots, making maple syrup and steam engines.
Watch on History (186), Tuesday 19 March at 19:10
History in the Making
- Season 2