Kuksa Carving – My green woodworking journey | Bjørn Andreas Bull-Hansen

Kuksa Carving - My green woodworking journey | Bjørn Andreas Bull-Hansen
Kuksa Carving – shaping the bowl. In this video, I am beginning to carve the kuksa from the birch out in the forest.

Sign up form to be notified about new videos, exclusive giveaways, news, etc.: https://mailchi.mp/fcf29975aa5c/signup
(Your email will not be used for sales and I will never give it to other people.)

Check if my novels are available in your language: https://bull-hansen.com/jomsviking/

Merchandise:
T-shirts, hoodies etc.: https://shop.spreadshirt.com/the-viking-bushcrafter/

I support these charities:
http://smanorge.no/en/ – to help children and young people with SMA.
https://www.soidog.org – to stop animal cruelty in Asia and provide shelter, food, medical aid and finding new homes for rescued animals.

If you want to support this channel with a Paypal donation, use this link: http://www.paypal.me/BullHansen

Or you can become my Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/BullHansen
From time to time there will be material on my Patreon page that you won’t find here on this Youtube channel.

My most popular playlists:

The Viking Series:

The Wilderness and Bushcraft Series:

Some of my most viewed videos:

How to Make a Primitive Arrow:

My Viking Woodsman Kit:

Hugin and Munin – Viking Symbols of Your Mind: https://youtu.be/Oarj4hZKlT8

And check out my blog http://bull-hansen.com

Music: I often use music made for me by my friend James Armstrong. Here is a link to his channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCinE9D4RiJT0gUCpVgdtSKw

Cameras / Kameraer:
Panasonic Lumix G80/85 https://amzn.to/2KbEk46
Sony FDR-AX33 http://amzn.to/2mdDzqF
GoPro HERO5 Black http://amzn.to/2srjNOX
Sony ActionCam http://amzn.to/2kGKWKM
iPhone 6s http://amzn.to/2m0BsKF
Manfrotto 290 light Tripod http://amzn.to/2mrk8hV

Microphone / Mikrofon:
Røde Videomic Go http://amzn.to/2kYii4d
Røde Deadcat Go wind cover http://amzn.to/2msnNeN

My Bushcraft Tools / Mine bushcraft-verktøy:
TBS Boar
Gränsfors Outdooors Axe http://amzn.to/2zMr14m
Hultafors Agdor Axe http://amzn.to/2lyLamv
Silky Gomboy 270 http://amzn.to/2zM3joN (the 240 size)
Bahco Laplander Folding Saw http://amzn.to/2lD4EH9

Backpack:
Lundhags Gneik 54

Campsite cooking:
Biolite Oven + USB Charger: http://amzn.to/2mezjHt
Bushbox Small: http://amzn.to/2lCNyFW
Busbox XL Titanium: http://amzn.to/2oVA0dD

Zebra Billy Can http://amzn.to/2mwe1oN

Shelter / Telt og hengekøye:
Helsport Varanger 4-6 Lavvo
Amok 3.0 Draumr Hammock http://amzn.to/2lD4aRe

Sleeping Pad: Exped Downmat 7 http://amzn.to/2mke72O

DISCLAIMER: This video and/or the description contains affiliate links. This means that if you click on one of the product links and choose to buy the product, I’ll receive a small commission. This is to support this channel and it allows me to continue to make videos like this one. Thank you for your understanding and support!

#jomsviking #bjornandreasbullhansen #thevikingbushcrafter #viking #bushcraft #vinland #vikings #bullhansen #outdoors #woodsman #vikingtid #vikingtijd #vikingen #vikingos #primitivetechnology

Kuksa Carving – My green woodworking journey | Bjørn Andreas Bull-Hansen

7 thoughts on “Kuksa Carving – My green woodworking journey | Bjørn Andreas Bull-Hansen”

  1. I like how you let the birch tell you where the kuksa is. To paraphrase Michelangelo "The kuksa was always there, you just chiseled away the superfluous material".

  2. I really want to try this! I like how you let the wood decide the shape. Gives it a more natural feel. A head in the handle is a good idea. Maybe some runes along the outside edge? Thanks, Bjorn!

  3. Working directly away from the bowl, the handle can take the form of a dragons head or even a boars head to match your TBS Boar, perhaps?!?!
    I dont have much experience carving anything, by the Bjorn. But the few bits I have tried my hands at, I left the wood under my sofa (Oh the joys of living alone!) for about 8 or 9 months before I did anything but remove the bark from it. I can the 2nd to next item I buy being one of the Mora 164's. I did my best with "normal" knives, but I soon discovered that even the best of the ones I own has very limited capabilities when it comes to things like carving out a bowl in a spoon, let alone a kuksa!

Comments are closed.