Uwharries Lithics

Mike Hill is a traditional knapper from High Point, North Carolina, who works rhyolite (metarhyolitic quartz) using river cobbles, wood billets and deer antler flakers. Employed as a graphic artist, he has been knapping for 26 years. Contact Mike at MIKEHILL@InfoAve.net.

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Putting the final touches on a large rhyolite blade.
Participants and knappers use the Conference as an opportunity to share their experiences and knowledge.

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Some of Mike's work with local metarhyolites.
Large blades made from local metarhyolite with pyrite and feldspar inclusions. (Courtesy of Mike Hill)

For a closer look at Mike Hill's work, visit the Gallery section at Knappers Anonymous. Link will open in new window.