The Puget Sound Knappers Association (PSK)
The PSK is an informal association of people who enjoy the Ancient Art of Flintknapping. Started in Western Washington, the PSK now has members throughout the Pacific Northwest, Western Canada and several other states and countries . With over 750 active knappers, the PSK hosts a number of major events or 'Knap-ins' a year. We also participate in a number of other events and activities such as Boy Scouts, various Rock Club Shows, School and Museum Demonstrations, Pagan Gatherings and others.
The purpose of the PSK and this website is to promote Flintknapping. To learn more about us please visit our 'About Us' page and the rest of the website!
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It is with great sorrow that I have to report the passing of long time PSK member Rosalie Payne, wife of Henry Payne of Harrisburg, OR.
Services will be held at the Harrisburg Christian Church in Harrisburg, Oregon, at 11am this Friday, November 9th, 2018.
It is with great sorrow that I have to report the passing of long time PSK member Rosalie Payne, wife of Henry Payne of Harrisburg, OR. Services will be held at the Harrisburg Christian Church in Harrisburg, Oregon, at 11am this Friday, November 9th, 2018.
As of September 30, 2017 this website has had over 190,000 unique visitors with almost 9 million hits from 170 different countries. If you visit us and are interested in flintknapping, send us an email. We'd enjoy sharing our interest in the ancient art of flintknapping with you. You can contact us through our Webmaster at
The Puget Sound Knappers reach a new MILESTONE 753 active members as of October 16, 2017 - and we've gone INTERNATIONAL with 31 International members. Over 120 members have been initiated into the Ear of Corn Society
Ooga Booga !
Special Notice to PSK Members - A new way to locate flintknappers as well as make your location known to other flintknappers. Michael Miller, a flintknapper from Louisville, OH has created a collaborative map for flintknappers. With a free Google account you can 'pin' your location on the map and provide other information you feel is appropriate.
If you wish to add to this map and need assistance feel free to contact the PSK webmaster at
Go here to see the map:
(Plus 50 inactive members whose contact information is out of date. Help is needed to located these knappers - go to the 'Missing Knappers in the About Us' section for a list of knappers we're trying to locate)