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Traditional Wooden Longbow Making and Retreat in Duisburg Germany

Traditional Wooden Longbow Making and Retreat in Duisburg Germany

The art of traditional bow making & yoga retreat with Lars Richter

Lars lives in Australia and comes to Germany in the summer

from Friday 5 p.m. to Sunday 5 p.m.

Kulturgarten, Moerser Str. 241, 47228 Duisburg

Have you always wanted to make your own bow?

If you enjoy learning the art of bow making yourself, then you will find a special kind of event in the Kulturgarten:

Lars Richter accompanies you in building your own longbow under professional guidance. In the retreat he will bring you closer to the centuries-old North American tradition of bow making. The material provided is high-quality wood that Lars brought back from his adopted country of Australia. You will make your bow out of this wood in fine handwork – even the bowstring is handmade.

Lars also invites you to use the time holistically for yourself: from focusing through meditation and enjoying woodwork, through personal coaching and instinctive arcs to complementary yoga units, the 2.5 days are an invitation to meet yourself and others .

An event for (future) archers aged 14 – 80 and beyond.
Price: 1 person: 350 € traditional bow making including material – 1 adult + 1 child: 590 € – 2 adults: 600 €
Overnight stays in the house are possible (€ 20 / night).

Catering is possible for 35 € / person for the weekend (vegetarian or vegan)

With the deposit of 150 € / person to the following account: Barbara Biella, IBAN: DE61 1001 0010 0656 0991 12 (Postbank) your registration is perfect 🙂
For registration
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What should I bring?
Everything you need to feel good.

Please check what is included in the workshop price. Self catering. Camping is not possible in all locations, please always register for it. And maybe you want to bring extra snacks or your feel-good jacket or blanket, camping chair, yoga mat, etc.

Please bring a clamp and a work bench (to clamp our bow on it and work on it (see picture below) – no sawhorse) and if you want work gloves that protect your hands from sharp tools. All other tools are provided but of course you are welcome to bring your own woodworking tools.


05 - 08 Aug 2021


Germany GMT +1
17:00 - 17:00

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: 05 - 08 Aug 2021
  • Time: 03:00 - 03:00



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