|Single and split tallies from the Swiss Alps, 18th to early 20th century (Swiss Alpine Museum)|
I use story sticks all the time in my work as a way of recording and transcribing measurements. People who are used to written text may think this kind of thing primative. I find it useful. Human beings regardless of era, have used external devised to facilitate memory and to assist in the making of beautiful or useful things.
My box making classes and Fiske Lecture with the Northeast Woodworking Association have been announced. Enrollment is limited.
Make, fix and create...