Dave Wilkins has been a maker of traditional walking sticks for over 25 years. He is a member of The British Stickmakers Guild, and has successfully competed in their competitions.

He has taught stick making as an evening class and now teaches on a one to one basis.

He has written articles on the traditional methods of jointing sticks, which were published in “Woodcarving” magazine.

He uses horn, and carved wood handles for his sticks, which he sells at country shows.