Sickmaking takes many different forms and styles. It is makeing canes a walking sticks to exact standard to what ever your imagination can invision. People like to stay with mothernature, useing only found wood with natural shapes to combining bone , horn. or steel with a staff. And those of use who carve on all of them.There are a number of books out there and youtubes on stick making.There are a number of Face Book groups on sticks. Here are 6 Books all have good patterns and instructions.