Useful Info Aside from being experts in all things creative marketing, we like to think we’re rather handy with a pair of chopsticks. Step One 01 Hold your dominant hand as though you are going to shake hands with someone. Step Two 02 Put the first chopstick under your thumb, resting it on the palm. Step Three 03 Hold the second stick between your thumb and forefinger. Step Four 04 Bend your ring finger and little finger, and tuck the ring finger under the lower chopstick. Step Five 05 Put your middle finger under the top stick. Step Six 06 Move the top stick up and down to grip food.