You'll Love This If:
- You love to create your own knives
- You want to learn to create distinct blade designs
In this knife design book, Murray Carter presents the perfect follow-up companion to his successful book, Bladesmithing with Murray Carter. Scaled designs, along with detailed images and supportive text, allow aspiring bladesmiths to create their own knives using Carter's popular, time-honored designs. Dazzling, full-color images of the completed knives - from renowned photographer Hiro Soga - provide inspiration and direction. 101 Knife Designs will show the reader why certain distinct blade designs have stood the test of time and remain popular even to this day. Practical blade patterns follow several rules of thumb. When these rules are applied to new knife designs, there is a greater chance the design will stand the test of time and use
About the Author:
Murray Carter (cartercutlery.com), one of the most popular custom knifemakers at the annual BLADE Show, regularly conducts wildly popular seminars on shaving with a machete, and is known for standing at his booth sharpening knives while teaching the techniques to interested attendees.