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By Joe Kertzman

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The craft of knifemaking is alive and good, as evidenced through the lovely edged masterpieces published among the covers of the simplest publication on blades ever published—Knives 2011. The paintings of fashioning knives comprises carving, engraving, sculpting, scrimshaw, jewel inlaying, damascus-making and extra. by no means have such a lot of elaborations been published in a single medium, then captured in a full-color, sleek, photo-driven booklet similar to this must-have quantity that is prepared for the espresso desk or particular position at the bookshelf.

  • Treat your self to add tales overlaying the most effective wedges within the enterprise, friction forging, “Swordplay Renaissance-Style,” the newest in cleaver choices, “Scrimshaw That Drives males loopy” and villagers' blade art.
  • Learn how one knife collector—Paul Lansingh—is giving again to the realm of knives.
  • Find out the reply to the query, “Why can we Love Knives?”
  • Follow writer James Ayres and his spouse, Mary Lou, on their quest to discover carbon metal alongside the cobblestone streets of Europe.
  • In the manufacturing unit traits part, look at the most recent in “Blue Collar Blades.”

    In among, benefit from the most up-to-date developments and cutting-edge in knives. it is a journey worthy taking. The pages are palpable, the textual content worthy interpreting and the images worthy one thousand phrases and extra. each one bladed construction is a piece of paintings in its personal correct, and a credits to its maker.

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    A beautiful show off Of customized KnivesThe craft of knifemaking is alive and good, as evidenced by means of the beautiful edged masterpieces printed among the covers of the simplest booklet on blades ever published—Knives 2011. The artwork of fashioning knives comprises carving, engraving, sculpting, scrimshaw, jewel inlaying, damascus-making and extra.

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