Tsuba Time: Make a Guard for a Japanese Sword By: Wally Hayes | May 1, 2018 | Comments 0 When it comes to making Japanese swords, the "tsuba" is also known as the "guard." Here’s how to make one, with instruction from American Bladesmith Society master smith Wally Hayes. How to Make a Flipper Folding Knife By: Wally Hayes | March 20, 2018 | Comments 0 Go step by step with ABS master smith Wally Hayes and learn how to make a flipper-style folding knife. Sinners & Saints: Actor Makes and Uses Knives for Movies By: Wally Hayes | January 24, 2018 | Comments 0 Johnny Strong doesn't only use knives for scenes in his action movies. He also makes them, with a little help from Wally Hayes.