Knife Videos

Knife videos are videos of any number of knife activities, including the making, sharpening, embellishing, etc., of knives, as well as their use. The videos may range from simple overviews of knife subjects to in-depth tutorials including artisans taking you step-by-step through a knifemaking process in the confines of their shop, offering tips and other advice, etc. The instructors filmed in the videos can range from those with whom you may not be all that familiar to some of the world’s greatest names in knives, including Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame© members Bill Moran and Bob Loveless, and also Steve Johnson, Harvey Dean and many others.

ABS Journeyman Smith Performance Test

The ABS Journeyman Smith Performance Test of Apprentice Smith Ben Seward which is administered by Master Smith Lin Rhea. During the video Master Smith Rhea gives some very useful advice about test preparation and techniques. For more information on the educational programs of the American Bladesmith Society please visit our Website and Forum at...

Video: Ken Onion Signs CRKT Foresights for BLADE

A BLADE exclusive! Ken Onion engraves his signature on 100 of the CRKT Foresights he designed. These signed knives are only available at ShopBlade.com.Hurry, they’re going fast! Click here to get your autographed Ken Onion Foresight before they’re gone.

Bladesports World Championship Blade Show Atlanta, GA. 6/9/2012

A video of the cutting competition that took place during the Bladesports World Championship during the 2012 Blade Show at the Cobb Galleria in Atlanta, Georgia. 6/9/2012 BLADE RecommendsBefore you can take part in a cutting competition, you need a firm grasp on how to make knives. The Complete Bladesmith by Jim Hrisoulas is...

Bill Moran Making a Guard for a Quillian Dagger

American Bladesmith Society Founder William F. “Bill” Moran, Jr demonstrates his technique for making and attaching a guard to a Quillian Dagger. BLADE Recommends: Spyderco Bill Moran Drop PointBill Moran’s legacy can be felt every time a knifemaker fires up a forge. It’s also the force behind the Spyderco Bill Moran Drop Point. With...

Bow Drill Fire: Primitive Survival

This is a how to on how to make a fire using the bow drill method. This method has been around for thousands of years, and is one of the best ways to make a fire without matches, lighter, or fire steel. While you may not use this technique often, it is something that...