In Europe, knife making and knives have a rich, deep and complex history, dating back to cavemen themselves. Therefore, the continent is home to thousands of diverse and unique knives and knife making cultures stretching from medieval Belgium to Ottoman Turkey.
Watch as Trollsky Knifemaking turns an old knuckle-buster wrench into a razor-sharp, cool-looking blade.
"More and more people today are going back to the basics and learning to forge, and learning the art of glass blowing and things like that …"
It's not too early to pre-order the KNIVES 2016 book, which hits bookstores, newsstands and online in late August/early September.
When Lee Williams met Donna, little did he know that he had a future knifemaker on his hands, or a beautiful and devoted wife!
The world's top knifemakers and knife experts will teach all things knife at the 2nd Annual BLADE University June 4-6 in conjunction with the BLADE Show.
The Heartland Bladesmithing Symposium included demonstrations by renowned steel makers and knifemakers like Jerry Rados and Steve Culver.