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Top 5 Tips for Beginning Knife Makers


In this video knife maker Walter Sorrells gives some general tips for people who are thinking about making knives but don’t know where to start along with thought for how to speed up the learning curve.

I get a lot of feedback from folks who watch my videos who say “I’m interested in taking up knife making as a hobby but I just have no clue where to start.” This video is intended to address this basic question.

A companion video addresses some more practical concerns like tools, where to learn the craft, along with some basic craftsmanship tips. Stay tuned for more.

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