Maker: Scott Slobodian (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 86534
Item weight: 40.65 oz.
Shipment weight: 49.95 oz.
Description: This is the quintessential book on the art of making Japanese style swords and knives by the master craftsman, Scott Slobodian. Included is a bonus gallery that provides a rich complement showing his award-winning historical and fantasy knives, as well as miniatures. His international reputation stands as a testament to the fact that Scott is one of the definitive designers and craftsmen of this special art form today.
With over 120 full color photographs, along with instructive illustrations, and authoritative as well as anecdotal articles by many contributors, this book truly belongs in every serious knife collectorís and knife makerís library. It is also an important contribution to the casual admirerís experience who enjoys things made with dedicated passion.
Scottís technical and historical knowledge of knife making as well as his many years as a professional commercial photographer becomes immediately apparent when the reader closely examines this collection and sees the magnificent detail and craftsmanship brought to life through Scottís own photography.
This book has been hand signed by Scott Slobodian.
Hardcover: 144 pages
Publisher: Kwong Fatt Offset Printing Co, Ltd.
Product Dimensions: 12.5 x 9.25 x .78 inches
Availability: In stock. Usually ships in 1-2 business days