Stunning work! Wish I had a big of creativity in me. Only problem solving but that does come in handy sometimes as well
Problem solving is half the thing in making high quality knives. A running joke between myself and nother well known maker is that knife making is just a series of chasing probelms untill you decide to stop. So your half way there! The other part is knowing what makes a great knife and thennot settling for good enough.
Thanks all, ill have another one to show off here in a few days.
The record books, that are put out by Boone & Crocket and Pope & Young and where I live is Henry Kelsey they are a great way to research a state or a province for big game. This does take some time but the knowledge it gives you, can be very valuable. Not all hunters have their trophies recorded, as where I live after the Hanson Buck became the new world record typical Whitetail, we saw a flood of hunters and now that has happened, some hunters are shying away from the record books but...