Japanese Silk Wrapped Handles With Don Polzien [Item # 1022]

Don Polzien

3 hours 30 minutes
Intermediate Level

Don Polzien has been making all types of knives for over 15 years.He specializes in traditional japanese pieces, especially Tanto (short blades 12 inches and shorter).

These consist of many blade styles, as well as endless varities of Saya (Scabbards) and fittings.In this DVD Don will take you step by step from material selection to tools requirerd as well as give you his insight on how to produce your own exotic japanese silk wrapped handles.You will truely be amazed by the skills you will aquire from this master knife maker at work.
Note: This video does not show the blade being made, nor the sheath itself. Most everything Don does is with hand tools.