Welcome to Florida Knifemakers Association
If your desire is to meet some of the world’s finest custom knife makers and artisans located in Florida this web site is just where you need to be. The following types of artistry and knives are well represented by our members. Fillet knives, skinners, Bowies, kitchen cutlery, lockback folders, art knives, collector quality inter-frame folders, swords, bird and trout, miniatures, Damascus, hunters, fighters, liner locks, tactical, mosaic damascus, scrimshaw, acid etching, camp knives, flint knives, and multi-blade pocket knives.
The Florida Knifemakers’ Association was founded in 1997, to promote and advance the craft, art, and science of knife making and to improve the overall quality, performance, and value of knives, edged tools, cutlery, and related products. The Association endeavors to assist its members with respect to technical and esthetic values, quality of work, and business ethics. It also works to educate the general public with respect to the fabricating processes and the skills involved in knife making. It also sponsors an annual custom knife show.
The annual Florida Knifemakers Association Custom Knife show will be held December 16th & 17th, 2017 at Robarts Arena in beautiful Sarasota, Florida.