THE FLORIDA KNIFEMAKERS' ASSOCIATION
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ARIZONA CUSTOM KNIVES, 35 Miruela Avenue, St. Augustine, FL 32080, (904) 826-4178
MEMBER PROFILE: Take me there
BARRY III, JAMES J.,115 Flagler Promenade North, West Palm Beach, Florida 33405, (561) 832-4197
SPECIALTIES: Working hunting and fishing knives, high art pieces, uses ivory and exotic woods.
Carving, scrimshaw, sheath, file work all done by maker.
. PATTERNS: Many very unique large pieces that balance also one-of-a-kind fantasy knives.
TECHNICAL: Knife maker for 27 years.
PRICE RANGE: $200 -$10,000.
MARK: Connected initials like a brand.
COMMENTS: Strongly believes in quality and sole authorship of work.
Honesty and integrity in construction. Presently taking orders.
BETTS, TERRY, 9351 N.W. 40th Street
Chiefland, Florida, 32626, (352)-493-0772
BLANKENHEM, DENNIS, PO
Box 6474, Key West, Florida,
American Bladesmith Society.
BOSWORTH, DEAN, 329 Mahogany Drive, Key Largo, Florida, 33037, (305) 451-1564
ORGANIZATIONS: Florida Knifemakers' Association
SPECIALTIES: Freehand hollow ground, full tang, hand rubbed satin finish, fileworked and inlaid working knives.
TECHNICAL: Presently using 440-C, ATS-34 and Daryl Meier Damascus. Makes custom hand stitched sheaths.
PRICE RANGE: $250 and up
MARK BOZ in block letters.
COMMENTS: Part time maker, first knife sold in 1985. Presently taking orders.
BRAY JR, W.
Manor Beach Road, New Port Richey, Florida, 34652, (727) 847-8128
FAX: (727) 847-8924
Florida Knifemakers' Association, Knifemakers Guild, American Bladesmith
SPECIALTIES: Traditional working and using straight or folding knives.
PATTERNS: Hunters, Kitchen and Utility knives.
TECHNICAL: Grinds ATS-34, 440C and forges high carbon steel.
PRICE RANGE: $80 to $300.
MARK: Lowell Bray in shield.
COMMENTS: Spare time maker presently taking orders.
MEMBER PROFILE: Take me there.
BURRIS, PATRICK, 11078
Crystal Lynn Court, Jacksonville, Florida, 32226, (904) 757-3938
Florida Knifemakers' Association.
SPECIALTIES: Full tang straight knives.
PATTERNS: Hunters, Fighters and Bowies.
TECHNICAL: Stock removal, flat grind and professional heat treating.
PRICE RANGE: $125 and up.
MARK: Interlocking initials.
COMMENTS: Presently taking orders.
PROFILE: Take me there