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Old 12-11-2018, 09:49 AM
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Default First knife

Working on my first knife, took me about 3-4 days to come up with a design I was happy with but I think it's not too bad for my first knife.
What do you guys think?

Give me some pointers on how I can improve, I would really appreciate that!
Thanks for looking and commenting!

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Old 12-11-2018, 07:55 PM
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it's a beauty..........keep em comin mister. pap
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Old 12-12-2018, 09:04 AM
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Is that the drawing on the knife or the final cut?
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Old 12-12-2018, 01:27 PM
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Is that the drawing on the knife or the final cut?
It's been cut Roger.
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Old 12-13-2018, 06:58 AM
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Had to ask. That was a compliment. The lines are so smooth and exact. Great job engraving! Was there a reason for the opening at the end of the design?
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Old 12-13-2018, 10:01 AM
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Had to ask. That was a compliment. The lines are so smooth and exact. Great job engraving! Was there a reason for the opening at the end of the design?
Thanks Roger, my reasoning for the open area is that it meant to be a negative space. It looked pleasing to my untrained eye. That's why I asked for feedback. You guys are not going to hurt my feelings if you point out my mistakes, I'm here to learn!
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