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Angon: 2nd Place Prize. by Logan-Pearce Angon: 2nd Place Prize. by Logan-Pearce
The 2nd place Facebook giveaway prize. You can enter here; Facebook

It was suppose to be the first place prize, but since it didn't come out as good as I had wanted, I made the tantos instead.

Name: Angon
Blade Length: 5"
OAL: 10"
Blade: 1080
Handle: Maple Burl

Logan Pearce

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Critique by perkcasso Nov 10, 2012, 3:30:04 PM
I understand this knife did not come out as you wanted, but let me say this knife is wonderful. The rough, hammered look along the spine and the burl gives it a unique "old world" look. The gold of the burl looks almost translucent in this photo, balancing the old with the new. Your handle shape is certainly unique as it is functional; it has a modern, fantasy-like quality to it but it has a wonderful practical, ruggedness as well. This knife would look stunning on a display table but would fit equally well on your hip in the backwoods; in fact it screams to me "I am as tough as I am beautiful, take me out and use me." Overall, this knife superbly blends the old world with the modern world and is an excellent example of traditional craftsmanship in an age of mass production. A simple beauty.
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JecBro Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
nice etching on the blade. u really inspire me to get into forging
alomhordozo57 Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2013
Amazing work!
getty8 Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012
rule #9

absolutely love the handle on this one!
thesimmsonian Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
If second place looks this good, well then, I really wouldn't mind being second to number one.
Feonorx Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
That looks sweet! Lucky bugger...
Lou-Sifer Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I think wood I think rock. A knife worth admireing and respecting along with pretty much every other knife you've created. Great work.
floggerSG Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's still a nice knife man!
Umbreon-art Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Soooooo pretty!
StormsChild Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Now that is really beautiful knife.
skipshot Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Given the nature of the weapon, this fella would work really well as a boot knife. If you watch the movies, half the time the knife is to big and clunky. The other, the user can hardly get it out without being noticed. The handle and the shape of the overall is perfect for a surefire extraction. (Nice job)
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