Forging allows a Bladesmith the freedom to create the knife both he and the customer want.   I like to forge Damascus and traditional patterns, such as; Bowie Knives, Daggers, Hunters, Skinners, Drop Points, Camp Knives and Axes.

If you have questions,

please contact

Steven Koster at his Email Address:  KosterKnives@Verizon.net

Knifemaking Perspective

A  variety of styles are available, such as; 

Bowie Knives, Daggers, Hunters, Skinners,

Drop Points, Camp Knives, Kitchen Knives, Walking Sticks and Axes.

Koster Hand-Forged Knives

Steven C. Koster - Maker

Steven C. Koster is a Journeyman Bladesmith with the American Bladesmith Society (ABS) and a former Board member of the California Knifemakers Association.   He has also been Show Chairman for the Annual California Knifemakers Show in Brea, CA.

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