It wasn't until she was a teenager that Sandy Brady discovered scrimshaw, the art of scratching-or etching-a design onto ivory or bone objects. Today, Brady's engraved gun grips, knives, billiard balls, cue sticks and jewelry can be found in collections around the world.
Paul Cooper is a practical man. He is also a man with the soul of an artist, a man who crafts knives that are as beautiful to look at as they are useful. It is this combination of artistry and practicality that is bringing him increasing recognition as a knifemaker of note.