World’s Top Makers Converge at ECCKS Friday Through Sunday


Brian Tighe, maker of the “Twist Tighe” in all Damasteel damascus steel, is slated to be among the world’s top custom makers exhibiting their knives at the 23rd Annual East Coast Custom Knife Show Friday through Sunday, March 2-4.


Produced by Steve D’lack of Hawthorn Galleries, the show will be held at the Westin Hotel-Jersey City Newport in Jersey City, New Jersey.


Among the makers scheduled to exhibit are Van Barnett, Tim Britton, Thad Buchanan, Joel Chamblin, Pat Crawford, Dellana, Bob Dozier, Allen Elishewitz, Antonio and Tore Fogarizzu, Larry Fuegen, Rick Hinderer, Des Horn, Steve Johnson, Joe Kious, D.F. Kressler, Blade Magazine Cutlery Hall-Of-Fame© member Ron Lake, Kirby Lambert, Wolfgang Loerchner, R.J. Martin, Warren Osborne, T.R. Overeynder, Darrel Ralph, Pierre Reverdy, Bill Ruple, John W. Smith, Jurgen Steinau, Strider Knives, Bob Terzuola, Cutlery Hall-Of-Famer Michael Walker, John Young and many more, including top engravers, suppliers and purveyors.


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