From the days of whale hunts to the American frontier, our Scrimshaw Knife Kit takes you back in time to when men scribed story telling images into whale teeth and buffalo bone. This kit includes a US made Bear&Son™ knife, step-by-step instructions, and everything else you need to learn and apply the forgotten art form. Whether you choose a classic sporting scene, phrase, or your initials, no other knife will be quite like yours.
Choose from the Bear&Son™ Lock-Back (3½” closed) or Barlow (3½” closed). 440 stainless steel drop point blades. Smooth natural bone handles with nickel bolsters. Made in the USA.
- Steel-point Scribe
- 1/2 Dram India Ink
Fine Steel Wool
- Specialty Multi-Surface Pencil
Step by Step Instructions and Sample Graphics
Recommended for ages 16 & up.
NEW Upgrade *option includes (scribe/knife hone stone, 3"x1" practice bone scale and archival wax sealant to better preserve your scrimshaw design).
Examples from our customers