Renowned woodcarver Bob Thurston and Helvie Knives have been working together to bring out a new line of knives, which should accommodate a wide range of
woodcarvers. Bob began woodcarving in 1997 and took his first class instruction from Pete Ortel, Harold Enlow and Tom Wolfe at Cooks Forest Pennsylvania..
He has been carving caricatures ever since. Bob is a member of the Tri-City Woodcarvers of Michigan.
Bob has earned numerous awards including the Artistry in Wood Show in Dayton, Caricature Carvers of America and received the CCA Merit award.
Bob loves to carve faces and loves to teach his style of caricature carving. Bob and his wife Sue along with their children reside in a small Mid-Michigan
Helvie Knives is proud to add Bob Thurston to its line of Signature Series Knives.
Signature Series 1
- Roughout Blade, approximately 2" long and approximately 1/2" wide. Handle 5" long and natural wood.
Signature Series 2
- Detail Blade, approximately 1-1/4" long and approximately 5/16" wide. The detail blade angles up from the handle. Handle 5" long and natural wood.