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Which sort of knife to purchase? the decision can be confusing. This short article gives some insight into making the correct decision. We hope you find it useful.
In a recent interview with the BBC, paper sculptor Jacqui Saunders-Love revealed how her fantastical reinterpretations of existing architecture are both an expression of her fine art skills, and also a source of respite from the everyday duties of being a carer. Swann-Morton 10a blades and their sturdy handle are crucial to her work in allowing Jacqui to effectively draw with the scalpel creating fluid, clean lines, and sharp detail.
To find out more about the role a craft knife plays across different art and crafting disciplines we sought advice from a range of respected experts in the crafting world: paper cutters John Speight and Christine Green, textiles designer Claudette Cooling and modelling expert Miel Reijnen.
Whether you are bringing your memories to life in your latest scrapbooking project or building a scale model of a World War II fighter plane on the kitchen table the Swann-Morton craft knives and scalpels should never be far away.
For cutting fine veneers in Marquetry, creating a themed birthday cake in Sugar craft, a silhouette, inlaid or lace-like layered narratives in papercutting - we have the tool for every delicate cut that makes the end result all that more special.