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Buying Craft Knives: An Experts Guide
Buying Craft Knives: An Experts Guide

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. Find out which knife and blades are best to buy based on your application.

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Lene Bladbjerg - Cut to the chase
Customer Showcase: Lene Bladbjerg

Lene Bladbjerg is a danish artist based in London. She was born in Denmark in 1974 but grew up in Brussels, Belgium. The multinational environment prompted Lene's passion for exploring new countries and cultures, which has influenced her work as an artist.

Articles & Projects

papercut frame for greeting card
PaperCutting: Finding The Perfect Craft Tool For Your Art!

In this article, we look at the equipment you need to get started in the incredible world of Papercutting. We look at what you can expect in a typical papercutting kit and compare the differences between a craft knife and a surgical scalpel when it comes to choosing the right tool for your cutting work.

Our Markets

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.

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