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Inuit Ulu Knife
I am quite happy with my latest crafting project, an inuit ulu knife. I didn´t make an exact replica of a particular knife (there is a large number of different geographic styles and constructions among different inuit populations), but a distinct version based on various ulus I´ve seen, especially from some areas of Alaska. It works extremely well, the handle lies soft and smooth in the hand, the round one-sided cutting edge slices well through vegetables, bread and hard smoked sausage as well, and I still even didn´t give it its final sharpening. The handle is made from pine, not exactly my favourite kind of wood for a knife handle, but authentic for an inuit artifact, as driftwood (pine in particular) was usually the only available source of wood in the more northern areas. I soaked the wood in linseed oil to make it more resistant against moisture, as this was from the very beginning meant to be a functional kitchen knife.
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sculptor101 Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks so much for the watch!!
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Alexanderlovegrove Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015
Great work on the prehistoric reconstructions and your Cephalopods!  :)
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Tiamatus Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2015
Happiest of birthdays!
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Bestiarius Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2015
Thank you!
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Tiamatus Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2015
Never a problem!
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spinosaurus1 Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
thanks for the watch
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Pachyornis Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2014  Hobbyist
Hey alles gute!! Sorry für die kleine verspätung :)
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Bestiarius Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2014
Vielen Dank! (Sorry, hab´s erst jetzt gesehen)
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Pachyornis Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2014  Hobbyist
Lol, kein Problem! ;) 
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Bestiarius Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2014
Dankeschön!
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