Mark has over 30 years of sharpening experience as a hobbyist and professional. He learned his craft from his grandfather, who’s favorite line was, “A dull knife is a stick!” He has spent time as a blacksmith, farrier, and metal smith (including repairing brass instruments) as well as a sharpener. Mark KNOWS metal.
Patrick is a craftsman who has grown up as a sharpener. He has sharpened knives for his fellow scouts for years, and has become a very knowledgeable sharpsmith.