Kikuo Matsuda was born in Seki-City, Japan in 1952.
He is a knife artist, specializing in handmade knives. He Has been making knives for more than 40 years.
He became a world-class artist and created his own great brand, called “Hamaguri-Ba“.
This in an ancient Japanese art word for Japanese sword,
A convex cross-section blade shape, which has a gentle curve from the blade edge to the back.