James Scroggs sold his first knife in 1985 and specializes in making straight knives that are lightweight for their size, with a preference for high-grade wood handles. He produces his own designs of hunters, hide-outs, and fighters. In 2012, 2014, and 2016 he won the ?Best Hunter? award at the Branson Hammer-In & Knife Show. Voting member of the Knife Makers Guild.