Del Blue was born in Overland Park, Kansas, just outside of Kansas City. He grew up in a gun and knife enriched environment. He has always been an avid hunter, fisherman and outdoors man. His father was a police officer and then went on to own his own gun and knife store that Del worked in for many years. He has worked with knives in some fashion or another for over 15 years. Del learned how to make knives from Steve Isbell, his neighbor, best man and long time friend. He has been creating and designing his own custom knives for over 7 years. Del specializes in fixed blade, hunting, utility and tactical knives. He is married to his beautiful wife, Amanda, and has just become a proud father of his first son, Garland.