Holder, D'Alton

Holder, D'Alton
D'Alton Holder was born in Heald, Texas in 1940, was raised in Amarillo and graduated from West Texas State University with degrees in Fine Arts and English Lit. He retired early after 25 years with Diamond Shamrock Corp to become a full time knifemaker in 1988. He began making knives in 1968, joined the Knifemakers Guild in 1973 and was elected to the board in 1976, secretary/treasurer in 1978, President 1982/82, he served as Vice President 1984. Re elected to board in 1988 and was elected President again in 1996. Received the Red Watson award in 1982. Named to the NSSF Hall of Fame in 1983. D' is an avid horseman, hunter and fisherman. He prefers to work with natural handle materials and ATS-34. "Nothing beats Mother Nature." D' has taught over 75 knifemakers, including people like Jim Hardenbrook and Bill Cheatham. Many of his knives are engraved by his wife, Pat Holder.

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  1. D'Holder - First Production Run
    D'Holder - First Production Run
    By: Holder, D'Alton, Schrade Cutlery
    Date Added: 01/17/20
    Price: $300.00
  2. Small Fighter
    Small Fighter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 01/14/20
    Price: $800.00
  3. Engraved Tortoise Shell Hunter
    Engraved Tortoise Shell Hunter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 12/11/19
    Price: $1,350.00
  4. My Knife
    My Knife
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/12/19
    Price: $695.00
  5. Crow's Beak Hunter
    Crow's Beak Hunter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/12/19
    Price: $395.00
  6. Mitchell's Clip II
    Mitchell's Clip II
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/08/19
    Price: $1,295.00
  7. Mitchell's Clip II
    Mitchell's Clip II
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/08/19
    Price: $1,295.00
  8. My Knife
    My Knife
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/08/19
    Price: $695.00
  9. Drop Point Hunter
    Drop Point Hunter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/08/19
    Price: $695.00
  10. Burlwood Hunter
    Burlwood Hunter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 11/08/19
    Price: $345.00
  11. D'Holder Designed Integral Drop Point
    D'Holder Designed Integral Drop Point
    By: Canal Street Cutlery, Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 10/22/19
    Price: $185.00
  12. Drop Point Hunter
    Drop Point Hunter
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 04/29/19
    Price: $665.00 Sale Price: $630.00
  13. Boot Knife
    Boot Knife
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 03/25/19
    Price: $345.00
  14. Engraved Natchez
    Engraved Natchez
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 03/01/19
    Price: $1,175.00 Sale Price: $1,050.00
  15. Engraved Hardenbrook
    Engraved Hardenbrook
    By: Holder, D'Alton
    Date Added: 02/25/19
    Price: $875.00

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