Here is a project that I just finished up, it’s a kit that I made to be used for mushroom hunting and wild foraging. It consists of a knife, a trowel, a brush, and a bag to carry your finds out of the forest.
The knife is another laminated blade with a copper guard, antler, and oak that I darkened with vinegar and iron filings. The sheath is leather with copper reinforcements and a depiction of fiddleheads growing on the bottom of the sheath.
The trowel is a piece of an old cymbal, iron, copper, and cherry. The brush is boars hair, and antler.
The bag is stitched out of burlap, and the patch on it is a hand cut hand printed block print done by my wife Rosie.