Katsushige Anryu

One of the most experienced blacksmiths around, Anryu san's skill is unquestionable and his eye for design and finishing is second to none.
Aogami

Aogami

Master blacksmith Katsushige Anryu has created a stunningly sharp range using all of his 50 years experience and the unique, hand hammered finish is subtle but very recognisable.

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Made by Takumi Ikeda / Katsushige Anryu

The aogami range has been made for many years by master blacksmith Anryu san but with his retirement at the start of 2021, production of this line has passed to his nephew and apprentice and highly skilled blacksmith Takumi Ikeda who continues to make the knives in the same way.
Shirogami

Shirogami

A beautiful contrast between soft iron cladding and a high performance shirogami core made with Anryu san's vast amount of experience and skill.

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Made by Katsushige Anryu/Takumi Ikeda

The shirogami range has been made for many years by master blacksmith Anryu san but with his retirement at the start of 2021, production of this line has passed to his nephew and apprentice and highly skilled blacksmith Takumi Ikeda.