Koryu Crafts run by practitioners and for practitioners. We care about functional blades that get the details right and have the correct feel and look at a price that is within the reach of serious students.
Ben is the owner of Koryu Crafts, and specializes in tsukamaki and the mounting of Japanese blades. He is also a lifelong practitioner of the martial arts. Ben underwent his tsukamaki apprenticeship while studying Shin Shin Ryu Iaijutsu for a number of years. He is currently practicing Muso Jikiden Eishin Ryu, Shindo Muso Ryu Jojutsu, Dentokan Aikijujutsu, and runs the Blackbird Karate program in Tucson, AZ.