4615 N. Sunrise Ct. Ozark, 
MO 65721

Ozark Knife Makers Team


Tom McGinnis: Master Instructor/Craftsman        
Owner of Ozark Knife Makers

Tom McGinnis has been making knives since the 1970's and he has also been forging his own Damascus steel for over 30 years. Some of his works have been featured on the cover of National Publications. He feels that a lot of knife making is Technique and with the proper instructions he feels that anyone can make a knife. He has designed and built a new shop with the latest equipment, for teaching and making knives.

 Leah McGinnis


 Leah is the true person in charge! She takes care of all email and applications for knife classes.  She also does a lot of finish work on our tomahawks. If you have questions about the various knives, tomahawks or knife making classes, she is ready to assist you in any way possible.


 Pat Byrd




Pat has many year experience in shipping, purchasing and inventory control. Pat does all of our orders and shipping. She is the one that you will talk to when ordering  grinders, or signing up for knife classes.


Linda Spicer

Linda answers the phone at Ozark Knife Makers.  She may be the one you speak with when you call the shop.