About Us

Elson knives are designed, manufactured and assembled in our shop located in Ingersoll,Ontario, Canada.

All of our knives are designed with the end user in mind and we take great pride in executing them to the highest quality standards that we are capable of.

Eric Elson is the designer, Knifemaker, Machinist along with the many other hats a small business entrepreneur must at times wear.

Eric has been making custom knives for over 20 years Starting at the age of 15. At 17 he became the youngest voting member of the Canadian Knifemakers Guild and went on to serve two terms as president of the organization.

Now 20+ years later Eric is applying all of his knowledge and skill set to bring you functional edged art for your Tactical, EDC, Culinary and Outdoors pursuits.

Eric is above all a proud Husband to an amazing wife and a Father of two amazing kids.  when not in the shop he loves spending time in the outdoors Bow Hunting, Fishing,Trail Running and Target Archery.

 Thank you for visiting and supporting Elsonknives!