Check the knife counter at Kingston Mercantile & Marine,10943 NE State Hwy 104, and you'll discover knives  of all brands and sizes. The most distinctive are by Nils Haas, a local 11 year-old. He makes his one-of-kind  cutlery mostly from recycled metals and woods he acquires locally.

According to store staff, the young craftsman has already begun to develop a following who purchase his creations.