Over the years Gill Hibben has achieved worldwide fame as a premier custom knife maker. His work has been featured in, and on the covers of a host of national gun and knife magazines. He has established a notable following of collectors including John Wayne, Elvis Presley, Steve McQueen, Sylvester Stallone and Steven Segal. His list of collectors includes world leaders such as Israel's Defense Minister Moshe Dayan, and Vice President Dan Quayle.
Gill's fame dramatically increased in 1988 when Sylvester Stallone, who had purchased several of Gill's custom knives for his own collection, asked Gill to design the now famous knife used in the movie Rambo 3. The factory reproduction of that knife has been one of the biggest selling production knives ever produced, selling over 250,000 copies.
This was just one of over 30 movies and television shows that have featured Gill's designs including Star Trek Generations. where he designed some of the the Klingon weapons.
Original 24x20 oil in the collection of Gill Hibben
"Lady in White"
30x20 oil original in private collection