Jacob Burton's series of knife skills videos may be what you're looking for.
I really love the integral bolsters you guys do.
Maybe what I'm looking for would be classified more as a line knife? Not sure
Which a tip like this knife which I like. Haven't used one
@cheflarge thanks so much
@everyone else... only 2 left
Got the grippy mat from Amazon and it's exactly what I was looking for. It has enough clearance to keep liquid from the bottom of the board, is plenty