Louvin Brothers

Look, just LOOK, at the boot tops I get to do next! They’re a reproduction of the iconic “Satan Is Real” album cover by the Louvin Brothers.

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American Women Artists Symposium

Here’s a link to my presentation at the American Women Artists Symposium in Tucson, Arizona.

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Is Your Love Like a Flower

Here’s an example of how I work with clients to design a pair of boots.

This is the design for the front panels…

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the design for the back panels….

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the design for the foot…

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and the completed pair of cowboy boots.

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Research

I’ve been doing research on boot designs.

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Gospel

“The last shall be first” is a rule in boot making too.

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10 rows

I’ve been traveling and don’t have a current project to photograph, but here’s a boot I made not too long ago.┬áThis boot has an alligator foot, and the boot tops feature 10 rows of stitching.

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Close-up of 10 rows of stitching

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Here’s visual proof that all of the decorative work in my shop is done on an old single-needle Singer sewing machine.

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It’s a Boot Life

Here’s a link to my YouTube video for October.

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