Monthly Archives: April 2015

Penland School of Craft

I’m teaching an inlay/overlay class at the Penland School of Craft in North Carolina this week. The┬ároom is bright and spacious, and I really enjoy teaching here. This is the view from my third floor classroom.

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New high heels

My daughter Paige made me a pair of high heels! They fit perfectly and I love them. I didn’t dress for heels today though. The leather is chocolate kangaroo and black hair-on calf. It’s super soft and comfy.

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Boot making class

“How to Make Cowboy Boots” class in Lisa’s studio I’ve been announcing that I have no more boot making classes for the rest of 2015, but I’ve had one spot open up. The dates are July 27-August 7. The class … Continue reading

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Paige’s new work bench

I have an extra work bench in my shop, and Paige’s business is going really well, so I cleared off the extra bench and told Paige it could be hers. She’s super excited and has promised to keep it neat … Continue reading

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It’s a Boot Life

Here’s a link to my YouTube video for the month of April. It’s a Boot Life

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Wing and counter tips

I’ve made a small start on this pair of boots too. They have a turquoise foot with chocolate wing and counter tips. I have the wing and counter tips done but there’s a lot more work to go.

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Much pride

Completed design and fitted last–proof I actually got some work done today.

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