Monthly Archives: June 2015

Guest blogger post

Here’s a link to a great post from Leslie Myers, a fellow shoe fanatic and blogger who was at the Footwear Symposium in Ashland, Oregon. Since my specialty is carrying a camera around but never actually taking pictures with it, … Continue reading

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Wild raspberries!

My family and I are in Arkansas at the lake for the weekend. I’ve been up since 7am picking wild raspberries and these are the results of my labors. I only ran into one spider but I killed him with … Continue reading

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Footwear Symposium in Ashland, Oregon

This is the most common form of interaction at a shoemaker’s gathering.

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I feel like an author now

I sent the completed book materials for the leather inlay/overlay book off to the publisher yesterday. Authors frequently refer to books as their children and I have decided it’s very true. At the beginning it was so sweet and wonderful … Continue reading

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It’s a Boot Life

Episode 60 of “It’s a Boot Life” is now on YouTube.

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Making progress

Today I’m dying and finishing the sole edges and the soles. Next I’ll build the heels and then they’ll be done! This little boot will be leaving the nest soon to go out into the big wide world.

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Little Miss Muffet

This isn’t good. Now I’ll never be able to use my glue pot again.

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