Monthly Archives: July 2015

Paige’s work

This is the most recent pair of shoes made by my daughter Paige.

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Treeing the boots

I finally got these boots finished and on the trees this afternoon. We’re having damp weather so they’ll need to stay on the trees until Thursday morning to make sure they’re completely dry.

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Frustration

I almost finished this pair too, but the last is stuck in there. I sprayed water down in the boot under the last. The pegs will swell up and become brittle as they dry. Sometimes that makes pulling the last … Continue reading

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July newsletter

Here’s a link to my July newsletter.

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Day Ten

10 day cowboy boot making class, Day Ten. These are two happy students! 

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Day Nine

10 day cowboy boot making class, Day Nine.

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Day Eight

10 day cowboy boot making class, Day Eight.

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Timely advice

From my boot making class today. Student: Do you have any advice for shaping the steel shank? Me: Try not to hit your thumb.

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Day Seven

10 day cowboy boot making class, Day Seven.

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It’s a Boot Life

July episode: It’s a Boot Life

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