Category Archives: Cowboy Boots

Cowboy boots

Lea ther Art

Sneak peek at the beginnings for my next art piece

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Al Bane for Leather

If you’re sewing during your time at home, here’s a great page for you to follow. Al has a subscription video series with sewing tips; I just watched one on making a slash pocket. That’s not an easy construction but … Continue reading

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Craft in America

If you’d like to watch my presentation at the Craft in America center in Los Angeles, here’s a link. Craft in America presentation

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Whoops

I had to draw a design for a client; he sent me the cowboy photo but I had to come up with the Native American on my own, using searches like “male models from the back” “beefcake from the back” … Continue reading

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Peewees

I like playing with vintage designs and changing them, and now I’m in the mood to make myself a new pair of boots. I prefer peewees because: I’m really short. You can get more of them in a suitcase.

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Now I can go home

Sewing the vamps and counters (foot part) onto a 17″ tall one-piece boot top with a 12″ heel measurement isn’t exactly a barrel of fun, but it’s done!

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Second time around

If you feel as if you’ve seen these boot tops before–you have. The bad news is that I was never able to successfully get the first pair to fit, the good news is that the client is incredibly patient and … Continue reading

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