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“It’s a Boot Life”

On the December episode of “It’s a Boot Life” I film the process of putting together a complex inlaid design–the “Satan is Real” boot tops. It’s a Boot Life

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Progress

Here’s another peek at the “Satan Is Real” cowboy boots. Often with a non-traditional design such as this one, I feel it’s most attractive when it’s flat and putting it on a cowboy boot makes me like it less. I’m … Continue reading

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More Satan

Tomorrow I’ll sew the side seams and they’ll begin to look like boots.

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Details

In other news, Satan has tiny hands and protruding front teeth.

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Stitching has wrought a change

Whooops, I’m talking all biblical. I’m always interested in how stitching changes inlay and overlay, but usually it’s an obvious aesthetic difference. The stitching seemed to add a layer of gravity to this piece, as if it were just random … Continue reading

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Lucifer

They say the devil is in the details and if that is the case, Old Scratch has made his presence known in the process of patterning and putting these boot tops together.

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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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