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Identical twins?

I’m finished with the “Satan is Real” boot tops and will research how to create a raffle now! About halfway through the Ira and Charlie boot panels I began questioning why I chose an art form that requires me to … Continue reading

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Maybe it’s the tools…

Years ago a man in New Hampshire sent me some vintage tools to try to sell for him and among those tools was set of hole punches. The set was in great condition, top-quality, and went down to the smallest … Continue reading

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Ira and Charlie

They always look worse (and a little scary) before they look better. 

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Singing my song

Isn’t it cool how a few oddly-shaped pieces of leather will be combined to create an image? It still surprises me sometimes. I feel like maybe songwriters experience this feeling… Words! I combined some words and they made a song! … Continue reading

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Louvin portrait

I’m starting the portrait panels of the Satan is Real/Louvin Brothers boots that I’ll raffle. This large, vaguely Ira-and-Charlie-shaped hole is how it begins.

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The start of inlay

I’m making progress on the “Satan is Real” boot tops. Don’t worry–leather art is always transformed by stitching so it will look better soon.

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Sunday afternoon

I spent a Sunday afternoon with Satan.

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