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Crest for Henry V

This funerary achievement crest is part of a larger project in conjunction with Westminster Abbey and Tobias Capwell of the Wallace Collection.  We approached this project using historical methods of construction suggested from the Italian artist Cennini in his book “Il Libro dell’ Arte” (The Craftsman Handbook). 95 more words

LEATHER WORK

Leather tool case

This project was a fun side project to build a roll to hold all the tools I use for my leather working. The central image is a jousting scene from a 15th century manuscript surrounded by historically inspired foliage details.

Materials: leather

LEATHER WORK

Medieval Falconry pouch

Here is a falconer’s feed bag with a tooled coat of arms of the customer.

Materials: leather and bronze

LEATHER WORK

VA ~Moccasins & Possibles Bag

During my stay at the VA Medical Center Domiciliary the VA Ladies Auxiliary offered us Vets arts & Crafts kits provided by caring Americans

Bead & Leather Work During my stay at the VA Medical Center Domiciliary the VA Ladies Auxiliary offered us Vets arts & Crafts kits provided by caring Americans.

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DIY

New large purse design

Just finished this new layout as a special order for a customer; plenty of room for cards, a handy external coin pocket, two hidden pockets and pop fastener to close. 24 more words

Leathergoods

Ghillies (simple shoes) again

Here’s a simple shoe design that was made by our ancestors before there were shoe shops or Zappos.  Much of the Europe population, both male and female wore a variation of this for many millenia, right up into the early 20th century.  229 more words

Primitive Technology