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Ahdragha (Or, Crazy Winter Projects)

This past winter, I embarked on a crazy ambitious project. I need to do big projects every once in a while – wild, one off projects keep my creativity going when products for sale get repetitive. 240 more words

Inside The Craft Studio

LagosLeatherFair

The Lagos Leather Fair is the first ever specialised fair of its kind on this scale in the country.

The LAGOS LEATHER FAIR is a private initiative born out of a need to redress the current situation, specifically within the leather industry. 228 more words
Lifestyle

Mothers Day Weekend at Lithia Artisans Market

The Lithia Artisans Market is a bit smaller this weekend, but still loaded with talented artists.  All of us at the market want to wish all of you mothers out there the very best this weekend. 282 more words

15th Century Messer and scabbard

This messer was based off an extant example provided by the customer. A few other pictorial examples helped to complete the overall aesthetics of the piece. 39 more words

SWORDS & SCABBARDS

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