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Leather Flask Cover process

I have been convinced (told) that I should present a breakdown of what goes into some of the work I do. Since the majority of what I do right now are flask covers, and that IS what I’m working on right now, I thought I would start with that. These pictures are of an item I am making for Nerdtacular, later this month. I will show the steps and give an idea of the time involved. I will have the grand total at the end of the post.  Read More

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One year anniversary!?

This same weekend, one year ago, I decided to take a hobby and see about making it a business. It was at Nerdtacular 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. For those of you that don’t know the story, I will tell you. For those that do, here it is again. Read More

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Time Lapse Video of a Leather Flask Cover

Here is my first go at making a video showing what goes on with my leather work. Read More

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Phoenix Fan Fest Thursday morning

We have completed set up and are looking forward to the first day of Phoenix Fan Fest. Make sure to let us know when you come by.

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Phoenix Fan Fest update 2

December 11, 2014

Phoenix Fan Fest update 2

We have arrived at Phoenix Fan Fest! Set up day was not too busy for me, found the spot and surveyed the convention area. Be prepared for many pictures once things kick off. For now, here are some teasers. Read More

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Phoenix FanFest update 1

December 9, 2014

Phoenix FanFest update 1

Hello everyone!  Things have been quite hectic around the office lately.  The last days leading up to Phoenix Fan Fest have arrived.  I have been putting finishing touches on projects to take with me.  (glue is drying as I type this)  Read More

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Philosophical Friday

August 22, 2014

Philosophical Friday

Heartfelt greeting here,

I am taking a short break from working on creating these leather items to provide a small amount of information to you. Read More

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Nerdtacular ’14

July 4, 2014

Nerdtacular ’14

I had a really special day recently when I presented the Frogpants producers panel with flasks…

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