Adding color to the Steampunk bracers

Here is a video I put together from a Twitch stream I did recently.  In this video I go over some of the techniques in applying color to a design carved in leather.  I am creating a set of steampunk style bracers and documenting the process on Twitch and then editing the videos to be watched later on my YouTube channel.

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Carving a Leather Card Wallet cover Time Lapse

I am working on a commission for a card wallet. I thought this would be a good opportunity to show you some more of my work and practice my media skills Read More

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Phoenix Comicon 2015 Wrap up


     I have mostly recovered from this years Phoenix Comicon, so it is time to present my thoughts and observations on the event.  As I said before, from the first time I attended this show, I was hooked.  It is a big convention, bringing big names and a large variety of attendees and groups.  My first year was as a general attendee, last year I showed up in some costumes and had a great time doing that.  This year I arrived as an exhibitor in Artist Alley. 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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