Behold, a pair of festive implements that will hot your toddy to perfection!
For those of you who like to shop for whips and whatnot in person and prefer a genteel atmosphere for doing so… Continue reading
Making a shot bag. This is the start of making a whip, and serves as the core. Cutting lace from a red (yes, that’s red, not pink) kangaroo hide to use for plaiting bellies and overlays. No, really! This is part of the process of making a whip. I’m starting a batch of homemade leather … Continue reading
This all started way back when I puzzled over how to make the handle of a creosote cane more comfortable for the wielder. The creosote bush grows wild (and ubiquitously) all over the Mojave Desert, and makes a very nice adjunct to bamboo, though it’s a bit more solid. But, it IS a cane, and … Continue reading