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Final Friday event 9/30

I will be the featured artist at the Spenard Final Friday event at Bella Boutique in Spenard on September 30, 5:00-8:00pm.  We’ll have champagne and baked goods.  This is my first event; so I hope you can make it!  RSVP … Continue reading

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Veg-Tan Cowhide Satchel

This satchel is hand-drawn, hand-cut, hand-punched, and hand-sewn. No sewing machine used. Made from 4/5 oz. veg tan cowhide with a 5/6 oz. strap, conditioned before and after construction with glycerin saddle soap (should be cleaned and conditioned periodically with … Continue reading

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New custom belt bag

Just finished this custom belt bag in organic leather, with an embroidered “listen to your heart” patch and a charm featuring antique hearts from my grandmother’s necklace, a white stone skull bead, and a handmade polymer clay calavera with red … Continue reading

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Spring Sale! 25% off

Now through May 31, 2016, take 25% off anything in my Etsy shop with coupon code SpringFever16!  I dropped some prices too!  

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Deer hide totem bag

Recently I was honored to be asked to make this deer hide totem bag necklace to commemorate the passing of a beloved 16-year-old cat and hold mementos, including some of his ashes. Annie’s Arts and Follies made the silver moniker … Continue reading

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Handmade Leather Growler Holder in Cowhide

My version of a growler holder in unsealed cowhide. Shortie handle with a hand-sewn strap cushion to carry it at your side and a snapping strap to keep the bottle secure. If you want one, I’ll make them on demand, … Continue reading

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New ready made products in moose, deer, and cow hide

I’ve had some products in work for awhile and have just had an opportunity to get them listed in my Etsy shop.  Use coupon code 25PERCENTOFF before December 31 for 25% off any item over $10.00!  These are one of … Continue reading

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Rage City Rollergirls silent auction Oct. 10

I just finished five fun keyfobs for the Rage City Rollergirls Black Eye & Tie silent auction fundraiser at House of Harley-Davidson on Spenard on October 10, 2015.  Retail prices range from $8-11.  From left to right, Broken Heart leather … Continue reading

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Love journal

I just finished and mailed off this love journal for a young couple who live in Japan.  It has lined pages for writing, blank pages for drawings, and a zipper pouch and slots for mementos.

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Rocking Horse Resto

I was fortunate to be asked to do a bit of restoration on this family rocking horse, long handed down. I made new ears out of moose hide, fashioned a seat out of a recycled jacket sleeve, and created a … Continue reading

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