Thursday Tutorial: Picking Out a Hide

Hello there! With Valentine’s coming up next week I usually like to do a tutorial post the week before, or at least I did last year. Nothing says I love you quite like a handmade gift… possibly out of leather. 😉 But seriously, a fellow leather worker I follow on…

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More Improvement

Pictured: Display in progress in Fall 2016… and this past Sunday. Last week I mentioned how even the smallest processes can continue to be improved, as long as you continue to think about it and give it a critical eye. Well, I got a sharp jostling of how I’ve improved…

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Tool Thursday: Part Storage Cases (HF #93929)

Hello lovely people! Today I’m going to do a short review of some cases I picked up this month, Harbor Freight item #93929. I went into Harbor Freight looking to pick up 62778, but saw these next to them. First, let me tell you why I changed my mind, and…

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Constant Improvement

Hello everyone and welcome to a New Year. Yeah, it has already been here for a few weeks. I had a couple drafts in mind, but never actually put fingers to keyboard… and here we are, month already half gone. Time feels like it moves more quickly all the time.…

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Tool Thursday: Swivel Knife

As I mentioned last month, as part of the Tandy “Black Friday” deals, I was able to secure a new swivel knife for myself. I am the proud owner of a brand new Craftool Pro Swivel Knife. I think I have written about my first knife before (probably the most…

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Recapping the Roller Derby

Welcome to another week! Today we are recapping last weekend and looking forward… as we usually do. Saturday was the Holidazzled and Confused show and Sunday was a more personal event, my mentor Jim Mims’ funeral. I have never been to a roller derby event before, so this was a…

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