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About mwsbmatt

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  1. Custom Leather Tool Makers and Purveyors LIST- New

    Clay Millers tools are great!! Makers leather Supply sponsored me as the first "Vet" to get a free class with Don Gonzales and Clay gave me a hand made Maul... It is the sweetest dang maul!! I have since picked up other tools and will soon get one of his swivel knives.
  2. Types of wallet leather?

    i bought some horween seconds from beautiful stuff!! check them out they have various colors all the time and the 3-5oz I bought is very supple, and soft.. but when you sew it together it does gain a rigidity that bodes well for these. I just made a few and I am 100% sold on this leather for all wallets now..
  3. Thank you all. It's angelus paint, I'll touch it up for her. Tooling is the fun part! Definitely tougher than I expected when I first started, and far more addicting. I got some swatches from Horween and plan to order some leather soon. I can't wait to have an actual supply of leather and not have to worry about getting more in.
  4. These are my projects, very new to this. 4 months in. Guitar strap for my 12 year old cousin DW. I used a ready strap and just tooled it. She is learning guitar, I am learning to let my paint dry before adding clear... wallets are the 3rd and 4th things I've ever made. I think I like the interior that is empty best. and the FIALA tooling is for a duck call neck strap. first attempt at tooling. I know now that I want a sewing machine and better quality leather.
  5. New from NE Oklahoma

    I am in Enid, only been at it for a few months, learning a ton and very thankful for how accommodating this community is.
  6. Biker Wallet Pattern Uploaded

    very very new to all of this and searching for all the info I can... how do you print this out?? stupid question i am sure. but for me it all prints on one page 8x11, I am certain I am doing something wrong.
  7. Matt

    new to the game, these are projects 3, 4, 5, 6. I am getting a little better each time and learning by my mistakes.