leatherworking

Make:Cast – How Hard Can It Be?

Make:Cast – How Hard Can It Be?

In this episode, I talk with Tim Deagan in his garage workshop in Austin, TX.  He says his lifelong motto has been: “How Hard Can It Be?”, even though he has repeatedly learned that most things are indeed harder than they initially look. We talk about creating Flame Effects, Propane Patio Heaters and the resurgence of Ham Radio during Covid-19.

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Making A Simple Japanese Pocket Knife

Making A Simple Japanese Pocket Knife

The Redsmith fashions a traditional Kiridashi pocket knife from steel stock.

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Learn the Double-Stitch Technique to Handsew Leather

Learn the Double-Stitch Technique to Handsew Leather

This basic technique will propel you toward custom leather tool coverings, bags, apparel, and more.

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Learn the Lingo: Fine Leatherworking

Learn the Lingo: Fine Leatherworking

Learn the common terms you’ll need in order to begin leatherworking.

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