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leather iPad case

How to make a leather iPad case

Leathercraft Article and Video by Bruce Cheaney Leather iPad case making Case making How to make a leather iPad case leather working tutorial hand sewing thick leather can be a tough challenge but this leathercraft tip will really help you. Hand sewing four layers of vegetable tanned leather can really be tough so I came […]

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Knife Sheaths

Knife sheaths How to make leather knife sheath with leather working tools

Knife sheaths How to make leather sheath with leather working tools Article and DIY Videos by Bruce Cheaney This leather working tutorial will give you some insight on making knife sheaths quickly and efficiently. Be sure and watch part two when I sew the knife sheath on my cowboy harness stitcher sewing machine. How to […]

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guitar strap making

Guitar Strap Making How to Make Leather Guitar Straps

This post is a three part series on the subject of guitar strap making all on the same page for your convenience. The leather I am using is from Tandy Leather in Fort Worth Texas and at the bottom of this page I will have the contact information you will need to order your leather […]

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leather sewing machine

Leather sewing machine How to sew leather tutorial

Leather sewing machine. Sewing leather belts, saddles, knife sheaths and holsters with the Cowboy CB-4500. Leather sewing machine. Lets take a look at what this leather sewing machine can sew and stitch first a leather belt single ply around 10 ounces thick then the next item is a piece of suede leather glued to a […]

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2016 Leather Carving by Bruce Cheaney

2016 Leathercraft Leather Carving by Bruce Cheaney

Leather tooling and carving 2016 with Craftool bevelers and Barry King swivel knife and a Maul Master II leather maul. Leather tools used for making this 2016 piece are a Barry King swivel knife with a one half inch brass barrel with the straight one quarter inch hollow ground blade. The beveling tools are made […]

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handmade leather stamping tools

Handmade Leather Stamping Tools Serpentine Design Stamps

DIY leather stamping tools create your own unique designs to be different and have your own leather tools made to your liking. A quick summary of how I made the Serpentine leather stamping tools. First I drew several designs onto heavy poster board and then gently cut the pattern shape out with a leather craftsman […]

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