Hi there and welcome to my profile,
I have been leathercrafting as a hobby for a few years now and in 2010 I decided to take custom orders. This being reasonably successful I took it to the next step in 2012 when my full time job had to lose a few people and I was on the list.
I love the traditional styles of Victoriana and the subsequent designs that gave birth to Art Nouveau and Art Deco. I was a student of art at college many years ago and like to think that I bring that passion into the items I create.
I 'discovered' Steampunk when talking to an artist of the genre, Dr Geof Banyard, at a festival a few years ago. I love the mix of style and practicality that come with it, as well as the elegance that each item was given. Take a look at some of the watches of the Victorian...
- Joined May 23, 2012