David Leatherwood's Profile
I retired a few years ago from a much loved career in the Army aircraft maintenece and overhaul industry. Born and raised in the south I am a country boy at heart and my passion for all things outdoors and nature itself has led me to pursue my interest for crafting reproduction Native American artifacts and crafts. The pure simplicity, beauty, ingenuity and functionality of the tools (artifacts) that provided these wonderful people with everything they needed to survive has always fascinated me. I reproduce them however, I know I can never give them the justice they deserve. I thank the great spirit above for giving me the talent that guides my hands in reproducing only a few of these items.
I have been flintknapping, (flaking flint to reproduce the artifacts) for approximately 20 years and have been crafting Traditional and reproduction Native American bows and arrows for 29 years. I hunt…
- Born on January 3
- Joined December 28, 2010