My name is Roger.
I live in a small town in Southern Illinois...land of Lincoln. My leather shop is behind my home in an 18 x 24 metal building. No machines are used in the production of my products, it's all 100% done by my hands using leatherworking knives, punches, and harness needles for hand sewing.
In addition to working with leather, I have been a professional musician/songwriter with several national TV credits (Friday Night Lights, Days of Our Lives, Northern Exposure),
I was also a public accountant for several years. (what a combination)
I taught myself leathercraft by buying books, watching videos & observing how things were made. The one thing I've learned for certain is that no matter how long you do this,…
- Born on October 7
- Joined June 7, 2012