Robert Golden's Profile
I've had a passion for art my whole life, all the way back to elementary school art classes. I always feel unfulfilled if I go for periods of time without creating.
I took many art classes in college but didn't end up majoring in art. Instead I majored in a subject that was very vogue at the time and it turns out, almost completely unemployable. However, my art training gave me the artistic foundation I needed to develop my craft with wood, stained glass and hand tooled leather.
I began doing projects with wood working first of the 3. I started out with minimal tools and no shop space and not much skill. Fortunately over time I was able to build on all 3 of those.
I took up leather craft next, during a time when I still didn't have any shop space and still didn't have much in the way of tools. Leather work is…
- Joined August 28, 2006