Rawhide braiding

Michael Skinner grew up in a cattle ranch in Jordan Valley, Oregon and now lives in Kirkland. This video demonstrates all the steps performed while braiding a traditional rawhide riata. Special discount on the group of books, a savings of $55.

This discount will be honored only until we start printing the new The Art of Braiding, Small . Rawhide Braiding Rawhide is the untreated hide of an animal in its natural state. Leather that been had a special process is called tanning. Leland Hensley braids collectable and working rawhide bosals, headstalls, reins and other rawhide jewelry in Texas.

A native Texan, Leland Hensley developed a passion for the art of rawhide braiding while attending Sul Ross State University in Alpine. Jack Armstrong Braiding, Lakeview, Oregon. Jack Armstrong Braiding added new photos to the albustrand rawhide quirt. An old timer there got Mike started braiding rawhide.

I was still in school back then, not sure which path my life would . Explore Evan Lemay’s board Rawhide and leather braiding on Pinterest, the world’s catalog of ideas. High noon, Mane hair and Plaits. Retrouvez Encyclopedia of Rawhide and Leather Braiding. I get the deer hides from local hunters and they are so small that they don’t go very far (so I save them for special stuff); the rawhide I use the braid the knife .

As Nate browsed the shop’s inventory, one piece stood out: a pair of braided rawhide reins. Nate had grown up working on his family’s ranch . We are proud to offer this quality rawhide braiding string from none other than Bill Confer. Bill has provided gorgeous hides to rawhide braiders for years and his . The Guitron Family has a long tradition of braiding Quality Rawhide and Leather Tack in the Spirit of the Vaqueros for nearly Years.


Traditional Rawhide Braiders – Horse Tack, Bosals, Headstalls and Romels. Our Braiders consider braiding a way of life. Braiding was mostly done in winter and spring months when the humidity worked in favor of the keeping the right moisture in the rawhide.

While working on a story about her son, Nate, a respected rawhide braider, I rode along and was impressed with the low-stress stockmanship practiced on the . Steve (Twister D) Derricott, raised in a ranching family in southeast Idaho, has over thirty years of leatherwork and rawhide braiding experience. One section of Dick Ahlborn’s interview was taken up with techniques for braiding rawhide and a look at some of the gear made from this .