Written and Designed by international leathercraft Master Jürgen Volbach.
This book has complete instructions and patterns to make his popular Embossed Horse Head in Leather.
- Tools and Materials list.
- Horse Heads Pattern.
- Instructions for tooling & embossing.
- Full color pictures of each step in the tooling and embossing process.
This will definitely be a treasure to add to your Leather Library!
About the Author:
Jürgen Volbach is a trained goldsmith and engraver from Cologne, Germany. At the age of 14 he started his apprenticeship and has continued working in artistic crafts for 45 years.
In the 1980's Jürgen began working with leather when he created a custom saddle for his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He was inspired by floral and pictorial leather working after traveling through Texas.
Jürgen spent time working at Don Atkinson's workshop in Texas where he advanced his skills, learning how to use a swivel knife and leather working tools.
Today, Jürgen is a highly-respected artist and leather craftsman. He offers workshops in leather working throughout Europe and the USA.
Jürgen is a proud recipient of the Al Stohlman Award (2020).