HOME
>WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
>AUDIO FILES
HOW TO JOIN
MEET OUR MEMBERS
READ ABOUT PSLAC
STOHLMAN ENDORSEMENT
PUBLIC INDEX
Index to all the public issues of the RawHide Gazette. See the Members Index for additional issues on special topics.
MEMBERS INDEX
LEATHER LINKS
MEMBER DISCOUNTS
EMAIL REGISTER
HELP

Puget Sound Leather Artisans Co-Op (PSLAC)

Index to Articles in the RawHide Gazette
(Listed as newest first)

Notice: The September meeting will be at the Maple Valley Cedar Grange #534.

Next Meeting: Sunday, September 14th at 1:00 PM
Address: 22531 SE 218th St., Maple Valley, WA 98038 (Click for Map)

Directions to Cedar Grange #534:
From I-405 take the SR169 exit and proceed toward Maple Valley on the Maple Valley Highway. In about 10 Miles you will reach the SE 216th/SE 218th Street intersection. Turn Right onto SE 218th (the down-sloping hill on the left next to the Maple Valley Market parking lot) towards the big white/gray building next to the bridge (the Cedar Grange). The parking lot is on the first left.

From Highway 18 take the SE 231st, Junction 169, Maple Valley Exit. Proceed to the Highway 169 (Maple Valley Highway) junction. Turn North (toward Renton) on Highway 169 and go about ¾ mile until you reach the SE 216th/SE 218th Street intersection. Turn left onto SE 218th (the down-sloping hill on the left next to the Maple Valley Market parking lot) towards the big white/gray building next to the bridge (the Cedar Grange). The parking lot is on the first left.

From Issaquah take Front Street toward Hobart and Highway 18. In about 10 miles get on Highway 18 West heading toward Maple Valley and Auburn. Follow the Highway 18 instructions.

The following articles are in PDF format. Modern versions of Firefox and Chrome (and possibly others) should already have a built-in PDF viewer. For a free Acrobat Reader, click here, and if you have any problems installing please contact webmaster@pslac.org for assistance ...or.. visit our Acrobat Reader help page.

Since these PDF files are quite large, may we suggest that you right click on the link and save to your hard drive for viewing when off-line. This way you can continue to browse while the file downloads AND start your own collection of RawHide Gazette newsletters!

Year 2014

RawHide Gazette — September 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 5MB

  • Coloring With Pens
  • North End Breakfast
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — July 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 4MB

  • Chatcolab Leadership Training
  • John Wickstrom’s Color Workshop
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — June 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 4MB

  • Constructing a Mini Draw Down Stand
  • Ken’s Knothole
  • Chan Geer Workshop Results
  • Workshop Report
  • Peter Main Leather Jewelry Class

RawHide Gazette — May 2014
Standard Resolution - 3MB  |  High Resolution - 11MB

  • Jim Linnell’s Kids Class at Sheridan
  • Painting Class at Sheridan
  • Sheridan Leather Debut
  • 2014 Green River Camporee
  • Mask Making in Spokane
  • May Workshop at Cedar Grange
  • Workshop Report
  • Chan Geer’s Flower Pot and Jogger Pocket Wallet Classes
  • Peter Main Leather Jewelry Class

RawHide Gazette — April 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 5MB

  • Ken’s Knothole
  • Ear Carving Workshop Results
  • Teeth and Fangs
  • Workshop Report
  • Chan Geer’s Flower Pot and Jogger Pocket Wallet Classes
  • Peter Main Leather Jewelry Class

RawHide Gazette — March 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 5MB

  • Cascade Mountain Men Show
  • Robb Gray’s Shop
  • Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show
  • Bill Churchill Award Nomination Form
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — February 2014
Standard Resolution - 1MB  |  High Resolution - 3MB

  • Cascade Mountain Men Show
  • Spokane Workshop
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — January 2014
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 9MB

  • Ear Carving Workshop
  • Muzzles
  • Leather Burning Workshop Results
  • Old Style Leather Projects
  • Spokane Workshop
  • Robb Gray’s Knife and Sheath
  • Amazing Saddle
  • Workshop Report

Year 2013

RawHide Gazette — December 2013
Standard Resolution - 1MB  |  High Resolution - 4MB

  • Ear Carving Workshop
  • December Workshop
  • Leather Burning Workshop Results
  • John and Norm at Pendelton

RawHide Gazette — November 2013
Standard Resolution - 1MB  |  High Resolution - 3MB

  • Leather Burning Workshop
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — November 2013
(General Seymour Special Edition)
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 12MB

  • In Memory of General Seymour

RawHide Gazette — October 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 4MB

  • Washington State Fair Results
  • Harstine Islane “Squeeze”
  • Coffee Mug Holder Class
  • Leather Mask Class

RawHide Gazette — September 2013

  • Peter Main Leather Necklace Class

RawHide Gazette — August 2013

  • Bob Beard Desert Scene Buckle Class
  • Bob Beard Feather Earings
  • Ken’s Basket Weave Class

RawHide Gazette — July 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 5MB

  • Bob Beard Classes in August
  • Chan Geer Tri Fold Notebook Workshop
  • Eye Carving Workshop

RawHide Gazette — June 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 7MB

  • Arctic Scene Carving Class
  • Member Profile: George Senn
  • June Picnic At Cedar Grange
  • Did You Know.......?

RawHide Gazette — May 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 11MB

  • PSLAC East Hosts Boy Scout Troops
  • Keep Your Tools Sharp
  • Paula’s Birthday
  • Woody Collins Flower Carving
  • Paula’s Completed Knife Sheath
  • Workshop Report
  • Rock Mountain Leather Trade Show

RawHide Gazette — April 2013
Standard Resolution - 3MB  |  High Resolution - 10MB

  • Quick Draw Knife Case
  • Chan Geer Flower Bouquet Pattern
  • Paula’s latest Holster
  • Workshop Report
  • Materials for Molded Leather Hold Down Weight

RawHide Gazette — March 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 6MB

  • Chan Geer at Wickenburg
  • The Trade Show at Wickenburg
  • McPherson’s or Bust!
  • Jim Linnel’s Artistry
  • Hurricane Laser Egraver/Cutter
  • Dusty Wert’s Pro Petal Tool
  • joHnGuo’s Braiding Class
  • Workshop Report
  • Rock Mountain Leather Trade Show
  • Western Washington PSLAC Schedules
  • Eastern Washington PSLAC Schedules
  • Did You Know.......?

RawHide Gazette — February 2013
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 5MB

  • Colt Single Action Army Revolver
  • Len Madison Shares His Grandaughter’s Artistry
  • Pendelton Leather Show 2012
  • Don Gonzales “Spider” Saddle
  • Chuck Hooks
  • A Tip From Dusty Wert
  • Western Washington State Fair Results
  • Ken’s Knothole
  • Workshop Report
  • Western Washington PSLAC Schedules
  • Eastern Washington PSLAC Schedules
  • Post Turtle
  • Did You Know.......?

RawHide Gazette — January 2013

  • A Word to Our Readers
  • Sharpening On The Cheap
  • The Squeeze on Harstine Island
  • John Wickstrom’s Clutch Purse/Day Planner
  • PSLAC Schedules
  • Free Leather working classes at Spokane Tandy
  • PSLAC South Breakfast Now at Homstead

Year 2012

RawHide Gazette — September 2012
Standard Resolution - 2MB  |  High Resolution - 6MB

  • John Bianchi Book
  • Pendleton Leather Show
  • Editorial
  • Boy Scout Leatherwork
  • 2013 Tandy Catalog
  • Leather Accents Stitching Clams and Horses
  • Colt Model 1911
  • Graycloud Designs
  • PSLAC Schedules
  • Free Leatherworking Classes at Spokane Tandy

RawHide Gazette — August 2012
Standard Resolution - 3MB  |  High Resolution - 13MB

  • Chan Geer recipient of the 2012 Bill Churchill Award
  • Annual PSLAC Picnic
  • Pendleton Leather Show
  • Editorial & Apology
  • Chan Geer Notebook Classes West & East
  • PSLAC Schedules
  • Free Leatherworking Classes at Local Tandy Stores

RawHide Gazette — January-February 2012

  • Arrowhead Basket Weave
  • Editorial and tips
  • Ken’s Knothole/Black Powder/Pioneer Craft Show
  • Stropping—Part Deux
  • Workshop Report
  • PSLAC Schedules
  • Bill Churchill Award Nomination Form

Year 2011

RawHide Gazette — November-December 2011

  • Razor-Sharp for Cheap!
  • Tips
  • Editorial
  • Peter Main Class
  • Workshop Report
  • PSLAC Schedules

RawHide Gazette — June-October 2011

  • Bill Churchill Awardee—Norm Lynds
  • July UFO
  • TLF Press Release
  • Editorial
  • Lavender Festival and Spokane Gun Show
  • Boy Scout Green River Camporee
  • Chan Geer Class—Rathdrum, Idaho
  • PSLAC in Homer Alaska
  • Misc. Pictures, May Meeting, Belt Contest...
  • Schedules
  • Fiskars Precision Knives

RawHide Gazette — May 2011

  • Edge Treatment for Chrome Tan Leather
  • PSLAC East April
  • Editorial
  • Knotty Linda update
  • Jim Linnell & Analisa
  • Measure Twice
  • Schedules & Classes

RawHide Gazette — April 2011

  • Sewing Block Project
  • Editorial
  • Scout Neckerchief Slide
  • PSLAC East
  • Bill Churchill Award Nomination Form
  • Current Schedules
  • News Releases
  • March Meeting
  • IFoLG Conference Flyer

RawHide Gazette — March 2011

  • Mike Foley’s Folder
  • MacPherson Leather Meeting
  • DLG February Meeting
  • Editorial and Other Stuff
  • Tool Modifications
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Chan Geer Class Update
  • Drill Punch Sets

RawHide Gazette — February 2011

  • Bill Churchill Autobiography
  • PSLAC East (December 2010)
  • Thank You Bob from General
  • Editorial
  • Graycloud Knives
  • PSLAC East Update
  • Puyallup Fair Junior Grand Champion
  • Bob Stelmack IILG Hall of Fame
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — January 2011

  • Six-Sided Box Project
  • Dave Torix’s tool sale Jan 8th
  • Ohio Travel Bag Retail?
  • Workshop Report
  • Good Bye & Thanks
  • Upcoming Events

Year 2010

RawHide Gazette — December 2010

  • Hawaiian Leather
  • PSLAC-East Craft Shows
  • PSLAC-East Monthly Class
  • Bobby Rose’s Holster Class
  • Workshop Report
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — November 2010

  • 9th Annual Leatherworkers Trade Show
  • Winchester Model 1894
  • PSLAC October Meeting
  • PSLAC-East Basket
  • Stamping Class
  • Bee Natural’s Product Saves My Leather
  • Workshop Report
  • A Farewell To A Great Editor
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — October 2010

  • Scent of Leather New Owner of Chaps and More
  • Holster Making Class by Bobby Rose
  • PSLAC-East Fall classes at the Spokane Leather Factory
  • Dave Torix
  • Andy’s Snaps, Eyelets, and Rivets Demonstration
  • RawHide Gazette Handover and Director Resignation
  • Proofreading is a dying art, wouldn’t you say?
  • Sea Leather Wear News
  • Norm’s Tools—Latest News
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — September 2010

  • Meetings start back up in September
  • Good Olde Tandy Days
  • PSLAC East
  • Benton Franklin County Fair
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — August 2010

  • PSLAC East—Idaho Youth Activity Days
  • Steve Camp’s Chan Geer Styled Clock
  • Desert Leather Group Show and Tell—July 2010
  • Desert Leather Group Show and Tell—July 2010
  • Desert Leather Group Show and Tell—July 2010
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — August 2010 Mystery Braid Instructions

  • Benton/Franklin County Fair Mystery Braid Instruction

RawHide Gazette — July 2010

  • Sea Leather Wear Update
  • 2010 Bill Churchill Award — Roger Kaiser
  • PSLAC June Meeting
  • PSLAC Leather Garage Sale
  • PSLAC Desert Contest
  • PSLAC Meeting Show & Tell
  • Dave Puls’ Greenman
  • PSLAC Meeting Show & Tell (cont.)
  • Chan Geer and Basket Stamping in Spokane
  • Chan Geer and Howard Miller Clock in Spokane
  • Chan Geer’s Clock Class Photos
  • Renn Fair
  • Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show
  • Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show pictures by Phil & Barbara O’Neill
  • Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show pictures by Phil & Barbara O’Neill
  • Mountain Main Show At Monroe, WA
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — June 2010

  • Sea Leather Wear Update
  • William Robert Reis, (1937-2010)
  • PSLAC Annual BBQ, Leather Garage Sale & Bill Churchill Award
  • PSLAC East News
  • Workshop Report
  • Dover Art
  • Knife Show Award for Robb Gray
  • PSLAC Projects
  • Rob Gray Show & Tell Knives
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — May 2010

  • Whoops! — Big Error
  • American Beauty Rose Workshop by Dave Torix
  • How to Carve a Desert Scene by Woody Collins
  • Wickenburg Leathercrafters Trade Show
  • Meeting up with Jana
  • 13th to 15th Century Girdle Book
  • Wax Tablets, Case and Stylus
  • John’s Stitching Horse
  • PSLAC Show and Tell
  • PSLAC April
  • Meeting—Andy’s Two Color Lacing Demo
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — April 2010

  • PSLAC East Updates
  • Carving and Painting Leather Feathers
  • Holster Class with John Bianchi
  • North End Breakfast
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — March 2010

  • New version of Adobe InDesign software
  • Woody Collins’ Filigree Carving Class
  • PSLAC East Update
  • Linen Thread Sizes
  • Sea Leather Wear—Glazed Sea Bass Skins
  • Boy Scout Request
  • Chan Geer’s 2010 Class Schedule
  • Desert Leather Group February Meeting
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — February 2010

  • Chan Geer’s Howard Miller Clock Class and Basketweave Class
  • January PSLAC East Class
  • PSLAC East Class Picture
  • John’s Swivel Knife Cases
  • Desert Leathercrafters Group Meeting
  • esert Leather Group Show and Tell
  • Holly’s Fantastic Vests
  • Desert Leather Group Show and Tell (cont)
  • More of Holly’s work
  • Desert Leather Group Show and Tell (cont)
  • Larry’s new portfolio
  • James Polson Projects
  • At the next meeting of Emerald Valley Leathercrafters Guild - Leather Covered Horse Shoes!
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — January 2010

  • PSLAC-East December class at the Spokane Leather Factory
  • Dusty’s Tip
  • Andy’s Christmas Cards
  • Paula’s Christmas Cards
  • Andy’s Christmas Card
  • Phil O’Neils’ napkin rings and knife sheath
  • Chenoa Haluptzok’s purse and flask
  • Upcoming Events

Year 2009

RawHide Gazette — December 2009

  • PSLAC East Meeting
  • PSLAC November Meeting Show & Tell
  • Dusty’s Dye Disaster
  • PSLAC Breakfast (South)
  • Fred Nachbar’s "Wood Burn" Leather
  • Sea Leather Wear New Offerings
  • Seasons Greetings from DLG’s Members Lester & Claire
  • DLG Show & Tell with Dave Richards
  • Ferdco 8th Annual Leather Trade Show, Pendleton Oregon
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — November 2009

  • Reminder-8th Annual Leatherworkers Trade by Ferdco
  • Did You Know?
  • 2009 Puyallup Fair Leather Display
  • Puyallup Fair Results
  • Teaching/Learning Leathercraft
  • Meet our newest Desert Leathercraft Group Member: Stan
  • Chan Geer's Class
  • High Country Cowboy Company
  • James' Circular Basketweave Demo
  • James' Basket Weave Examples
  • James' Sheridan Style Floral Carvings
  • Larry's Sheridan Style Floral Carvings
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — October 2009

  • A New Idea
  • Chan Geer's 3 New Sheridan Style Pattern Pack
  • PSLAC East News!
  • René Berends’ Protégé
  • James Polson's Stamping Tool Rack
  • Peter Main's Class Finished Presentation Boxes
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • Chan Geer Classes in Portland Oregon

RawHide Gazette — September 2009

  • IMPORTANT—Change in date for the 8th annual Leatherworkers Trade Show in Pendleton, OR
  • 4H Activities in Oregon
  • Paula Marquis & Carol Gessell in the Shop Talk! with Boot & Shoe NewsMagazine
  • Credit Card Holder
  • Benton/Franklin County Fair Leather Entries
  • Benton/Franklin County Fair Leathercraft Demonstrations
  • Day 2 Benton/Franklin County Fair
  • Peter Main Workshop
  • Ken's Elephants
  • PSLAC North Breakfast Show-and-Tell
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • James Polson's newest Photo Album
  • Chan Geer Classes in Portland Oregon
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — August 2009

  • Puyallup Fair
  • Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
  • Deschutes County Fair 4-H Leathercraft Samples
  • Newport, WA Lavender Festival
  • Leather Art in Argentina
  • Herb's Cases
  • Pruning Shear Case
  • Tandy Leather Factory Imprinting
  • Homemade Book Press
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — July 2009

  • Len Madison was our 2009 PSLAC winner of the Bill Churchill Award
  • Meeting Pictures
  • The Bill Churchill Award Presentation
  • Show and Tell Items
  • John Wickstrom’s Folder Workshop
  • John Wickstrom’s Folder Class Examples
  • Chan Geer’s Sheridan Style Patterns & Sheridan Style Photo Album Classes
  • Dessert Contest
  • Leather Garage Sale Items
  • Sea Leather Wear
  • Chenoa Haluptzok’s First Carving Piece
  • Ivan’s Burnisher was a Big Surprise
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — June 2009

  • Holly Jones’ Walla Walla Fair Court Outfits
  • Desert Leathercrafters Group (DLG)
  • Everything Burnett Club Charter Membership
  • PSLAC East
  • James Polson’s Weekend Wallet Project
  • George Send’s Briefcases and Bible Covers
  • Paula Marquis’ Presentation Folder
  • John Wickstrom’s Notebook Collection
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Chan Geer Class is a GO!
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — May 2009

  • Jarrod’s Belt
  • PSLAC-East
  • Bob Beard Leather Jewelry Class
  • The Latest Woody Work
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Emerald Valley Leathercrafter News
  • Andy Stasiak’s Frame Covering Workshop
  • Andy Stasiak’s Frame Covering Workshop Class
  • New Glazed Salmon Skins from Sea LeatherWear
  • PSLAC—East
  • Amazon’s New Wireless “Kindle” Reading Device Leather Holder
  • Two New DLG Members
  • James’ Latest Binder Projects
  • More Projects at the DLG Meeting
  • Making Your Own Conchos
  • The Easier Homemade Concho
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — April 2009

  • Paula's Colored Dragon
  • Andy Stasiak's Sharpening Demo
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • Emerald Valley Leathercrafters Guild Meeting Reminder
  • PSLAC East Meeting
  • PSLAC Meeting at MacPherson's Leather
  • Andy's Wood Spirit Workshop
  • Wood Spirit Pictures
  • Desert Leather Group February Meeting
  • PSLAC North with Carol's Saddle in Process
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 8th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2009
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — March 2009

  • PSLAC East
  • PSLAC-East Class of 2009
  • PSLAC-East Class of 2009 Pictures
  • Chan Geer classes in Spokane this Spring
  • Chance to Win a Motorized Fantastic Leather Edge Burnisher by Ivan Sampson
  • PSLAC South Breakfast Meeting
  • Chan Geer's SheridanStyle Photo Album Class and Pattern Class
  • Leather marker, White ink, Water-erasable
  • Bob Beard Wearable Leather Jewelry Class
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 8th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2009
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — February 2009

  • Jerrod's Christmas Present for His Father
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • Tandy's Newest Leathercrafter
  • Chance to Win a Motorized Fantastic Leather Edge Burnisher by Ivan Sampson
  • Paula's Demonstration on Inverted Carving
  • Correction from last month's news letter
  • Desert Leathercraft Group's Show-and-Tell
  • Jessica's Practice Piece
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — January 2009

  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Emerald Valley Leathercrafters News
  • Chan Geer’s Sheridan Style Photo Album Class and Pattern Class
  • Chance to Win a Motorized Fantastic Leather Edge Burnisher by Ivan Sampson
  • Rehandled Scalpel by Norm Lynds
  • Two New Chuck Burrows Instructional DVDs Added to the PSLAC Video Library
  • PSLAC December Meeting
  • Show & Tell Items
  • Making Rolled Edges by Paula Marquis
  • Sea Leather Wear
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

Year 2008

RawHide Gazette — December 2008

  • Carving Christmas Cards Demonstration by John Wickstrom
  • Norm Lynds’ Custom Tools
  • November PSLAC Meeting Pictures
  • Emerald Valley Leather Crafters Guild news
  • Mystery Braid Belt
  • Free Leathercraft Classes in the Tri-Cities of Washington
  • Leather ClassPictures
  • Leather ClassPictures
  • FERDCO 8th Annual Leather Show at Pendleton, OR
  • Knives by Graycloud
  • Paula’s Knife Photos by Graycloud
  • PSLAC East Happenings
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Sea Leather Wear
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — November 2008

  • leatherworker.net by Johanna Schroer
  • John Wickstrom and Paula Marquis’ Latest Projects
  • Ken Bush’s Knife Sheath
  • Home Leather Dyeing Instructions Using Rit Dye
  • Bookbinding Ideas
  • Andy Stasiak’s Christmas Leather Ornament Demo
  • PSLAC East’s NEW 5 Week Class
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • 8th Annual Pendleton Leatherworkers Trade Show
  • Donated Leather
  • October Meeting at the Desert Leathercrafters Group (DLG)
  • A Braiding Day with Herb Rockey
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — October 2008

  • My FERDCO TK-801 Skiver
  • Ivan’s Latest Chinks
  • Jeff Mosby’s “Pig Boys” Embossing Plate
  • Workshop Report
  • Desert Leathercrafters Group Meeting
  • PSLAC East Tandy Leather Factory Classes
  • PSLAC East 2nd Saturday of the Month Class
  • Sooke Fall Fair
  • PSLAC September Meeting
  • Puyallup Fair
  • Sample of Puyallup Fair Entries
  • Puyallup Fair Leathercraft Results
  • Chan Geer’s Workshop
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — September 2008

  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Bob Beard’s Jeweled Scarab Beetle Class, Spokane
  • Bob Beard’s Jeweled Scarab Beetle Class, Everett
  • North Idaho 4-H Youth Activity Day
  • Emerald Valley Leather Crafters Guild
  • News from Emerald Valley Leather Crafters
  • Mike Neddeau’s Leather Cartoon
  • He Who Dies with the Most Tools, Wins
  • John Wickstrom’s Notebook
  • Donations from Seattle Tandy Leather Factory for the Benton-Franklin County Fair (by Andy Stasiak)
  • Desert Leathercrafters Group at the Benton-Franklin County Fair
  • September Mini-Demo
  • Announcement! Carla Irving is moving to Richland
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — August 2008

  • A New PSLAC Sponsor— FERDCO
  • Paula’s Handle Making Class at Len’s 28-Jun-2008
  • Emerald Valley Leather Crafters Update
  • Mike Neddeau’s Leather Cartoon
  • Workshop Report
  • Ivan Sampson’s Recent Projects
  • Dealing with Flesh Side “Fuzzies”
  • James Polson
  • Dog Leash Workshop
  • One Piece Ladies Leather Vest
  • An Emergency Repair Visit to FERDCO
  • Fantastic Leather Edger Burnisher
  • Pro-Carve a Bee Natural Product
  • Lester’s Photo Album
  • Upcoming Chan Geer Class in Portland
  • PSLAC North Breakfast
  • Ferdco 440 Sewing Machine for Sale
  • September Mini-Demo
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — July 2008

  • Jackie Holliday—2008 Bill Churchill Award Recipient
  • Why a local guild?
  • Workshop Co-Ordinator’s Report for July 2008
  • The PSLAC Annual Picnic
  • Mike Neddeau’s Leather Cartoon
  • Ferdco 440 Sewing Machine for Sale
  • Andy Stasiak is Back!
  • PSLAC Breakfast (North) 6/27/08
  • PSLAC Annual BBQ, Leather Garage Sale & Bill Churchill Award
  • Chan Geer’s Wallet Class
  • Sharpening a Splitter
  • Sewing Machine Tune-up
  • Desert Leather Group Meeting
  • Jackie’s Leather Coloring Class
  • Upcoming Chan Geer Class in Portland
  • Jackie’s Coloring Class Samples
  • PSLAC Show & Tell Items
  • Green River Camporee 2008
  • PSLAC Hard Copy Library
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — June 2008

  • Something New!
  • Don’t Forget! PSLAC Annual Bar-B-Que Sunday, June 8th
  • René Berends
  • Workshop On Making Wallet Insides
  • Kevin Adams’ Upcoming Leathercraft Show
  • Leather Pattern Book Recommendations
  • Problems with The Complete RawHide Gazette 2004 on CD
  • Puyallup Fair & Benton Franklin County Fair
  • Mike Neddeau’s Leather Cartoon
  • DLG Show & Tell
  • Herb Gives DLG a Sewing Seminar
  • Pictures from General’s Airbrush Class
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Jackie’s Painting Class Information
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — May 2008

  • New Oregon Leather Guild
  • What Do I Charge for it?
  • Special Retirement Gift
  • Desert Leathercraft Group (DLG)
  • PSLAC East
  • Carla Irving's Leather Dye Demo
  • Mad Rush to Purchase Lester's Old Stamping Tools
  • PSLAC South Breakfast-New Location
  • General's Boxer Air Brush Class
  • March PSLAC West Meeting
  • Silversmithing and Leather with Robb Gray
  • Robb Gray's Demo Before the April Meeting
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Events (cont.)

RawHide Gazette — April 2008

  • Irving's Leather at Waitsburg, WA
  • Bob Beard's Jeweled Scarab Class
  • Sea Leather Spring Greetings
  • John Bianchi Class, Wickenburg 2008
  • Paula & George Marquis Visit the Desert Leathercraft Group in Richland, WA
  • PSLAC North Breakfast
  • Desert Leathercraft Group (DLG) Beginning Leather Class
  • PSLAC-East
  • Stan's Inverted Carving Class
  • Jackie's Extra Coloring Class
  • 4-H Leather Demonstration in Rathdrum, Idaho
  • 4-H Leather Demonstration in Sandpoint, Idaho
  • John Wickstrom's Back-to-Basics Wallet Workshop
  • February Meeting Show & Tell
  • Sewing Leather Patterns
  • Dave Puls' Presentation
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 7th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2008

RawHide Gazette — March 2008

  • Peter Main’s Butterfly Workshop with Jeff Bement
  • Tooling Blocks
  • Chan Geer’s Sheridan Style Wallet Patterns
  • New Leather DVD’s Added to the PSLAC Video Library
  • Another Cheap Granite Tooling Stone
  • The Bill Churchill Children’s Leather Program 7th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2008
  • Ferdco’s Nevada Western Trade Show
  • Workshop Report
  • PSLAC Meeting at MacPherson Leather
  • Upcoming Events
  • Desert Leathercraft Group (DLG)
  • DLG Show & Tell
  • Pacific Raceways PSLAC Demonstrations

RawHide Gazette — February 2008

  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • A Brief History of Influences
  • 2008 Leather Art Tour, Bisbee, Arizona
  • January PSLAC Meeting
  • Where the Hell is it?
  • Chan Geer’s Sheridan Style Wallet Class
  • PSLAC East
  • PSLAC South
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — January 2008

  • Verlane Desgrange
  • Verlane Desgrange Remembrances
  • Foothills Camporee 2007 Pictures
  • Leather Art: Richland man starting a hobby group for leather artisans
  • Desert Leathercraft Meeting Held in December
  • Desert Leathercraft Show & Tell Table
  • Christmas Things
  • Alessandro
  • Tentative Spokane Area Leather Classes Coming Next Year
  • Schärf-Fix 2000
  • Puyallup Fair Demos Revisited
  • Spokane Gun Show December 8-9th
  • Upcoming Events
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

Year 2007

RawHide Gazette — December 2007

  • Orville ‘Tiny’ Ray Campbell
  • Remembrances of Tiny from PSLAC
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Ouch!
  • Dr Jackson Rejuvenating Cream
  • November Meeting
  • Schärf-Fix 2000
  • Sewing Machine Struggles
  • A Sewing Machine Secret
  • Bunny Flogger
  • Desert PSLAC
  • Paula’s Updated Web Site
  • At Last!
  • Puallup Fair Demos
  • 7th Annual Pendleton Leatherworkers Trade Show
  • Upcoming Events
  • Workshop Co-ordinator's Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — November 2007

  • New Directions
  • PSLAC East October Meeting
  • Puyallup Fair Leathercraft Results for 2007
  • Harstine Island’s “Apple Squeeze” Demos Leather Burning
  • Show and Tell
  • Judy Ferguson’s Leather Embossing Demo
  • The Great Arts Adventure
  • Using Acrylic Paints on Leather
  • Workshop Co-ordinator’s Report
  • Some Independent Notes from Woody & Jackie’s Leather Work
  • PSLAC North Breakfast Meeting
  • SASS
  • Upcoming Events

RawHide Gazette — October 2007

  • First Craft Show—Lessons Learned
  • Craigslist.com
  • Thoughts on Peter Main’s Workshop
  • Show & Tell—Checkbook Inserts
  • Show & Tell—Purse Under Construction
  • Show & Tell—More Projects
  • The Fair
  • Some Recent User Comments on the PSLAC DVD Library
  • Carol Gessell’s Latest Saddle
  • The Group
  • Lonnie’s Very First Leather Project
  • LaRue’s Projects
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — September 2007

  • C. H. HOLDERBY—SEWING MACHINES
  • PETER MAIN'S CD CLASS
  • PETER MAIN'S STUDENTS
  • PETER MAIN'S ULTIMATE HOLSTER BELT
  • PETER MAIN WORKSHOP.
  • PETER MAIN'S SKILLFUL HANDS
  • PSLAC NORTH
  • IVAN SAMPSON
  • U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE'S ONLINE DIGITAL MEDIA LIBRARY
  • UPCOMING EVENTS
  • PSLAC CURRENT SCHEDULE
  • WORKSHOP CO-ordinator's Report

RawHide Gazette — August 2007

  • Benewah 4-H
  • Tandy 4-H Special Basic Tool Starter Kit
  • Upcoming Chan Geer Workshop
  • Puyallup Fair Entry Information
  • “OUT WICKENBURG WAY”— Leather Trade Show Report
  • Bookbinding Videos on YouTube
  • Types of Leather
  • Tanning
  • “Fiebing’s Leather Colors” Material Safety Data Sheet (with edited notes)
  • PSLAC North Breakfast Show & Tell
  • “Tandy Eco-Flo Leather Dye” Material Safety Data Sheet (with edited notes)
  • Upcoming Events
  • Workshop Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule

RawHide Gazette — July 2007

  • PSLAC East’s Chan Geer’s Notebook Class
  • Robert Black’s Knotting Workshop
  • Leather Instructional DVD’s Available from the PSLAC Library
  • From: The Bill Churchill Archives
  • “That” Voice from the Past
  • Foothills District Boy Scout Camporee
  • Phelan’s Wallet Design
  • Green River Camporee 2007
  • Ye Merrie Greenwood Renaissance Faire9 Leather Masks
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Summer Workshop Report
  • Puyallup Fair Entry Information
  • PSLAC Leather Library DVD Listing

RawHide Gazette — June 2007

  • 2007 Bill Churchill Award Winner: Dave Jensen
  • Dave Puls
  • Editor Back from England
  • Talented leatherworker keeps his craft alive
  • Annual PSLAC Picnic
  • June Meeting Show & Tell
  • Meeting, Bar-B-Ques, Leather Garage Sale and Swapping Techniques
  • Jackie Holliday's Cat Coloring Class
  • May North End Breakfast
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule (Note: There is now a quick link to view the upcoming workshops and meeting demos at: http://www.pslac.org/schedule.htm and that link is also on the PSLAC home page)
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — May 2007

  • No newsletter this month

RawHide Gazette — April 2007

  • John’s Wallet Liner Workshop
  • Mini-Demo Stamping Trees
  • March Meeting
  • South Breakfast Report
  • John’s Notebooks
  • Workshop Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Bill Churchill Award Nomination Forms

RawHide Gazette — March 2007

  • MacPherson Meeting
  • Linda’s Bracelet
  • Cat Carving Workshop
  • Ken’s Knothole
  • North Breakfast Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • South Breakfast Report
  • North Breakfast Report

RawHide Gazette — February 2007

  • Carol Gessell Profile
  • North Breakfast Report
  • Sea Leather Press Release
  • PSLAC East
  • Cowboy Cuff Workshop
  • January meeting
  • Bob Beard’s Shop photos
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • South Breakfast Report
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — January 2007

  • Paula’s Bookbinding Class
  • Tandy Press Release
  • Terry Bowman’s Stitching Horse
  • South Breakfast Report
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • North Breakfast Report
  • Norm visits Bob Beard’s Shop
  • December meeting
  • Corner Sewing Demo by Paula
  • New Year’s Greeting from Peter Main

Year 2006

RawHide Gazette — December 2006

  • Phil O’Neill’s Christmas Leather Decorations
  • December 10th Meeting Mini Workshop: Sewing Angled Corner Joint
  • Linda Brown
  • PSLAC EAST
  • Shopping for Books and Tools On-line
  • Norm is “On-the-Road”
  • New RawHide Gazette Editor(s)
  • Ken Eriksen’s Mandella Workshop
  • John Wickstrom’s “How to Make a Pattern” Demonstration
  • Acrylic Paint
  • November’s Meeting and Show & Tell Time
  • ...and more Show & Tell Time
  • Norm’s Newest Tools
  • PSLAC Website is Changing
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — November 2006

  • Peter Main’s Leather Swivel Knife Presentation Box Class
  • Roy’s Clever Idea
  • PSLAC North Breakfast
  • Chan Geer Shares Some Patterns with PSLAC
  • Problem Printing on Tracing Vellum
  • Norm’s Sharpening Workshop.
  • October Meeting at Quil Ceda
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — October 2006

  • The Puyallup Fair
  • Demos and Leather Samples of the Puyallup Fair
  • 2006 Chan Geer Workshop
  • Carol’s Bargrounder Demonstration
  • Dusty’s Puyallup Fair Pictures
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Workshop Report

RawHide Gazette — September 2006

  • Puyallup Fair Entry Information
  • Advanced Drawing with Scrolls
  • Sorry—Credit Goes to Sheryl Katzke
  • Have Your Eyes Checked!
  • PSLAC North
  • Bob Beard Workshop
  • Chan Geer Workshop
  • My Very First Leather Project
  • Last of this Design
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Workshops
  • Tom’s Advice on Leather Supplies
  • Bookbinding Books

RawHide Gazette — August 2006

  • The Annual Bill Churchill Award
  • Fixing Digital Photos
  • Jim Linnell’s Website
  • PSLAC South Breakfast
  • Edmonds Art Fair -- Re purposed Leather Belts
  • Annual PSLAC June Picnic/ BBQ/Garage Sale/Bill Churchill Award Meeting
  • June Picnic Meeting 2006
  • News from Sea Leather Wear
  • June Show & Tell
  • PSLAC Bar-B-Que Dessert Winner
  • Don’t forget your Puyalup Fair entries...
  • A Visit with Tom Katzke in Redmond, Oregon
  • PSLAC at Green River District Boy Scout Camporee June 3rd, 2006
  • Jana’s Embossing Celtic Dog Workshop
  • Western Ranch Custom Leather
  • Upcoming Events
  • PSLAC Current Schedule
  • Workshops

RawHide Gazette — June/July 2006

  • Norm reminds us...
  • No RawHide Gazette for July 2006
  • Coloring The Rose Workshop
  • A Bouquet of Roses
  • My “Boss” Set-up
  • Leather that Smells Bad
  • PSLAC East
  • News from Tippmann about the Boss Hand Stitcher and Rice Thread
  • Dusty’s Block Dye Workshop
  • Dusty’s Dye Block Steps
  • Show and Tell for May
  • Pacific Days and 3rd Annual White River Bluegrass Festival in Pacific Washington
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • PSLAC South

RawHide Gazette — May 2006

  • Leather, Suede, Skins, Inc.
  • April Meeting’s Show & Tell
  • Ken’s Sewing Seminar - Part 2
  • Bob’s Cylinder Sewing
  • What is it?
  • Book Press Reconditioning
  • Upcoming Workshops
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • PSLAC South Saturday Breakfast
  • Paula’s Rose Carving Class

RawHide Gazette — April 2006

  • Bill Churchill Award Nominations requested
  • Peter Main’s Leather Necklace Class in Northampton, UK
  • PSLAC (UK)
  • Barber Shop Wall Hanging
  • Boot for PC Camera by Charles Arp
  • Leather Legacy
  • PSLAC North Breakfast Meeting
  • The Bill Churchill Children’s Leather Program 5th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for 2006
  • Upcoming Workshops
  • Greg Moody and Daddy’s Rules
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • March Meeting Members
  • Show & Tell

RawHide Gazette — March 2006

  • Oregon Junco Checkbook Cover
  • Sea Leather - A New PSLAC Sponsor
  • Kati Connors—NYC Leather Artist
  • Paula Got a New Web Site
  • PSLAC South
  • Bill Niemczyk’s Boots
  • Airbrush Workshop January 28th 2006
  • General’s Show-and-Tell
  • Bill’s Mountain Man Outfit
  • Annual Cascade Mountain Men
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • PSLAC East
  • Upcoming Workshops
  • SouthWest Leather Workers Trade Show Coming to Phoenix, Arizona
  • February Meeting at MacPhersons
  • February’s Show & Tell

RawHide Gazette — February 2006

  • Internet and Far-away Members of PSLAC
  • Bill Churchill's Mountain Man Outfit Moves to the Karshner Museum
  • Updated Leathercraft Magazine Index
  • PSLAC South Breakfast Meeting
  • PSLAC North Breakfast Meeting
  • Belt Pattern Adapted from Al Stohlman Design
  • Up-coming Lastless Shoe Workshops
  • Ken's Sewing Demo
  • January Meeting Sharing
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • Peter Main in Europe
  • Defects and Irregularities in the Vegetable Tannery

RawHide Gazette — January 2006

  • PSLAC East
  • General’s Feather Demonstration
  • Show & Tell Projects
  • More Show & Tell Projects
  • The December Meeting Participants
  • Notes on Up-coming Workshops
  • Leather Book Cover
  • Free Simple Patterns for Leather Projects
  • Simple Belt from Tandy’s Supplies
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • Message from René Berends
  • Message from Peter Main

Year 2005

RawHide Gazette — December 2005

  • Jim Linnell's Two Day Workshop
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • MacPherson Leather Now has On-line Purchase
  • December/Christmas Meeting
  • Upcoming All Day Workshops
  • PSLAC Message from one of Norm's Customers
  • Tandy's Winter Leather Patterns
  • Hide Crafter has New Retail Store in Colorado
  • Norm's Tools and "On- the-Soap Box"
  • Non-Slip for Leather Tools
  • Show & Tell Time

RawHide Gazette — November 2005

  • PSLAC--Different Kind of Leather Group
  • Global Leathers, PSLAC’s newest Sponsor
  • Ron Ross’ Leather Finish
  • Puyallup Fair Leather Awards
  • Early Christmas Greetings Everybody!
  • Craftool History
  • Foothills Camporee 2005
  • Leatherworkers Email List
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule

RawHide Gazette — October 2005

  • October Meeting Workshop
  • The Puyallup Fair
  • Puyallup Fair September 12th
  • Ken Imus’ Winning Fair Entry
  • Jim Linnell’s Two Day Workshop.
  • Puyallup Fair 2005 vA Workshop by Richard Passey from Utah
  • Dusty’s Tip
  • Welcome a New Sponsor, Steve Derricott & “The Lace Master”
  • Thanks to Fred Nachbar
  • Cheap Clicker
  • September Meeting
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • Sharpening Workshop by Norm Lynds
  • Leather Artist —Gabrielle Tindall
  • ReDuRan Hand Cleaner
  • Rope Bag by Mike Hall

RawHide Gazette — September 2005

  • Key Caddy Workshop
  • Free Workshop from Jim Linnell
  • Lewis and Clark Day Camp 2005
  • Sewing Finger Loops
  • Leather Covered Wall Mounted Key Caddy Workshop
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • More photos from the Tony Laier Workshop
  • Picture Frame Examples

RawHide Gazette — August 2005

  • Get the Kids Involved in Leathercraft
  • Safari 2005 Cub Scout Day Camp
  • Leather Care - Customer Information
  • Leather Trade Show
  • Fancy Type
  • Paula’s Sewing Class
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule
  • Sewing & Stitching Pony Tip
  • Edge Burnishing & Polishing Recipe
  • Puyallup Fair Leathercraft Entry Details
  • A Gift for Ashley & Austin
  • Grey Ghost Graphics by Jeff Mosby - Custom maker stamps, laser cut acrylic templates and custom tapoffs for the leather craft field

RawHide Gazette — July 2005

  • 2005 Churchill Award Winner, Ken Imus
  • Ken’s Leather Coffee Table (In Process)
  • Tony Laier Leather Semiar July 30 & 31
  • Help!
  • Winner of the Dessert Contest
  • Scratch Art
  • The Jeweled Scarab
  • Leather Chat
  • The Schedule for Upcoming Events
  • Professional Tools and a Little Crow
  • Green River District Scouts at Pacific Raceway
  • Leather Help
  • Puget Sound Leather Artisians Co-op Annual Bar-B-Que
  • LaceMaster Tips and Hints

RawHide Gazette — May/June 2005

  • Clean Shop - Clean Craftsman
  • Annual PSLAC Potluck Bar-B-Que
  • Steve Derricott and the LaceMaster Demo
  • PSLAC Group Braiding
  • Steve Derricott at the Folk Life Festival
  • Edge Skiving
  • Northwest Indian Leather Line Art
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule for May and June
  • Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show
  • **Special Health Note for the June Bar-B-Que
  • Handsewing Workshop for July
  • Splitter Mounting
  • Leather Bowl Workshop by Paula Marquis
  • The Leather Bowl Process
  • Pesky Wrinkle Eliminator

RawHide Gazette — April 2005

  • Steve Derricott
  • North End Breakfast
  • Barb's Silhouette Demo
  • Future One-day Workshops
  • The PSLAC Bus
  • Upcoming Events
  • The Schedule for April and May
  • PSLAC East
  • February Meeting Members
  • Dog Collars
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 4th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2005

RawHide Gazette — March 2005

  • Sheridan Mystique Preview
  • NORTH
  • SOUTH
  • The Schedule
  • Barb’s Silhouette Demo
  • White River Bluegrass Festival
  • Future Scout Demo Volunteers Needed
  • Cascade Mountain Men
  • 9th Western Leather-workers Trade Show
  • Sixth International Leather Conference
  • PSLAC “East Side Style”
  • Moulded Leather Bowls & Plates Workshop in April
  • PSLAC “North End Style”
  • PSLAC Show & Tell “North End Style”
  • The Bill Churchill Children’s Leather Program 4th Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2005

RawHide Gazette — February 2005

  • February Meeting at MacPherson’s
  • 2005 Leather Arts Tour
  • Norm Lynds’ LC&SJ Article
  • Zoomorphic Leather Book Cover
  • Jeff Mosby
  • Jeff Mosby’s Basketweave Picture Tutorial
  • Looking for a Stohlman Pattern
  • 2005 Leather Art Tour RESERVATION FORM
  • January Meeting
  • Dusty’s Stamping Stump
  • Rene's Teaching Tours 2005
  • Christmas Ornaments

RawHide Gazette — January 2005

  • Leather Designs by John W. Dean
  • New Leather Art Tour Planned
  • Back to Basics
  • Rene’s Message & Contact Update
  • Classic Carving Patterns
  • General’s Sheridan Carving Class
  • Monograms
  • Christmas Stocking

Year 2004

RawHide Gazette — December 2004

  • **December Meeting Workshop - Sheridan Carving
  • Latest Harley Leather Book Slip Cover
  • Indian Arts Market & Salmon Bake at the Daybreak Start Arts Center
  • Norm’s Tool Sharpening Demonstration
  • A Letter from Churchill Barton
  • November Meeting
  • New Fonts for Leather Carvings by MyFonts.com

RawHide Gazette — November 2004

  • Reindeer fun
  • December Meeting Workshop - Sheridan Carving
  • Card Holder Contest
  • Pattern Making by Ken Eriksen
  • PSLAC October Meeting
  • Shibouri Leather Dye

RawHide Gazette — October 2004

  • The Puyallup Fair Results
  • Sad News from the Leather Factory in Spokane
  • Puyallup Fair Entries
  • FERDCO Trade Show
  • Leather Craft Magazine Binders
  • October Meeting Demonstration
  • New 3-D Celtic Font from Clanbadge
  • Meeting Notes

RawHide Gazette — September 2004

  • September PSLAC Meeting Topics
  • Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal On-line
  • A Preview of a Future LC&SJ Cover by Jana Stobaugh
  • Celtic Design and Art Books
  • Green River District Camporee 2004
  • Camp Kilworth Cub Day Camp July 21 2004

RawHide Gazette — August 2004

  • Editor’s Vacation!
  • Northwest Indian Art Designs
  • Shear Magic
  • Re-handeling a Head Knife
  • Speaking of Tools
  • Celtic Patterns

RawHide Gazette — July 2004

  • Dusty Wert Presented with the 2004 Bill Churchill Award
  • Dusty's Award
  • Ann Stohlman Passes Away
  • Life-Eye Needle Tip
  • Thanks Dennis, Tandy Leather
  • Thanks Larry, Tandy Leather
  • Thanks Andy, Hide Crafters Leather
  • Tool Rack Insert by Norm
  • White River Bluegrass Festival
  • How to Bake George's Winning Cake
  • Leather Badge Contest
  • Upcoming Leather Classes
  • Enumclaw Camporee
  • PowWow at the Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center

RawHide Gazette — June 2004

  • June Bar-B-Que, Churchill Award, Leather Sale & Contest
  • Puyallup Fair Reminder
  • Jeff Turns Over the Treasurers Job to Barbara
  • Basic Lessons for the 4-H by Holly Moore
  • Sheridan Color—Ron Ross Style
  • Leather Patterns Everywhere!

RawHide Gazette — May 2004

  • Dusty's Braided Belt
  • Pacific Days and White River Bluegrass Festival
  • Leather Craft: My Toolbox
  • Home Brew Leather Dressing--Alcohol Free
  • An Anvil
  • A Note from Jim Linnell
  • Arbor Press
  • Mike's Document Bag
  • Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal Complimentary Guild Subscription Program
  • New Stohlman Design Instruction Book
  • Stohlman Step by Step by Peter Main
  • April Meeting "Show & Tell"
  • Harry's Lacing Class
  • May Meeting at the North Seattle Tandy Store!
  • April Meeting Members

RawHide Gazette — April 2004

  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 3rd Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2004
  • 'Pass It On' Dust Cover
  • Tattoo Leather Patterns
  • New Internet Member Project - Willard's Holster
  • February Meeting "Show-and-Tell"
  • Judy's Cougar Carving Class
  • Judy's Cougar Carving Class with Norm's Tools

RawHide Gazette — March 2004

  • How to Make a Viking Leather Water Bottle
  • René Berends World Tour Update
  • The “2-Shews Experience”
  • Sharpening
  • Tiffany Park Workshop
  • Stairstep Applique
  • SASS by Peter Main
  • The “Cougar”
  • February Meeting at MacPherson’s Leather
  • My New Set of Tools by Norm Lynds
  • Traditional Sleigh Bell Hip Strap
  • Hartford Sleigh Bell Hip Strap

RawHide Gazette — February 2004

  • Ken Imus’ Holster
  • PSLAC North & South Member Breakfasts
  • Dusty’s Workbench
  • A Tip from Dusty
  • Len’s Tips for...
    • Cleaner Sponge
    • Pool Cue Handles
  • About Judging
  • Judy Ferguson’s Decorative Cutting Class
  • Leather Items for Offer
  • January Meeting Show & Tell Leather Items

RawHide Gazette — January 2004

  • Join the PSLAC-LEATHER Mailing List
  • The Leather Connection Publishes the 3rd Volume
  • Large 4-Ring Presentation Portfolio (A3 Size)
  • Rene Berends' World Tour
  • Document Bag with Compartments and Pockets by Rene
  • Leather Jewellery by Rene
  • General Seymour's Workshop on "Eyes"
  • Classic 3-D Leather Nativity Scene
  • PSLAC Show & Tell Items
  • IFOLG 2003 Show Pictures from Macon, Georgia
  • General's Motoring Trip to Georgia
  • Pictures at the Stohlman Museum

Year 2003

RawHide Gazette -- December 2003

  • Stitching Clam(p)
  • From the Dusty Workbench
  • Disposable Brushes
  • Norm Lynds' Tool Class at the November PSLAC Meeting
    **General will be doing the December demo on how to carve eyes. Bring some scrap leather, small bevelers, modeling spoons and mallet.

RawHide Gazette — November 2003

  • Barbara Lourdes Shows off Her Fair Entries
  • PSLAC Meeting Members with Project Sharing
  • Meet our newest members to PSLAC
  • Ken ’s Knothole
  • EM Brand Whips &Tools
  • EM Brand Tools

RawHide Gazette — October 2003

  • Apologies for a Late Issue
  • Stiff Leaf Binder
  • Meeting Demonstration
  • Dusty’s Workbench
  • Puyallup Fair Pictures
  • 2nd Annual Ferdco Sewing Machine & Leather Trade Show November 8th & 9th at the Pendleton Convention Center in Pendleton, Oregon

RawHide Gazette — September 2003

  • Leather Factory Announces Four Tandy Leather Retail Stores Opening this Month
  • A Letter from Jim Linnell
  • A Letter from the Tacoma Tandy
  • Leather in the Washing Machine?
  • First Meeting After the Summer Break
  • Bob Beard ’s El k Workshop
  • General ’s Young Leather Class
  • A Leather Mail List?
  • Leatherworking Hints Compiled by Cathy Schlim
  • Where to find Tanning Oil
  • Dusty ’s Workbench
  • Puyallup Fair Sampling
  • PSLAC Web Site Problems

RawHide Gazette — August 2003

  • Puyallup Fair Details
  • Rumor-Tandy Leather Coming back to the Pacific Northwest
  • Lambie Leftovers
  • UFO (Unfinished Fair Object) Day
  • Entry Form for the Puyallup Fair
  • Quil Ceda Tanning Wants Your Help
  • Entering Your Project in the Puyallup Fair
  • Ken Imus' Basset Hound Embossing Workshop
  • Stohlman Belt? You be the Judge
  • The Stohlman Belt Answer

RawHide Gazette — July 2003

  • A Serious Problem In Saddle Shops
  • Hide Crafter Leathercraft Purchases Berman Leathercraft Division
  • A Visit to a Printing Museum in Cockermouth, UK
  • Soft Leather Cell Phone Case
  • My Bag
  • Many Thanks from PSLAC to Mel Savage
  • Tips: Free Paper Courtesy of Sister Rachel
  • Puyallup Fair is Getting Close
  • Quil Ceda Tanning
  • Cub Scout Day Camp, Pacific Harbors Council

RawHide Gazette — June 2003

  • Bill Churchill Award Winner for 2003 -- Bob Stelmack
  • Cub Scout Spring Roundup
  • Bob Beard August Class in Spokane
  • North Idaho Notes
  • Reflections Exhibit
  • Special Guest from Hide Crafters: Andy Stasiak
  • Cub Scout Day Camp
  • Books on Saddlery By Verlane Desgrange
  • From the Dusty Work Bench: Paula ’s Dessert
  • The Stitching Pony Donation

RawHide Gazette — May 2003

  • Ken’s Knothole
  • Leather Suitcase
  • June Bar-B-Que PSLAC Meeting
  • Ron Hanlin’s Pictures from the Reno Show
  • The May Meeting at MacPherson’s Leather in Seattle

RawHide Gazette — April 2003

  • No RawHide Gazette in June
  • PSLAC Yearly Bar-B-Que
  • Second Annual Bill Churchill Award
  • Plastic Storage Tube Tip From Ken
  • Saddlers Clamp
  • Embossing Chrome Tanned Leather
  • Another Ken’s Tip: Modifying the Brass Screw-on Type Lacing Needles
  • Ken’s Knothole
  • The Leather Connection, Manual 1 and 2, Book Review
  • Purse Hardware
  • Braiding Class by Ken Eriksen
  • Genesis Leather
  • Embossing with Sawdust & Glue

RawHide Gazette — March 2003

  • Meet Frank Zigon
  • Rouge
  • Edges
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 2nd Annual AWARD
  • The Complete RawHide Gazette on CD - 2002
  • Headband Magnifiers
  • Books from Paul Burnett
  • News from Idaho
  • March Meeting Pictures
  • AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2003
  • Spink & Thackray Bookbinders

RawHide Gazette — February 2003

  • Leather Slickers
  • Accordian Porfolio Spine
  • Paula On-the-Road
  • Ken's Basic Floral Design with Pear Shading Demonstration
  • The Art Nouveau Corner
  • The Bill Churchill Children's Leather Program 2nd Annual AWARD Nomination Form for the Year 2003
  • Scalpels and Protection
  • Fancy Letterpress Type
  • Members Show-and-Tell for February
  • PfaEdit
  • News from Idaho

RawHide Gazette — January 2003

  • NEW! Complete RawHide Gazette on CD 2002
  • Leather Art Forum
  • Christmas Plate
  • January Meeting Show-and-Tell
  • Paula’s Second Bookbinding Class
  • Unique Workbench Stamping Tool Holder
  • Tool Donation from Ron
  • The Art Nouveau Corner
  • Leather Stones by René Berends
  • Leather Edge Buff Rag
  • Fred’s Two Color Braiding Demo
  • Jim Hurlbutt Leather Braided Reins Class on February 21~23
  • Jeff’s Pictures from Sheridan
  • Leather Coracles

Year 2002

RawHide Gazette — December 2002

  • Quick Custom Leather Christmas Stockings
  • A.H. Rice Thread
  • My Friend Jean
  • Don Betts
  • Paring or Skiving Leather
  • Bookbinding On-line Catalog
  • Tools 4 Leather
  • The Art Nouveau Corner
  • General Seymour’s Airbrush Class
  • December Meeting Show and Tell
  • Common Defects In Vegetable Tanned Leather
  • Black Spots

RawHide Gazette — November 2002

  • General's Airbrush Workshop for December 8th
  • Faux Quarter Binding
  • Letter(s) to the Editor
  • Fort Worth Trade Show
  • Peter Main Workshop
  • German Butterflies
  • Correction to the Puyallup Fair Press Release
  • Pacific Northwest Artisans' Guild Keeps Leather Popular
  • IFOLG has a Brand New Web Site
  • The Art Nouveau Corner
  • Ferdco's Pendleton Show
  • Members Show-and-Tell
  • NOTICE: Newer location this month. See newsletter for details

RawHide Gazette — October 2002

  • Tippmann Boss Offer from the Pleasant Valley Saddle Shop
  • Hide Crafter Announces New Wholesale Club
  • Block Dyeing
  • Leather Masks for Halloween
  • The Late Witch
  • A Fair Experience
  • Puyallup Leathercraft Fair Entries–2002
  • Show and Tell Projects
  • The Puyallup Moo Award
  • Christmas Decorations
  • Norm Lund’s Belt
  • Pendleton Trade Show - November 9 & 10
  • MacPherson Updated Web Site
  • HandSavers

RawHide Gazette — September 2002

  • Puyallup Fair Donation
  • Amateur Division Winner—Linda Stockhausen
  • Paula’s Leather Bound Notebook Class
  • Professional Division Winner—Paula Marquis
  • Making Your Own Oval Pattern
  • Ken & Len with the Scouts
  • From the Dusty Workbench
    • Bunny Checkbook
    • Alphabet Disks
  • From the Email Bag—Swivel Knife Blades
  • Super Scissors
  • Antique Super Scissors
  • The Celtic Corner
  • Joyce’s Latest Project
  • Show and Tell
  • Pendleton Trade Show - November 9 & 10
  • Adam Smith’s Unicorn Leather Carving & Pattern

RawHide Gazette — August 2002

  • The Best Tip of All Time
  • Using up scraps
  • From the Email Bag
  • Slot Punch Replacement
  • Puyallup Fair Demo Sign Up
  • Puyallup Fair Right Around the Corner
  • Whip Class by Jim Hurlbutt
  • Simple Border Designs for Leather
  • The Celtic Corner
  • IILG Newsletter
  • Ken’s Knothole
  • Fair Entry Form
  • Making a Bookpress Stand
  • Cutting Uniform Short Strips
  • Signs of the Zodiac

RawHide Gazette — July 2002

  • Woody Collins Receives the First Annual Bill Churchill Award
  • Another Book Binding Workshop from Paula Marquis in August
  • 4-H in Idaho
  • Puyallup Fair Details
  • The PSLAC Annual Leather Garage Sale
  • The PSLAC Annual Bar-B-Que
  • Show and Tell Projects
  • Ken Imus’ Leather Work
  • Jeff Bement’s Leather Work
  • The PSLAC Dessert Contest
  • The Celtic Corner
  • Paula’s Bookbinding Class
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
  • Colorado Bob

RawHide Gazette — June 2002

  • Special June PSLAC Meeting
  • Jim Linnell Receives the 2002 Al Stohlman Award at Sheridan
  • Tandy is Back to Sponsor PSLAC
  • Casing Leather
  • Renewed Work Bench
  • Delay in the RawHide Gazette Service for July
  • Ghillie Brogue Pattern Kit
  • Woody’s Class on Sheridan Style Carving
  • Show and Tell for the May Meeting
  • Dusty’s Remote Control Caddy
  • The Celtic Corner
  • Pub Work Table
  • Wine Caddy

RawHide Gazette — May 2002

  • PSLAC and Leather Craft Support
  • Reminder for Bookbinding Class
  • Finding Patterns for Leather Projects
  • A Member Takes Blue Ribbon
  • STOHLMAN HORSES -- Volume Two
  • Cleaning up Clip Art for Leather Patterns
  • Leather Reference
  • Blade Disposal
  • Dusty’s Workbench
  • The Celtic Corner
  • Two-Color Deer Skin Checker Bag
  • Product Alert
  • April Meeting Sharing
  • Textured Leather Wallets
  • Harry’s Happenings
  • Leather CD Case

RawHide Gazette — April 2002

  • Robb Barr Passes Away
  • Harry’s Happenings
  • From The Dusty Workbench
  • The Celtic Corner
  • Address Book Cover by Dusty
  • Book Binding Class in June
  • Leather Items Needed
  • New Contest Announcement
  • A Visit to a Barcelona Leather Coat Factory
  • Ever tried Ink for Leather Dye?
  • Buy Bulk and Save
  • Some Tips for the Small Craft Area
  • March Meeting Sharing
  • Having Fun with Dying Leather
  • Safety Data Sheets
  • Leather Factory /Tandy Leather Expanding Into Canada

RawHide Gazette — March 2002

  • New Sponsor for PSLAC: eLeatherSupply.com
  • New Pentel Metallic Brush Pens
  • Bill Churchill Children’s Leather Program AWARD Nomination Form
  • Peter’s Leather Flowers
  • Surplus Store for the Leather Craftsman
  • Belt and Burnish Help
  • Saddle for This Horse?
  • Sewing Lesson
  • Another Book Press?
  • Ken Imus’ Batik Seminar
  • February Meeting Sharing
  • Harry’s Happenings

RawHide Gazette — February 2002

  • Leather Jewelry by Lajos Kuti
  • New VP at Hide Crafters
  • TLF Hires Jim Linnell for Tandy
  • PayPal in Operation
  • December Meeting Review by Harry
  • RawHide Lamps
  • Maker Stamps
  • AWARD Nomination Form
  • Cowboy by Ken Imus
  • On The Demo Trail
  • Ken’s Leather Sewing Seminar
  • January Meeting Sharing
  • Making Stamping Tools

RawHide Gazette — January 2002

  • Tex Farrell
  • Demos for December
  • Upcoming Members Only Issue on Fantasy Mushrooms
  • J&W LeatherCrafters - New Sponsor & Member
  • Jackie Holliday’s Leathercraft
  • From the Dusty Workbench -- New Bevelers
  • Lesson Learned
  • Simple Holiday Hostess Gift
  • Marking Tool
  • Tape Measure
  • Len’s Turk’s Head Class
  • December Meeting Sharing

Year 2001

RawHide Gazette — December 2001

  • PSLAC and PayPal
  • Thanks from Carol
  • Notes from Woody
  • Saddle Class Request from Norm
  • Engraving Patterns for Leather
  • Sister Rachel Kiefer’s Leather Biography
  • From the Email Bag
  • Overdue Thanks
  • Authentic Major League Baseball Leather
  • Notes from Jeff
  • Roy’s Flag Holders
  • Making a Metal Shell Handle for a Briefcase
  • Dusty’s Santa Workshop
  • November Meeting Sharing

RawHide Gazette — November 2001

  • The Celtic Knot Font
  • PSLAC Leather Help Line
  • Free Membership Web Pages
  • Pendleton Review
  • November’s Workshop by Dusty on Leather Santa Ear Rings
  • Jeff at the Leather Show
  • October’s PSLAC Workshop on Realistic Leaf Carving by General Seymour
  • Autumn Leaves in England
  • October Meeting Sharing
  • Pendleton Leather Show by the LC&SJ

RawHide Gazette — October 2001

  • Digital Cameras
  • Tips from the Email Bag
  • Fair Demo Report
  • A Question on Affordable Saddle Books
  • Meet Roy Luxton
  • Leather Computer Wrist Pad
  • Boy Scouts at Camp Brinkley
  • From the Dusty Workbench — The Western Washington Fair
  • Entries for the 2001 Western Washington State Fair
  • Leathercraft Judging Criteria
  • Special Request for PSLAC
  • Stuff for Sale
  • General’s Leaf Workshop Announcement
  • September Meeting Sharing
  • PSLAC's 2nd Annual Banquet at Pendleton
  • Last Year for Pendleton?
  • Bontex® Discovery

RawHide Gazette — September 2001

  • A Note from Our New Director—Fred Nachbar
  • Old Hand Crank Singer Sewing Machine
  • Fort Lewis Demo
  • Taking the Projects to the Puyallup Fair
  • The Puyallup Fair 2001
  • Leather Demos
  • A Visit to Daniel Smith
  • Coloring
  • Mackenzie & Company
  • News from Jeff
  • Lost and Found

RawHide Gazette — August 2001

  • Puyallup Fair...are you ready?
  • Future Meeting Schedule
  • Bill's Memorial Meeting
  • Puyallup Fair Hobby Hall Information
  • Executive Board Meeting
  • Campfire Girls and Boys
  • Do You Read the LC&SJ?
  • Leather Clock Project
  • Leather Classes
  • Fly Swatter
  • Casing Leather
  • From the Email Bag
  • Ken Shows His Stuff
  • Pendleton & Puyallup

RawHide Gazette — July 2001

  • Life Time Achievement Award for Bill Churchill
  • Bill Churchill Passes Away -- July 5th
  • Fred Nachbar is "On-the-Mend"
  • Peter Main's Next Class
  • Get Ready for Puyallup Fair
  • PSLAC at the Library
  • Your Leather Project Pictures Needed
  • PSLAC Bar-B-Que 2001
  • Help PSLAC Attract New Members
  • Tips-Tips-Tips ---Cutting
  • June Meeting Sharing
  • PSLAC 2001 - Leather Yard Sale Tables
  • Recipe of the Year
  • Next Fair Entry
  • If you could only own 12 stamping tools...
  • Fish Wallet
  • Sharpening a Headknife
  • Scout Hut Opening
  • Making a Dye Block
    • Researching Leather the "RawHide Gazette CD" Way

RawHide Gazette — June 2001

  • Last Meeting Before Summer Break
  • May Meeting Report
  • E-mail Bag
  • Unique Manual Clicker
  • PSLAC Leather Craft Over-Stock Sale
  • Sheridan
  • Dusty's Workbench
    • Researching Leather the "RawHide Gazette CD" Way

RawHide Gazette — May 2001

  • April's Meeting at MacPhersons Leather
  • Ken Imus' Tip
  • The Al and Ann Stohlman Designs
  • The Display Boards (TDB)
  • Rifle Sling
  • Spokane and Robb Barr
  • Homemade Braiding Tools
  • Den Demo
  • Woodys' Ramblings
  • Scraps?
  • Dusty's Workbench
    • A Long Ruler
    • Screw Punch

RawHide Gazette — April 2001

  • What Does Membership in PSLAC Really Mean?
  • New Feature for Sponsors to Verify Memberships
  • Tips-Tips-Tips --- Game Patterns in Leather
  • The Hide Game
  • Judy's Demo
  • Irish is Back!
  • Jess Johnson
  • Sad News from a PSLAC Member Down Under
  • Formulas
  • Gisela Bendel
  • First Annual PSLAC Leather Craft Over-Stock Sale
  • What is Carnauba?
  • Colorado Saddle Makers Assoc. - Spring Seminar
  • The "Thing"
  • From the Dusty Workbench

RawHide Gazette — March 2001

  • Leather Resource
  • Wallet Projects
  • Spur Straps
  • Membership Report
  • Bookmarks from Scraps
  • Dusty's Meeting Comments
  • Ken Imus Demo
  • Tips-Tips-Tips from Fred Nachbar
  • Future Leather Workers Complete Basic Course at RTC
  • Woody's Ramblins
  • Demos by the Bucketful
  • Members Sharing Projects
  • Dusty's Computer Age Leather Pattern Making

RawHide Gazette — February 2001

  • Our First Youth Group Demo!
  • NO CHEMO!!!
  • Fish Embossing
  • Angelus Finishes
  • Before PSLAC
  • Anacortes Arts Festival
  • René Berends
  • Passing the Baton
  • Bill's 72nd Birthday
  • Woodys' Ramblings
  • Rusty Swivel Knifes
  • Saddle Class Starting
  • Letter from Marilyn
  • Surface Casing Tip
  • Pow Wow
  • Cub Scouts Den Meeting Demo
  • Members Sharing
  • Dusty's 3-D Christmas Ornament

RawHide Gazette — January 2001

  • Another Sewing Machine
  • Update from Woody
  • Marlene Harlow - Revisited
  • Gift Recipients
  • Extreme Alloy Swivel Knife Blades
  • Showing Off Your Work
  • Peter's Toybox
  • Akiko Okada's Projects
  • Dusty's Workbench

Year 2000

RawHide Gazette — December 2000

  • Ken Imus' Demo
  • The Leather Factory buys Tandy Leather
  • Finding a New Stone
  • Leather Art Tours
  • Bill's Update
  • ...EdgeFinishing
  • Childrens Leather
  • Threads and Wax
  • Business Card Folder
  • Colorful Scrolls
  • Instructional Movies from CLPW
  • Bar Grounders
  • Fred Crick
  • Keyless Module Belt Holder
  • Silva Fox's New Web Site
  • Woody's Leather Class
  • The Perfect Gift
  • Marlene Harlow
  • Ken's Knothole
  • The Holidays! by Dusty

RawHide Gazette — November 2000

  • The Complete RawHide Gazette on CD
  • HELP!!!
  • Update from Bill
  • New "On-Line" Stamping Tool Index
  • Flash Back to September Meeting
  • Casing & Edges
  • Project Sharing at the October Meeting
  • Leather Company Trivia
  • The New PSLAC Badge Holders
  • Rob Barr class?
  • A "Cool" Tip from Harry Smith
  • Ken's Knothole
  • Fred's Report from Pendleton
  • Al Stohlman's Belts at Pendleton
  • Corner Ideas
  • From the Dusty Workbench

RawHide Gazette — October 2000

  • Our Newest PSLAC Co-Director
  • Bill's Back! Part I & II
  • A Big Thanks to our Leather Sponsors
  • My Stitching Horse
  • Ken's Knothole
  • The DEMO at the Fair
  • Halloween Tips on Stiffening a Leather Mask
  • How I Made a Saddle
  • The Puyallup Fair Display
  • Fair Entry Pictures
  • Puyallup Fair Leathercraft Results
  • 2000 Great Northwest Leatherworkers Trade Show at Pendleton, Oregon
  • Special Puyallup 2000 Leathercraft Award
  • From the Dusty Workbench

RawHide Gazette — September 2000

  • Setting Up for the Puyallup Fair
  • Save Postage & Reduce Your Membership Costs
  • Donation by Terry Harlow
  • Pleasant Valley Saddle Update
  • FLASH -- Late Update! PSLAC Director Resigns
  • Special Offering
  • Skiver Alternative?
  • The Hobby Hall Staff
  • Latest Projects
  • For Those Who Sell Their Leather Projects
  • Peter Main's Recent Creations
  • Artwork by Barry Herem
  • Fall Leaves
  • Members Sharing Projects over the Internet
  • Stitching Horse
  • Great Northwest Leatherworkers Trade Show
  • Pattern Sharing

RawHide Gazette — August 2000

  • Puyallup Fair
  • Clip Art for Leather
  • Sister Rachel's Puzzle
  • Reprints of the Old Stohlman Books
  • IFOLG 2000 Mini-Workshops
  • MyLeathercraft.com
  • New On-Line Sponsor -- The Leather Store (TLS)
  • PSLAC Members Crafts On Sale!
  • Woody Collin's Training Class at Renton Technical College
  • Special Leather Plaque

RawHide Gazette — July 2000

  • Sheridan Trip
  • Dazzling Color
  • New Member with New Helpr
  • Bill Gets a Visit
  • Leather Designs from Photos
  • Australiana
  • Scary Sharp System of Sharpening
  • Vegetable Pizza Recipe
  • PSLAC "special" guests
  • Big June Meeting!
  • Tips-Tips-Tips: Spray Finish
  • Children's Leather -- English Style
  • Leather Gouging
  • Apologies to Ken Imus
  • Woody -- Published!
  • Head Knife Details
  • Puyallup Fair Details
  • Sewing Class
  • Thanks to Weaver's Leather

RawHide Gazette — June 2000

  • Den 8, Pack 294
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
  • Edging Projects
  • Update on Complete RawHide Gazette on CD
  • Double Line Beader Tool
  • Mom's Missing Checkbook Cover
  • Bill's Tombow Brush Pen Demo
  • The Times 'are a Changing
  • May Meeting Members Sharing
  • Another Portrait Example
  • Annual PSLAC Bar-B-Que

RawHide Gazette — May 2000

  • A Recent Visit to a Tandy Retail Store
  • Hide Bound
  • History of Casing Liquids
  • Basic Puyallup Fair Information
  • A Covey of TIPS
  • April Meeting
  • Members Sharing
  • From the Email Bag
    • Brettun's Village Leather
    • Question About Lining Wallets
    • Thanks from PSLAC
    • Email on Bill’s Leatherwork

RawHide Gazette — April 2000

  • Computer Aided Art
  • Lone Star Newsletter On-Line
  • Bee Natural Leathercare
  • Stohlman Museum Update
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Cramped Hands and Sore Elbows
    • Uncle Bill's Tips & Hints
  • PSLAC, Scouts and Leather
  • May PSLAC Meeting Tombo Brush Demo
  • Ken's Knothole
  • General's Air Brush Seminar
  • March's Meeting Sharing
  • See Meeting Pictures that Never made it to Print?
  • Trying the Leather Dragon
  • Stelmack's Honko
  • RawHide Gazette CD
  • Puyallup Fair Information

RawHide Gazette — March 2000

  • Saddlery in Fulbeck, UK
  • Bill's News
  • The Stohlman Museum Update
  • February PSLAC Meeting
  • Thanks to Hidecrafters
  • What Makes PSLAC Special?
  • "New" Old Books
  • A Place to SELL
  • Upcoming Attractions for the Meetings
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Beveling
  • Betty Latham

RawHide Gazette — February 2000

  • Two New PSLAC Lifetime Members
  • News Flash
  • Are Your Dues Due?
  • Next PSLAC Meeting at MacPherson’s
  • January PSLAC Meeting
  • Sharpening

RawHide Gazette — January 2000

  • 2000 -- The Year of the Dragon
  • Next Two Pslac Meetings
  • Tips-tips-tips
    • Patterns
  • Build Your Own Dragon
  • Whimsical Dragons
  • Copic Sketch Leather Coloring

Year 1999

RawHide Gazette — December 1999

  • Possible Interruption of RawHide Gazette Service
  • FREE Beveling Seminar
  • PSLAC's Last Meeting of the Century
  • Changes in the Leather Industry
  • October Meeting
  • Craftsman or Artist?
  • LC&SJ Price Changes
  • Christmas Gift Projects
    • Day Planner
    • Pencil Case
    • Coin Purse
  • From the Email Bag -- Paint and Dye Resisting
  • Dusty's Leather Santa Ear Rings
  • Ken's Knothole
  • Note from Dusty
  • PowWow

RawHide Gazette — November 1999

  • Holiday Project Pictures
  • Christmas Sleigh Bell Projects
  • "East of Sheridan" Book
  • Book Weight for a Christmas Gift
  • Pendleton Reports
  • YaTaHai Beads & Buckskin
  • Leather Broker
  • Ken's Knothole
  • 1999 Puyallup Fair Photos
  • Cool Christmas Coasters
  • Making an Easy Leather Frame
  • October Meeting Report
  • SpotLight On Peter Main

RawHide Gazette — October 1999

  • Great Northwest Leatherworkers Trade Show
  • Mice, Fish, Bear, Ants
  • Leather Theft
  • Peter's Custom Modeling Tool
  • Invitational Leather Art Show
  • Dream Leather Cruise
  • Dumb Questions
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
  • A Tooling Surface to Die For
  • Finished Album
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Hand Sewing Stand
  • Leather Masks
  • The Fair -- The Kids
  • Peter's Portfolio
  • Projects: Key Case, Leather Purse, Punch Holder
  • Ken's Knothole, Patterns & Email Bag

RawHide Gazette — September 1999

  • Meetings Start in September
  • New PSLAC Leather Sponsors -- CLPW Leather & Dusty Johnson
  • Leather Cost Form
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Blue & Yellow Don't Make Green...
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Rainbow Trout Album Project
  • New Tool Rack for Peter
  • Tippman "Boss" Raffle
  • Leather Mouse Pads
  • Peter Main's Workshop
  • Special Supplement -- Bookbinding Magazines

RawHide Gazette — August 1999

  • Peter Main's Workshop Announcement
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Puyallup Fair Entry NOW!
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Robb Barr Embossing Improvement
  • Playing Card Holders
  • Ron Ross Lets a Trade Secret Slip Out
  • Organizing Your Workshop's References
  • It Didn't Turn Out...

RawHide Gazette — June 1999

  • June Meeting at MacPhersons
  • The Leather Factory, Portland -- Grand Opening
  • Special Ron Ross Contest
  • Tattoo Art
  • PSLAC Finances
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Ken's Knothole
  • HOW-to-ENTER the Puyallup Fair

RawHide Gazette — June 1999

  • LC&SJ Articles?
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • The Screw Punch
    • Snap Setter Die
  • A Visit with Ann Stohlman
  • Project -- Leather Tissue Packet Cover
  • From the Dusty Workbench -- Butterfly
  • PSLAC Donation from Tandy
  • May Meeting Pictures
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Ken's Knothole

RawHide Gazette — May 1999

  • Disruption of RawHide Gazette Service
  • Potluck Meeting Month
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Finish Edges with Gelatine
  • The Pros of Cons
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Insights from New Directors
  • Far East Report: Leather Fishes
  • April Meeting Pictures
  • Ken's Korner

RawHide Gazette — April 1999

  • New Leadership for PSLAC
  • How to Organize
  • Business Card Cases
  • Discovery Alternate High School Thanks
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Basketweave Guidelines
  • Tacoma Tandy’s Last Days
  • Hide Crafter Leathercraft News
  • March Meeting Pictures
  • Ken's Korner

RawHide Gazette — March 1999

  • Fantasy Dragon Announcement
  • Tough Leather Trick
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Acrylic Special Additives
  • Celtic (?) Letters
  • From the Dusty Workbench
    • Computer Patterns
  • Craft Show Leather Notebooks
  • Feb Meeting Pics
  • Leather Finishes
  • Super Shene Replacement

RawHide Gazette — February 1999

  • Tandy to Close Retail Outlets
  • Casing
  • Uncle Bill's Corner -- Re-Read
  • The EMAIL Bag
    • Backing for Impressions
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Thinning Paints
    • Take Pictures
  • Far East Report: Mosaic Leather Dyeing
  • January Meeting Pictures
  • Renewal Time Coming Up

RawHide Gazette — January 1999

  • Deb's New Web Site
  • Larry Leaves Tacoma Tandy
  • Preview of Ken's January Demo
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • Two Swivel Knives
    • Filigree Punches
  • Uncle Bill's New Tools
  • Far East Report: 1999 - Year of the Rabbit
  • Make your own Frog Skin
  • Uncle Bill's Corner

Year 1998

RawHide Gazette — December 1998

  • Visit to Hamamatsu Leather
  • Odds & Ends
  • Tips-Tips-Tips
    • The Aquash
    • Orbus Circle Ruler
  • Uncle Bill's Corner
  • Far East Report: Japan Leather Forum -- Focus Purses & Jewel Box
  • Confessions of a Tool Collector

RawHide Gazette — November 1998

  • Video Reviews of Robb Barr Series
  • From the Dusty Workbench -- Pringles Leather Lace Holder
  • International Art Leather Forum -- Tokyo, Focus on Miniatures
  • Finding the Center of Rounders
  • Photography Tips -- by Greg Gaub
  • RawHide Gazette Index to Articles
  • Leather Links
  • Email Bag -- Glue Hardening
  • Carving Tip for 3D
  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- rubber backing to rulers to help cutting

RawHide Gazette — October 1998

  • Terry Shinaberger passes away
  • Ceramic Sharpening by Bill Churchill
  • Coloring -- A Mini Lesson by Fred Nachbar
  • Sharpening Tools with a Leather Rounder Buffer
  • Richard Roberts - The Engraver
  • Tanning Oil Source
  • International Art Leather Forum -- Tokyo, Focus on Animals
  • Official Puyallup 1998 Fair Results

RawHide Gazette — September 1998

  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- marble cleaning...study the books...using the swivel knife
  • International Art Leather Forum -- Tokyo, Focus on Flowers
  • Rounder Patterns by Bill Churchill
  • Undercutting Article by Bill Churchill
  • Casing Mixture by Bill Churchill
  • Slicker Pattern

RawHide Gazette — August 1998

  • Neat Hole/Disc Cutter
  • Credit Card Pockets Dave T.
  • Open Letter to IILG from Tandy
  • Lazy Susan Dye Holder by Ben Cox
  • International Art Leather Forum -- Tokyo

RawHide Gazette — July 1998

  • Ethel Dittman passes away
  • Leather Dolls
  • Making Use of Craftaids
  • How to Give Demos at the Fair by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — June 1998

  • Leather Project Pricing

RawHide Gazette — May 1998

  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- Xerox carving and test color combinations on paper first
  • Custom Made Leather Press

RawHide Gazette — April 1998

  • Sharpening Systems
  • Alternate Magnifiers
  • Terry's Painting on Leather Seminar
  • Ronn Wilson Northwest Indian Design Class
  • Peter Main's Coloring Class
  • Lefty's Leathercraft

RawHide Gazette — March 1998

  • Al Stohlman passes away
  • Belt Pouch Travel Case by Bill Churchill
  • Ronn Wilson Northwest Indian Design
  • Mel Savage's Heavy Duty Stamping Surface
  • Many IILG Tips and Hints

RawHide Gazette — February 1998

  • Leather Bookbinding
  • Homemade tools by Bill Churchill
  • Electric Beveling
  • Rounders to sharpen tools
  • Quick Draw Knife Case pictures
  • Taking Leather Pictures

RawHide Gazette — January 1998

  • Quick Draw Knife Case by Bill Churchill
  • Batiking Leather
  • Home Made "Craftaids"
  • Dangers of Oxalic Acid
  • Dental Tools

Year 1997

RawHide Gazette — December 1997

  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- A hair dryer can be used to speed the drying of the leather itself and for drying those dyes, paints, and various finishes...Casing leather in the refrigerator, but wrap the leather in a towel
  • "Magic" Glue Container
  • Deb Laudadio's Combo Tool Special
  • Sparkle in the Eye -- use an acrylic transparent gloss

RawHide Gazette — November 1997

  • Peter's workshop was on appliqué, embossing, and inverted carving
  • Custom Made head knife from Danny Martin Knifes
  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- using tracing film or paper use a 5H pencil
  • Peter Main's "Toy Box"
  • Al Stohlman Traveling Display pictures
  • The FROG by Peter Main
  • "Finishing Over Color"

RawHide Gazette — October 1997

  • The Art of Leather about Deb Laudadio
  • Book Searches on the Web
  • The Ultimate Tool Holder by Dave Wallen
  • Official Puyallup Fair Results 1997

RawHide Gazette — September 1997

  • Antler the 'Bonefolder'
  • Tips Tips Tips -- to put a fine edge on leather tools - try a Japanese Water Stone
  • Burnishing Wax
  • Christmas project -- Reindeer

RawHide Gazette — August 1997

  • Gaylord's Technical Improvement to the Playing Card Holder
  • Simple, Inexpensive Leather Pattern Stamping Dies, see article by Bob Stelmack
  • Book Review - Spanish Leather
  • Kitchen Knife Holder - Update by Bill Churchill
  • Blacker Blacks
  • Book Binding Classes

RawHide Gazette — July 1997

  • Tips-Tips-Tips -- WING DIVIDERS
  • Book Review - Leder-Gilde E.V.
  • KITCHEN KNIFE HOLDER by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — June 1997

  • "MYSTERY MOLD" by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — May 1997

  • Rawhide by Dale Buckenberger
  • FRED'S Acrylics, Inks & Metallic Paint DEMO by Fred Nachbar
  • IRON MAN'S DICE CUP by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — April 1997

  • Leather Coloring, see article by Bill Churchill
  • Playing Card Holder by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — March 1997

  • Pattern Making Demo, see article by Tony Ezettie
  • Billfold patterns
  • How To Make A Leather Buffing Wheel

RawHide Gazette — February 1997

  • Airbrush Stencil Cutting Demo by General Seymour
  • Leather Slicking Demo, see article by Tony Ezettie
  • Wood Burning Technique on Leather Demo by Dale Buckenberger
  • TIPS AND HINTS -- get that stray glue off projects...purchase a kit and trace around each piece and then staple the instructions to the tracing...tracing film, a white eraser doesn't smudge...simple stamping tools from bolts, nuts, and attached lock washers....add moisture to leather that is drying out during the carving and stamping to wet the flesh side -- not the grain side.
  • Tony's Wolf Carving Workshop

RawHide Gazette — January 1997

  • TIPS AND HINTS -- Dover and Bellerophon, and Troubador pattern books

Year 1996

RawHide Gazette — December 1996

  • TIPS AND HINTS -- cementing Morocco Grain Pig Splits... a deer antler Bone Folder...tool box
  • Purchasing Pearlescent Powders
  • Making Your Own Tools, see stamping article by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — November 1996

  • Ball Bearing Embossing by Ken Imus
  • Tony Laier's Credit Card Pockets, see article by Bill Churchill
  • Boeing Surplus Leather Texture Tooling, see article by Bill Churchill
  • TIPS AND HINTS -- Boeing Surplus
  • Christmas is Coming, see article by Sister Racheal

RawHide Gazette — October 1996

  • A Little History of the Swivel Knife by Bill Churchill
  • Sharpening the Swivel Knife by Bill Churchill
  • Altering the Swivel Blade by Bill Churchill
  • Which Swivel Blade Should YOU Have?
  • Casing Mixture, see article by Bill Churchill
  • Leather Selection
  • Cleaning Leather (Stains)
  • Picture Perfect!, see photo article
  • Wall Mounted Tool Rack
  • Puyallup Fair Press Release 1996

RawHide Gazette — September 1996

  • Home Grown Clicker, see the clicker article by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — August 1996

  • Leather travel tag article by Bill Churchill
  • Traveling & Carrying Easier, see article by Bob Stelmack
  • Metallic Powders, see article by Bill Churchill

RawHide Gazette — July 1996

  • Tip-Tip-Tip -- tools will stay sharp ... if they are covered with flexible rubber/vinyl
  • Making A Custom Head Knife - by Bill Gaylord
  • Serious Realism -- Granite Stone textured acrylic finish simulate stone surfaces on leather by Richard Worttman
  • Hint-Hint-Hint -- masking tape applied to the underside of the precut holes on the ... preventing the rubber cement from popping up through the holes by Bill Gaylord

RawHide Gazette — June 1996

  • TIP-TIP-TIP -- When cementing put cement in a plastic pop bottle
  • Fred Nachbar - Fred's Autobiography

RawHide Gazette — May 1996

  • Uncle Bill's Corner - Bill's Autobiography

RawHide Gazette — April 1996

  • Making A Dye Block - Dusty's Style
  • The PSLAC Member/Mailing Listing

RawHide Gazette — March 1996

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Bob Stelmack

RawHide Gazette — February 1996

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

RawHide Gazette — January 1996, No Newsletter

  • No newsletter this month

Year 1995

RawHide Gazette — December 1995

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

RawHide Gazette — November 1995

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

RawHide Gazette — October 1995

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

RawHide Gazette — September 1995, No Newsletter

  • No newsletter this month

RawHide Gazette — August 1995

  • RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

RawHide Gazette — July 1995, No Newsletter

  • No newsletter this month

RawHide Gazette — June 1995

  • Renamed RawHide Gazette newsletter by Andy Stasiak

GETOLEATHER — May 1995, No Newsletter

  • No newsletter this month

GETOLEATHER — April 1995

  • Computer generated newsletter by Andy Stasiak

Leather and Stuff — March 1995

  • Handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Leather and Stuff — February 1995

  • Handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Leather and Stuff — January 1995

  • Handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Year 1994

Leather and Stuff — December 1994, No Newsletter

  • No newsletter this month

Leather and Stuff — November 1994

  • Handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Leather and Stuff — October 1994

  • Handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Leather and Stuff — September 1994

  • The first handwritten newsletter for the forming PSLAC Organization by Chuck Carlson

Copyright (c) 1996-2003 PSLAC
Mail any comments or suggestions to:webmaster@pslac.org