This is my last post from Hungary for a while, as I am leaving soon to the States (NY) to teach people to my lovely craft. I just got ready some new tools from my tool maker, who works a lot for my. He makes perfect replicas of my old, sophisticated tools, what I intend… Read More
But before that will happen some new creations. I think I will create an RTW from this. This shoes went to a woman (she fell in love with Budapest style, and she lives here, ordered this pair from me). And this goes to the States.
As you probably know I have students for a couple of weeks in my workshop. Ana designed and work on a sandal (here is my copy on the picture). Nice sexy brazilian design, isn’t it? 🙂 From a brazilian designer and maker: Ana Louise Moreira de Santana. You will surely hear about her. There… Read More
Have you ever consider how those small guys work with the huge piece of wood in the bedtime story? 🙂 No way.. So I needed to make them one. Here it is: The right one is for customers – you, the left one for the small guys (50%, but very exact copy of the big… Read More
We made this photo just before Kieran left. It made me think: when a group breaks by leaving a member, most probably it will never be the same, never come together again, like that. I hope that once we can meet again, but will very unlikely happen with all the people on this picture. From… Read More
My apprentices in Szentendre, the small beautiful village, close to Budapest, where we visited today. This tour can count as a “saionara party” for Kieran, who leaves in 3 days. Ha could finish some really nice shoes, but mainly picked up very useful knowledge about handmade shoemaking. I really hope I could help him to… Read More
We spent some time in the weekend in the workshop, because Kieran very soon leaves and he still need to finish a pair of English stitched shoe. Before we went to there, I brought the guys (Ana, Kieran and Craig) to the Ecseri market to look for shoemaking accessories and tools. You can easily get… Read More