Several times in this blog I've mentioned a whip made by Bernie Wojcicki. It was made a year or two before he died and is, in my… Read more "Another Matt Galizia Whip"
Here's a mirrored pair of 4-foot all kangaroo hide Cat o'nine-tails with a panic snap at the handle for a motorcycling customer. The handle is 8-inches long,… Read more "Get-back Cats"
Whip #84 is a 6-foot bullwhip with a 12 -inch Canary wood handle. It has a core of seven strands of un-gutted paracord of various lengths (Adam… Read more "Harvester"
Well, after a four-month hiatus to allow some problems with my wrists and hands to heal I have finally finished another whip. Here's an 8-foot kangaroo-hide whip… Read more "Saddle Tramp"
Last summer I sold a cow whip to Matt and we struck up an internet friendship. He sent some photos of a paracord whip he was working… Read more "Matt Galizia"
A very generous friend of mine gave me a whip as a Christmas gift this year. The whip was made by James Barnwell of Luscus Whip Works.… Read more "Luscus Whip Works"
I made this cow whip handle for a customer that already had a cow whip thong but needed a handle for it. It is 15 inches long… Read more "Cow Whip Handle"
This is an 8-foot, kangaroo hide, snake whip with 3 plaited bellies around a shot bag core. It has a 16-plait overlay that ends in an 8-plait… Read more "Black Snake II"
Here's a 7.5-foot, 16-plait, saddle tan, kangaroo hide bullwhip with 2 bellies and 2 bolsters around a rolled core. The bolsters are kipskin and the core, bellies,… Read more "Sorrel"
From the Wikipedia article Horned Serpent under the section entitled In Native American Cultures, Cherokee. Anthropologist James Mooney, describes the creature: Those who know say the Uktena is… Read more "Uktena"