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"
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"
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"
Whip #78 is an 8-foot, 16-plait, wooden handled, kangaroo hide bullwhip with an 11-inch Cocobolo handle and a 24-inch whitehide fall. It has 2 plaited bellies and… Read more "Tascosa"
This 8-foot nylon cow whip is whip #77. It has a 16-plait overlay in midnight blue and electric blue paracord over a twisted-tapered core and two plaited… Read more "Hot Shot"
Whip #76 is a little 7-foot red and black paracord, single-belly whip around a twisted-tapered core. It has a 8-inch steel rod for the handle, and a… Read more "Deuce"
A few weeks ago a fellow whip maker and I made an agreement to exchange whips. I'm still working on the one I'll send to him, but… Read more "Cow Whip by Hayes Rutherford"