Reiner of Europe Best in Europe Mare Register 2016 - Page 13

Leather Carving and Stamping Part of the special appeal of western saddles is the wonderful tradition of saddle decoration and embellishment. Western saddles are pieces of equipment that also developed into pieces of art. Before starting on a saddle, a saddlemaker will create a layout of the design for the entire saddle. This isn't something that is improvised. The best designs will have a pleasing flow and balance to t