|Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN||posted 08-24-2016 04:55 PM||1804 views||1 time favorited||15 comments|
I am getting down to my last bit of cedar wood that served as fence posts for the early pioneers that came to this beautiful continent of North America. As a beneficiary of their hard work and dedication to provide a good life for their families I dedicate these boots to them.
The triangular shape of the fence post allowed me to style the work boots and take advantage of the elements and character of the wood. The barbed wire and staple which was still in the wood when I cut the blank, had to be part of the sculpture. While cutting the blank I had a slight mishap and needed a slight design change in one boot. Hence the darker sole
Roman the Bootman
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