This article was originally printed in The Australian Plaiters and Whipmakers Association Journal Number 16. August 1989 As a point … More
The early Australian whips were two piece whips, made in rural areas by stockmen or whipmakers. They used vegetable tanned … More
I always found the French Grapevine lashing an attractive and efficient way to attach a keeper to a crop. When … More
The English whip tradition consisted of two streams, the hunting whip and the driving whips. (1) DRIVING WHIP These were … More
Some hints for achieving a smoother finish on the last foot and a half of your whips. There’s nothing more … More
35 years professional whipmaker selling artistic & finely plaited whips to collectors in Australia, South Africa, Japan, US and beyond
Australians have entered a period of self appreciation and growing confidence in their history and their arts.