the grip. the solidness of traditions. the warmth of the leather – within the palm of the hand lives are lived. at Horse Hill Studio i make Things for the hand to hold – to use – opening and closing – holding and letting go – the wind and rain and sun come to us – we are like the garden or the grove of trees – the low hill – and the horse with forever in the dark of his eye. this is still, after all these years, the essence of what i try to capture in each handle i craft. you can find these “pieces” from time to time at the Hannah Grimes Marketplace in Keene, NH. if you are in the area – stop in and take a look. or, contact me to inquire about a custom piece.