Black Horse Leatherworks - 365 Shining Mountains Loop Rd., Ennis MT 59729
Some saddles are for show, some for work. A wide variety are created here in the shop!
Tree: SF Bowman, low mex horn, full QH bars, 16" padded seat, 6.75" gullet, 7/8 flat plate rigging front only. Custom made sterling overlay. Tooled with "Sun Flower" pattern that seems to go nicely with black leather. Friesian horse mofits abound.
Wade Work/Trail Saddle:
Tree: Wade tree, post horn 4" finished, 15.5" padded seat, 6.75" gullet, 7/8 flat plate double rigged, Stholman hardware. half rough out, small tooling design on rear jockey.
Friesian Horse Show Saddle:
Tree: SF Bowman, low mex horn, bars shortened in front for shoulder freedom, 16" inlay padded seat, 6.25" gullet, 7/8 flat plate double rigging, Stohlman hardware. Sterling overlay Daisy flower conchos with the same design and some color added to the leather. Partial covered metal stainless bound stirrups. More Friesian horse mofits abound.
Tree: Visalia, full QH bars , 15" seat, 6.5" gullet, 7/8 double rigging, Harwood hardware. Old style 8-string design with exposed stirrup leathers. Custom sterling overlay & brass. Long tapaderos finishes off the look. Matching headstall, martingale and saddlebags. This saddle was one of my favorites to build.