Tom Howe’s unique approach to creating custom silver products by hand has evolved over years of training, trial and error, working in the horse and rodeo industries.
Personal experience as a client and finally, as a practitioner of the art, he produces heirloom and award pieces for clients all over the world An expert artisan in the most traditional sense, he incorporates trademarks representing client identity for a superior and unique product every time.
For over 20 years, Tom has produced custom spurs, buckles and bits for major corporations, associations, clubs and events.
Samples of his corporate clients include:
- Hamilton Tiger Cats Football Organization
- University of Tennessee Rodeo Team
(silent auction fundraising items)
Tom Howe Cowboy Silversmith is the official silversmith for the Ontario Quarter Horse Association (OQHA).
Collectibles include buckles, bits, spurs, fish hooks, clocks, motorcycle embellishments, whiskey flasks, money clips…the list is as long as his clients’ imaginations.
The Equinest Online Magazine interviewed Tom in December, 2009, and had this to say about Tom, his history in the business and his view to the future...http://www.theequinest.com/tom-howe/.
Tom Howe Cowboy Silversmith