Mark Romain: What it takes to become a Master of Crafts
This week on the Abbey England Podcraft, we speak with Mark Romain, MBE and Master Saddler.
Mark’s career started in 1973, and he has been a key player in the British Saddlery industry ever since. Having trained over 300 saddlery apprentices and well over 2,000 saddlery short term applicants, Mark KNOWS what he’s talking about when it comes to discussing the different pathways to become a Master Saddler. In 2014, Mark was awarded an MBE in recognition of his contribution to the saddlery industry and in 2019, received the Lifetime Achievement Award from BETA.
We discuss all of this and more in episode 5.