Ernie Markle

Ernie Markle has an educational background in Philosophy and Spanish, and before he became a full time pipe maker he used to work in finance. 

He became curious about pipemaking after spending many hours viewing thousands of custom pipes online. 

He became intrigued with the idea of making pipes and two years later he made his first pipe. Months later he attented the Chicago pipe show in the hopes of receiving helpful critique on his pipes.

Ernie has spent time with Brad Pohlmann and Jeff Gracik of J. Alan Pipes who made him gain confidence in his abilities within pipe making.

  1. Ernie Markle - Smooth Billiard
    Ernie Markle - Smooth Billiard
    $914.47 $731.58
  2. Ernie Markle - Blasted brandy
    Ernie Markle - Blasted brandy
    $757.30 $605.84
  3. Ernie Markle - Blasted stubby apple
    Ernie Markle - Blasted stubby apple
    $693.37 $554.70

Ernie Markle has an educational background in Philosophy and Spanish, and before he became a full time pipe maker he used to work in finance. 

He became curious about pipemaking after spending many hours viewing thousands of custom pipes online. 

He became intrigued with the idea of making pipes and two years later he made his first pipe. Months later he attented the Chicago pipe show in the hopes of receiving helpful critique on his pipes.

Ernie has spent time with Brad Pohlmann and Jeff Gracik of J. Alan Pipes who made him gain confidence in his abilities within pipe making.