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Shoe making courses, workshops and classes. Learn the techniques to craft your own pair of boots, pumps, sandals, heels, moccasins or clogs and walk away in your own handcrafted shoes.
Felt slippers - felt-making workshop with Debra Esterhuizen
Gold AWARD
(10)
Felt slippers - felt-making workshop with Debra Esterhuizen
Cumbria - Next course on 20th September 2019
£60
This course is for experts and beginners. I will show you how to create a wonderfully woolly warm pair of slippers fitted to your own feet. We will employ the wet felting method of felting using colourful merino fleece dyed with non toxic dye from a choice of several beautiful colours. This method is very easy but does require some elbow grease! Stage by stage I will show you all you need to know on how to tease out the fibres, agitate them and fix them with soap and water...
Baby moccasin making day class
Baby moccasin making day class
Cornwall - Next course on 21st September 2019
£65
Join Rose for a one day workshop learning how to make baby moccasins from a variety of leathers and sheepskin colours. You’ll learn how to cut and prepare leathers from card patterns, and stitch using hand tools and sewing machine. Open to all levels, this class is a great introduction to working with the softer leathers available for moccasin making. Sizes are available from newborn - 4 years old. Or if you would like - bring along a drawing of your babies foot to make sure you choose the right...
Funky felt slipper making, warm & cosy - a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Platinum AWARD
(4)
Funky felt slipper making, warm & cosy - a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria
£68
Learn how to make a pair of your very own seamless felt slippers, moulded cleverly to your feet, unique and warm in every way. Make them as plain or as fancy as you like! About Marieke- Marieke is a very talented and largely self-taught felt artist who happened upon the history of felt and felting whilst examining the use of wool in sustainable living and her environment workshops. She loves the fact that many fleeces now sadly discarded by farmers can be reworked through felting into something equally beautiful and...
A one day felt making  course designing and making your own pair of cosy slippers. in the Forest of Dean
Platinum AWARD
(5)
A one day felt making course designing and making your own pair of cosy slippers. in the Forest of Dean
Gloucestershire - Next course on 12th October 2019
£70
Discover how to make a pair of cosy felt slippers which mould to your feet, and are wonderfully comfortable. Learn how to make the template which you will use as the former, then how to adapt it and decorate it to suit your own design, and how to build up layers of wool to felt into a seamless pair of slippers, ready to decorate .
Bespoke leather sandal making
Bronze AWARD
(1)
Bespoke leather sandal making
Cardiff
£125
Join us in my new studio upstairs in Oriel Makers, Cardiff for this introduction to designing and making your own bespoke leather sandals. Using basic tools, you will be walked through the steps to creating a pair of well fitted shoes that you can be proud of. The best thing about this workshop is that you will leave with all the skills necessary for making sandals again at home using easily accessible tools and equipment. Nia will be bringing a few key designs along to the workshop which you will...
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Gloucester arts and crafts summer school 2019
Gloucestershire
£215
The Gloucester arts and crafts group are back again with Summer School 2019, held at Newent Community School, Gloucestershire. With 20 different arts and craft courses, ranging from embroidery to willow, acrylics to mixed media, modelling with super sculpey polymer clay to mosaic. This is open to adults only and it is our 5th year in Newent. We are a non profit making organisation with charitable status, ( Reg Charity No 1069039). Because of this our overheads are low and we can offer courses at a much reduced rate, although...
Shoemaking Workshop ~ Make Leather or Vegan Shoes
Gold AWARD
(20)
Shoemaking Workshop ~ Make Leather or Vegan Shoes
Devon
£325
One Day Workshops Maximum of 5 students on each workshop. What Can I Make? This fun workshop is suitable for complete beginners and gives all the support, tuition and materials you need to make your very own pair of simple shoes or sandals from our range. Sole For unique style and total comfort, you will use a natural crepe sole (either Traditional Crepe soles - flat with a low heel, or a Crepe Wedge). We will be doing the soling after lasting overnight and posted to you when complete. (Postage...
Master craftsmen bespoke shoe course
Master craftsmen bespoke shoe course
London
£1480
10 days of traditional bespoke shoe making (cement sole construction) -learning to alter last for bespoke fit -in-depth patterning making (any design you want!) -clicking leather and closing with an industrial post bed machine -traditional hand lasting of upper and lining to a soak and moulded texon midsole. -corking, shanking and attaching randing -soling with choice of soling materail, (6mm leather bend/ coloured Micro soling sheeting.) -hand made heel stacking and finishing, using industrial sanding machine/ glass and bees wax

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