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Introduction to leather craft - leather coin purse and keyring

Introduction to leather craft - leather coin purse and keyring

Duration: 2.00pm - 5.30pm

Price: £45

Contact: Deborette at Deborette-Creative

Studio 1 Keyhill Drive
West Midlands
B18 5NY

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.
Sunday 17th May 2020

About the Course

A great introduction to leathercraft. Make a leather coin purse and key ring using vegetable tanned leather. You will be shown how to use leather making tools safely and to hand sew leather.

The workshop is suitable for adults – beginners.

You will select your own design from a pre-made template.
Experiment with making holes for your purse, stamping letters and using rivets.
Cut your purse and key ring out using a craft knife.
Sew your purse by hand using a lacing pony.
Apply your own chosen finish.
Class is appropriate for: Adults - beginners

Class size: 6 (maximum)

Deborette is a qualified teacher of Art and Design and Design Technology. She has 16+ years teaching experience in a secondary school environment. She began making leather goods around four years ago and started the brand B18 Leather, which she sells online and at events.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are provided.

Complimentary coffee, tea, soft drinks, and biscuits are available with this workshop.

If your interested in this workshop and would like to do it as a group activity for a celebration such as a birthday or hen party, please get in contact. I can work with you on a suitable date.

If you choose to make a day or weekend trip to the historic Jewellery Quarter, there are many bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from - not forgetting museums. I can guide you on where to eat, stay and visit.

Want to review this course?

I had a great day learning about leathercraft. The purse was simple but excellent for beginners. I learnt to use many new tools and new techniques in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Deborette is an excellent teacher and very patient. The pace was good and nothing seemed rushed. I went away knowing that I could tackle simple leathercraft projects and from there build up my knowledge of this craft.

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