Learn Leathercraft - An Introduction for Beginners: Make a leather bag

Duration: One Day

Price: £95

Run by: The Black Smith Company

Contact: stephen wills


This course is also taught online.


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About the Course

You will learn to make a leather clutch bag/purse. This course is designed to introduce you to the world of leathercraft. Here you will learn to cut out a template, puncture the holes, measure the holes, stitching techniques - such as saddle technique and an introduction to different punching and edging techniques. The places are limited to 2 persons. This course can also be taught online at intervals of 2, 4 and 8 hours. Some people prefer this option. If you do not have your own tools I can advise you where you can obtain them. No bookings will be confirmed unless a deposit is paid or payment is made in full on the day. No Gift Vouchers will be issued unless payment has been made.

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What's included in the price?

All materials and tools. Drinks provided. Bring your own lunch or there are various locations in close proximity to where the course takes place.

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

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