leather belt making at New Brewery Arts - Gloucestershire
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About the Course
Learn how to make your very own leather belt using traditional leatherworking techniques and hand-stitching.
In this one day workshop Kingsley will guide you through marking out, cutting, stitching and finishing a leather belt that is made to fit you perfectly. You will be working with full-grain leather and hardware carefully selected for making belts and will practice the traditional saddle stitch associated with leathercraft. No previous experience necessary.
All abilities welcome
You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st century accommodation, light and well-appointed with a craftsman’s attention to detail. We offer guest accommodation for up to 43 people over two floors in 14 rooms, with a choice of single, bunk, family and double bedrooms, 12 with en-suite facilities. A ground floor disabled-friendly room is also available. The hostel provides a stylish communal dining and relaxation area, self-catering kitchen, laundry facilities and lockers for your bike. As with all our courses and workshops these are led by experienced tutors and as you will be part of a small group there is plenty of time to focus on you.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
You will have access to tea, coffee and biscuits in the studio and a £5 voucher to spend in our cafe is included.
What you will need:
All tools and materials will be provided.
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Course Start DatesSaturday 24th February 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
- Suitable for stag and hen dos
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