A small and friendly one day workshop, supervised by Catherine Edwards, Leather Designer Maker.
The 'Leather Strap' one day workshop is a great way to introduce yourself to working with leather using the best British Leather sourced from a small family run tannery in the West Midlands.
Make your own personalised belt, in a choice of colours and finishes using best quality British leather. Or make a Dog Collar & Lead or a Leather Guitar/Ukulele Strap, the choice is yours.
Under the expert guidance of Catherine you will cover a range of techniques and skills, with all tools and materials provided.
cut straps and belt loops
punch ends and buckle slots
bevel and dye edges
skive buckle end turnover, loops and strap end
fit buckle and punch stitch and rivet holes
rivet and stitch
glue loops and punch stitch holes
mark belt holes and punch
wax finish and assemble
punch initials or name