Traditional Leathercraft with Jack Miller: Simple Leather Pouch

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Leffler Leather

171 Kensington Road

West Melbourne, VIC 3003

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During this hands-on workshop, you will explore foundational skills of traditional leathercraft as you hand-craft your very own project.

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Traditional Leathercraft with Jack Miller: Simple Leather Pouch

Beginners and experienced are welcome.

During this hands-on workshop, you will explore foundational skills of traditional leathercraft as you hand-craft your very own project to walk away with.

Jack Miller from Akajack’s Leathercraft has been a Leather Craftsman for almost 40 years and has shared the craft with all ages for the past 20 years. He is keen to share his vast knowledge of leather and guide you through various fundamental techniques of traditional leathercraft that will enable you to make just about anything you possibly want out of leather, with your own personal flair.

The techniques involved are very easy to grasp and a range of skills can be mastered in one day.

Skills include:

A basic understanding of leather

Stamping, Carving, Embossing

Hand-stitching

Lacing, Braiding and Plaiting

Moulding

Bevelling and Burnishing edges

Colouring and Sealing

Setting Rivets and Press-studs

Plus a variety of modern knowledge and techniques that can add another dimension to your projects.

All tool usage, materials, refreshments and a light lunch will be provided.

This one-day workshop will set you up with the knowledge and skills to continue your endeavours in your own home and develop your own flavour over time.

You just need to bring along your inquisitive self and maybe a notebook to jot down some of the finer details. Additional take-home info on leather terminology is also provided.

Bonus!!!! You will receive our Wholesale Club Membership valued at $29.95 which will save you up to 30% on all purchases.

Special Bonus!!!! All attendeees will get an educational tour of our warehouse with infomation on all leather types and tanning techniques.

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Leffler Leather

171 Kensington Road

West Melbourne, VIC 3003

Australia

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