This course is the perfect introduction to making traditional leather goods as well as fashion accessories. It will provide you with the core skills to
# Gaining an understanding of different leather types and tools.
# Hand coloring of vegetable tanned leather.
# Becoming competent at using hand tools.
# Hand sewing with waxed thread and two needles.
# Understanding the process of manufacturing.
# Making a paper pattern and transferring it onto leather.
# Fitting and securing metal hardware, including zips.
# Edge finishing techniques.
# Maintenance and care of leather.
# Supplier information.
This includes a start-up toolbox to the value of R3 500, all material, refreshments and a light lunch.
50% deposit to secure the booking and balance 14 days prior to the course commencement date.
16 (Monday) 8:30 am - 20 (Friday) 5:00 pm
Saint Mary's Catholic Church
22 Beer Street, Rosemoor, George.
Cape Leatherinfo@capeleathertraining / 063 307 1779 / 063 327 6228