Join Melbourne shoemaker and accessory master Emma Greenwood in this inspiring leather-craft workshop. You'll learn simple leather cutting and construction techniques, experiment with a variety of bright coloured and metallic kid leathers, AND make a collection of hand crafted accessories including snap coin purse, pencil case, earrings and beaded tassel key-ring. This workshop is perfect for people wanting to try leather craft or more experienced makers wanting whip up a handful handcrafted items in a new material.
Students are welcome to bring in their own materials (leather/beads/findings) to experiment with on the day.
Price includes kid leather hides, metal hardware, silver jewellery findings and delicious morning tea
Participants will also receive a copy of the Leather chapter from our book The Craft Companion, covering additional stitching, binding and construction techniques and a leather bag pattern to inspire future craft adventures BONUS!
WHEN: Sunday November 20, 10 am - 1.30 pm
WHERE: HANDMADELIFE studio
Queen Victoria Market, 155 Victoria Street Melbourne
HOW MUCH: $100 (Includes all materials and ace afternoon tea)
By using the discount code ‘handmadelifer’ Craft members and friends can get 10% ticket prices.