This course will explore traditional leatherwork skills, involving basic cutting, edging, heat creasing, staining and polishing of leather. To achieve these specific tasks various traditional hand tools will be available for students to use and develop their leather working skills.
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Hand stitching leather will be a particular focus.
The above skills will support students in making small leather accessories or undertaking repairs to extend the usable life of damaged leather goods where visible mending preserves their history. Persons undertaking the evening course will need to pay for buckles and some other ancillary items