INTRODUCTION TO LEATHER WORK: MAKE AND DECORATE A LEATHER BELT
Sat 24 Sept | 10.00am – 4.30pm | £40.00
Turn a piece of raw leather into a beautiful and unique hand tooled and dyed belt under the expert guidance of award-winning milliner, costume fabricator and textile artist Enda Kenny. This workshop with demonstrations, will teach you how to handle and cut tooling leather, add designs and decoration to the leather’s surface. Hand dye a leather belt and learn how to care for leather. You will complete your bespoke belt by adding a buckle for a good fit.
All materials and tools will be supplied. Please bring an overall, apron or old shirt to protect clothing from leather dyes and pigments. Latex gloves will be supplied but if you prefer, please supply gloves to protect your hands when using leather dyes.
Max No: 8 | Suitable for age 16+ | Tutor: Enda Kenny