This full-day leathercraft workshop is a little more intensive than the small project workshop and participants have the option of creating a larger, and more complicated, piece than in the half-day workshop. Classes are small (four to six people) and held in our Broadview, working artist, studio.
Who This Class is For
Beginners welcome or anyone who wants to complete a leathercraft project in just one day.
What You Will Learn
Participants will learn about tools and materials used in leathercraft including pattern making, pyrography (branding), carving, dyeing, finishing, hand-sewing and adding basic hardware.
What You Will Take Home
Participants will have their choice of project including several small bag/clutch patterns from our original patterns. Each participant will go home with a finished project.
What You Need
Come ready to learn and ready to get addicted to a new crafting hobby!
Registrations for classes cannot be cancelled once made. If you cannot
make your class time you can reschedule at no cost up to two (2) weeks
prior to the class. Rescheduling fewer than 14 days to your scheduled
class, cancelling, or not showing up to the class will result in full
forfeiture of your class fee. In the rare event that a class is cancelled
due to instructor illness or inclement weather, a make-up class will be
scheduled or students may transfer their registration to another scheduled
class with available space. Class registration fees are non-refundable.
Moxie & Oliver
Caitlin McNamara Sullivan, the artist and designer behind Moxie & Oliver, has been a professional leather artist since 2004. Through beginning, advanced and private classes, Caitlin shares her knowledge of the materials, history and process, as well as her original leathercrafting techniques with her students. Introductory courses are based around a small project, giving students the satisfaction of completing their first piece, as well as the desire to create more. Advanced courses and private lessons allow students to pursue their own directions with expert guidance.
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