Create your very own leather belt. Participants will choose to make a wide (1.25") or skinny belt (0.75"). An assortment of buckles will be available to pick from. You’ll start your project with a blank strip of leather and hardware in hand. From there, you’ll get to design and color your own piece, using just your hands and manual tools. At the end of the workshop, you'll leave with a completely handmade and personalized belt, plus of a ton of knowledge and confidence. Some things you’ll do + learn: How to cut heavy weight leather How to use a leather punch How to tool leather How to bevel leather How to use a rivet setter How to design an attractive piece How to construct a wearable piece
Coffee & Tea
Materials & Tools
This workshop takes place at my studio. I'm situated in downtown Alameda; a charming little neighborhood filled with great restaurants, mom & pop shops and beautiful Victorian homes.
最多可有6位年满18周岁的参与者参加。 Please arrive on time. We will not be able to accommodate guests that are more than 15 minutes late. Due to the nature of tools used in class, all participants are required to sign a waiver in advance. Due to material and time…
(Optional) Bring a current belt and/or wear an outfit that you intend to pair with your piece.
Some experience helpful, but not necessary.