Leather Work 101

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ABOUT THIS EVENT
Event Category

Arts & DIY

Event Overview

Leather Work 101 is a solid introduction to leather work.


There are 4 projects to choose from and a variety of leathers and hardware. You can modify and create your own patterns as well. This is a fun, easy class and gives you a chance to make a few things out of leather like a cuff, a clutch or a belt you can give as gifts or just wear and enjoy yourself. Set a snap, attach a rivet, install eyelets.

Prerequisites

Age range: For mature teens to adults any age.

What's Provided

All materials, hardware, and use of tools are included in the tuition!

Please Note

This experience has a minimum of 3 students required to go forward. If we don’t reach, you’ll have the option to make it a private class, transfer to another date or experience, or receive a refund.

Cancellation Policy
Location
Chicago School of Shoemaking
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, #113
Chicago , IL , 60613

EVENT DETAILS

Date & Time

Location

Chicago School of Shoemaking

Price

$59 per Ticket

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Sara McIntosh

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Sara began shoemaking and has been working with leather since 1974. She taught Tammy Stams who was the former instructor for previous Dabble classes. She founded the Chicago School of Shoemaking in 2011. Her other interests include biking, reading, making music and getting together with friends and family.

EXPERIENCE REVIEWS

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    Dave S.
    Reviewed on 05/17/19

    What a great experience! This class will take you back to the shop class days of high school which are long gone...replaced by computer labs. Let's you appreciate the talent and skill that is required to work with leather. Amazing teacher who guides you along each step never just "doing it for you" but rather coaching you thru it so the experience is that much more rewarding at the end.

    What a great experience! This class will take you back to the shop class days of high school which are long gone...replaced by computer labs. Let's you appreciate the talent and skill that is required to work with leather. Amazing teacher who guides you along each step never just "doing it for you" but rather coaching you thru it so the experience is that much more rewarding at the end.

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    Haley H.
    Reviewed on 10/19/18

    Wonderful time! The teacher was patient and helpful, but allowed us to do the work ourselves and create a truly unique piece. Highly recommend for something new and fun!

    Wonderful time! The teacher was patient and helpful, but allowed us to do the work ourselves and create a truly unique piece. Highly recommend for something new and fun!

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    Jill S.
    Reviewed on 09/29/18

    This was a great experience! I am not a crafty or creative person, but they provide templates that you can follow as much or as little as you want. Our instructor was able to adjust to the learning levels of the group and ensured that no one was excluded, standing around waiting or wondering what to do. I definitely would love to go back!

    This was a great experience! I am not a crafty or creative person, but they provide templates that you can follow as much or as little as you want. Our instructor was able to adjust to the learning levels of the group and ensured that no one was excluded, standing around waiting or wondering what to do. I definitely would love to go back!

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