Leather Lab 1.0
Beginners welcome! Be guided through the process from hide to finished product as you work on projects that demonstrate the basics of working with leather including: cutting, punching, hand sewing, riveting, snap setting, finishing and care. Choose your project when you arrive. Options include: clutch, long wallet, knot cross body, valet tray, glasses case or coin purse. All supplies included.
A variety of colors will also be available to choose from (black, different shades of brown, tan and even a few bright colors). Offered in partnership with Merchant Leather.
Dan Horan is the owner/founder of Merchant Leather. Merchant Leather is a designer and producer of classically styled, handmade leather goods. Each piece is cut, punched, saddled-stitched and finished by hand. Merchant Leather also strives to pass on the tradition of working with leather by teaching students of all ages the basics of hand-sewing and design in classes throughout the Midwest.Learn more at www.merchantleather.com.