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Introduction to Leather Working

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

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Learn how to work with leather while making a small card holder.

About this Event

In this course, we are going to cover the basics of the leatherwork.

First, we start by exploring various types of leathers and then dive into basic leather tools followed by the technique of cutting, hand stitching and backstitching. We finish off the learning with the techniques of edge painting. Then for the practical part, students will make a small credit cardholder as a souvenir.

This class will also cover:

  • Understanding leather types and usage
  • Learning about threads and needles
  • Learning the names and the functions of tools used in hand leatherwork
  • Posture and positions
  • Stitching basics
  • Edge creasing basics
  • edge painting basics

Please note, due to COVID-19, the following measures are now in place for this class:

  • Everyone must wash their hands upon entering the building.
  • Non-medical masks must be worn for the duration of the class. Everyone will be required to bring their own masks.
  • Nitrile gloves will be provided and must be worn for the duration of the class
  • Bleach and paper towels will be available to sanitize tools if extra sanitization is needed.
  • Everyone must practice physical distancing and stay 6’ apart during the class when possible.

Duration: 3 Hours

Project: Credit Card Holder

Pre-requisites: None

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?

The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a guardian or 18 otherwise.  

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?

MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?

If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?

Refunds (minus Eventbrite fees) or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class.

What happens if I show up late?

Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

Canada

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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