Join MASS Collective to learn the basics of leatherworking from Sarah Green of CORD shoes in order to produce a one of a kind leather bag.
The course will cover the following topics: Design, Measuring and tracing, Basic fitting, Fringing, embossing, and adornment, Awling and Handsewing
This is a two part course, with the first course occuring on Saturday, the second on Sunday. Class will run from 9:30 AM until 3:30 PM both days with a break for lunch.
Either the Hand Stitched Wallet course or the Belts and Collars course are a prerequisite to this course.
About the Instructor:
Sarah was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She attended Parsons School of Design in New York City, where she graduated with a degree in Architecture with a focus on Affordable Housing.
After graduating, Sarah worked in millwork shops. She lived in New Orleans from 2010-2012, working as a designer at an affordable housing non-profit, as well as working at several furniture shops.
Sarah returned to Atlanta to set up a small shoemaking shop in 2012. She spent 2013 in Doylestown, PA, working and studying under a master shoemaker before returning to Atlanta to officially launch Cord Shoes and Boots.
COST: $250 - 10% discount for Homestead Atlanta Members (with Membership Discount Code)
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