Get to know leatherwork by creating a belt or guitar strap that is as timeless and stylish as it is useful. Acquaint yourself with some of the basic techniques of leather crafting starting from a strip of natural vegetable tanned leather. You will learn beveling and burnishing techniques for nice, smooth edges. You will also learn how to punch holes, install hardware, as well as the staining and sealing process for a professional finish. A hand-crafted guitar strap or belt would be the perfect holiday gift for yourself or a loved one.
About the Instructor:
Jana Wolf spent over five years working in a leather shop where she learned the art of leathercrafting from seasoned veterans in the industry. She became a leathercraft instructor and her passion for teaching lead to her current career as an elementary school educator. Jana enjoys creating unique leather goods and has a passion for sharing her knowledge of leatherwork with others.
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