WORKSHOP: Leather tool tote
Nov
20
to Nov 21

WORKSHOP: Leather tool tote

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Tote your tools in style in a sturdy, hand-sewn leather tool tote. This open-top hold-all is perfect for anything from carving tools to knitting supplies. In this popular course, students will learn foundational skills that can be applied to future projects. We will use the traditional two-needle saddle stitch and hand tools to make a beautiful case that will last for years.

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Copy of WORKSHOP: Leather tool tote
Apr
25
to Apr 26

Copy of WORKSHOP: Leather tool tote

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Tote your tools in style in a sturdy, hand-sewn leather tool tote. This open-top hold-all is perfect for anything from carving tools to knitting supplies. In this popular course, students will learn foundational skills that can be applied to future projects. We will use the traditional two-needle saddle stitch and hand tools to make a beautiful case that will last for years.

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WORKSHOP: Leather journal case
Sep
12
9:00 AM09:00

WORKSHOP: Leather journal case

Learn the foundational skills of hand sewn saddle stitched leatherwork as you make a small pocket wallet and a beautiful case for a journal. We will discuss construction, surface decoration, basic wet molding, and leather care, and you will leave with a case that will develop a deep, rich color as it protects your deepest thoughts and oldest grocery lists for many years to come. These are sized to fit the popular 5” x 8.25” Moleskine Classic Notebook.

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WORKSHOP: Hand-sewn leather clutch
Jul
6
9:00 AM09:00

WORKSHOP: Hand-sewn leather clutch

Learn the foundational skills of leatherwork while making a fun and funky clutch that will turn heads at the co-op and coffee shop. This bag has pockets, a removable wrist strap, and brass hardware. We will use the traditional two-needle saddle stitch and hand tools to make a beautiful case that will last for years. This is a relaxing, machine-free way to construct objects of great beauty and integrity.

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Sew a leather journal case at North House Folk School
Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Sew a leather journal case at North House Folk School

This one-day class is a great introduction to leatherwork. You will learn about leather selection, sewing with the traditional 2-needle saddle stitch, surface decoration, and how to care for leather goods, all in the fun and supportive environment of North House Folk School. These cases fit the classic 5”x8.25” Moleskine notebook (not supplied), which can be readily purchased at book shops and art supply stores.

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Hand sewn Leather Workshop, North House Folk School
Jun
24
to Jun 25
Nov
2
to Nov 17

Adult Slöjd: Traditional Saddle Stitched Leather, American Swedish Institute

THIS CLASS IS FULL

Come join me for a three-week Wednesday night series at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. Learn how to make useful and stylish small leather goods for yourself, or make some gifts for the upcoming holiday season. Three consecutive Wednesday nights, Nov 2, 9, 16, from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Click here for further details.

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