Last Updated:

February 7, 2019

Dates:

Start: Saturday 16 February, 2019
Finish: Saturday 16 February, 2019

Traditional Leather Craft Workshop

Saturday, February 16 2-6pm

 

Learn the basics of traditional leather crafts. Kingsley Walters will teach you how to make a belt, a cardholder or a phone case with traditional leather craft techniques, including use of saddlery tools, sewing leather by hand, cutting patterns and maintenance of leather.

A set of tools, a range of leathers and metal fittings are provided. Patterns, workshop notes and a ‘Suppliers List’ will be available for those wishing to continue to develop their range after the workshop.

Kingsley Walters is originally trained in tailoring, from working with high quality denim he became captivated with leather and leather-craft. He makes practical and durable pieces, utilising traditional hand-crafted methods of Leather, no machinery is involved in the production. All the leather is naturally vegetable-dyed, traceable to source and purchased here in London. Kingsley now runs his own studio in East London and is selling his leather products in multiple shops the UK.

 

Please purchase a ticket at:

 

https://billetto.co.uk/e/traditional-leather-craft-workshop-tickets-333269

 

Or get in touch with us via school@storeprojects.org

 

The workshop is open to a maximum of 10 participants (age 16+) on a first come, first served basis. Attendance at the workshop costs £35 (£25 students) with all proceeds supporting the SCHOOL SCHOOL after school club for the local state school students.