Make a small leather card holder by applying traditional leathercraft techniques. You will be working on high quality Italian vegetable tanned leather and learn to use leathercraft tools. The leather card holder will have a single card slip pocket and will fit up to 4-5 cards. It will be a great opportunity to learn basic concept of leathercraft and to try out on your own after the class.
To book our regular Tuesday and Thursday evening classes (6:30 - 8:30pm), please click hereand reserve your place.
If the timing isn't great for you, you can also book a private session. Please add this into your cart and write your preferred dates/times to us during the check-out.
To start : You will be guided to our workshop once you arrive. (More details in the email.) We will start the course by sharing our understanding around leathercraft history and industry. You will have a chance to learn different types of learthers and leathercraft techniques.
What you will make : A leather card holder with one card slip pocket
How long you will do : The course will run for 2 - 2:30 hours.
When : As you are reserving a private session, we can schedule it anytime you prefer during Monday-Saturday (10am - 8pm) and Saturday (12pm - 4pm). Please write your preferred dates/times during your check-out. You will receive an email confirmation shortly after your booking, usually within one working day.
Where : Craft Central, London, E14 3AE
How you will do : You will have an induction to pattern cutting and essential skills to handle leathercraft tools. You will select colours/types of leathers and threads. You will learn how to make stitching holes on leathers and hand-stitching techniques. You will stitch them with two needles using saddle stitching method. If the time allows, you will also be able to stamp your names or initials on your card holders.
What to bring : None. We will provide you leathers and tools.
For private sessions, we can accept up to 4 people in one class.
The course is designed for everyone who wants to learn basic concept of leathercraft or anyone who loves to try out new craft ideas. The course is tightly organised for any complete beginners to learn to make a pre-designed leather item (as pictured unless otherwise stated). After the course, you should be able to create similar projects on your own.
We will welcome you with a glass of Prosecco, tea and coffee. (And some snacks!)
Join us and make a special gift for yourself or for someone special.
Bookings for private parties (e.g., hen do) or company events, pleasecontact us for further details.
Cancellation Policy : Please kindly note that we do not accept cancellation.
Gift Vouchers : The ticket can be purchased as a gift voucher so that you can give it to anyone. Please write "GIFT for [the person's name]" during your check-out.
Please kindly note that the ticket is not transferrable. Each ticket is only available under the purchaser's name. Alternatively please purchase the ticket as a gift (as above).
We reserve the right to modify and change course details within similar product/skill ranges.