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M280 - The Shoe Cobblers Journal

Erin Keck
9:00 - 4:30
Wednesday - April 26

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$ 150  

Learn Metal Etching and Leather Tooling In The Same Class.
 In this workshop students will be constructing a journal made from Sole leather that is used for making shoe soles, thus the name of this journal. We will cover an introduction to working with leather and leather dyeing. Students will learn the art of metal etching using Ferric Chloride. We will learn my hinge design that allows us to add paper to our journals. Each Student will leave with a finished 5”X7” Journal and a wealth of knowledge.

Class Materials fee: $30.00 payable to instructor at beginning of class includes:
Leather, Copper, Hardware, Etching Solution, All other materials needed to work with.

Students will need to provide: apron, lap towel, chain nose pliers, round nose pliers, metal file, Tin Snips, Wire cutters. 15 pieces of 90lb. Water color paper cut 10” X 6.5”

Click here for a printable page

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