Zip Tooled Clutch Workshop

LOCATION: East Coast Leather  - 130 Kingfisher Road, Mount Cotton, QLD 4165

DATE: Saturday 15 August 2020

CLASS TIME: 9.30am to 3.30 pm

This fashion statement Clutch Kit comes with a wrist strap

Be creative and learn the basic steps and tool applications to make this fabulous fashion clutch purse using vegetable tanned natural cow hide.

The workshop will cover learning many techniques, tips and hints on moisture content, how to use leather craftools to create interesting patterns, giving this project your personal touch by adding your own creativity!

Students are encouraged to develop their own individual styles and are helped to experiment and explore the creative potential of leather

My aim is to inspire you to get creative and learn new techniques and skills

What you will learn

Techniques, including cutting, creative stamping, how to colour using a combination of Leather dyes and Antique finishes.

 I will discuss and demonstrate the many varied options working with the combination of both dyes, finishing edges, how to prepare Kangaroo lace for a smooth finished edge, set rivets, snaps and other hardware.

The clutch is finished with a kangaroo laced edge.

Just bring yourself, all tools and equipment supplied by the tutor for you to use during the workshops. you will walk away with heaps of knowledge for your future projects.


TEACHER: Cherryl McIntyre