Make a Belt Workshop
Make a Belt Workshop Leather Belt Making Workshop with Cherryl McIntyre | East Coast Leather, Brisbane Australia Leather Belt Making Workshop with Cherryl McIntyre | East Coast Leather Make a Belt Workshop

CLASS TIME:  9:30am - 2:30pm - Saturday 26 March 2022

LOCATION:  The Leather Shed, 130 Kingfisher Road, Mount Cotton

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You will make a 38mm Belt, colours available Brown, Dk Brown and Black

Leathercrafting just like any other skill, requires not only practise but also the correct techniques upon which to properly build those skills.

At East Coast Leather we provide an ongoing series of hands-on workshops that covers many different projects.

Ever wonder what goes into making a luxury leather belt?

Together we’ll explore the techniques of making a quality leather belt.

This five-hour workshop will focus on the materials necessary to make a custom belt using the correct tools and how to use them. You will learn basic leathercrafting techniques on how to cut leather, measure and make a belt to fit, bevel, burnish, skive (reduce thickness) attach a buckle and keeper, set hardware and dress the leather edges, to a professional finish and go home with a belt that will last.

This is a great course for people who have wanted to try their hands at creating your own luxury leather goods but don’t know how to start or are looking to have a better foundation. 

Along the way you will also gain some insight into working with leather, its structure and layers, find out the difference between full-grain and genuine leather.

A fun and practical workshop suitable for beginners, or anyone in need of a fancy new belt! Learn from a master of the craft Cherryl McIntyre, who has many years of experience.

Bring along an old belt to take a measurement or waist or hip measurement.

All tools and equipment supplied



"Cherryl, your beginners class at East Coast Leather today was so informative, you have shown me how to properly use so many different tools, I would like to thank you very much for the extra time you took to demonstrate the different designs to make and the right leathers to use, I just can't wait for the next class to start."
- W Clayton, Queensland

"Thank you Cherryl for the "how to make a leather belt "class as usual your tutorage was top class, you make everything so easy to understand, now I am confident I can tackle a belt with no problems. Thanks!"
- W Laszl, Wagga Wagga

"Cherryl, I would like to thank you very muck for the class today, in showing us how to apply the different colour dyes on leather, it was an eye opener for me, and I would like to put my name down for the next class at East Coast Leather Please, your tutorage is the best I have ever come across."
- V Northward, Ipswich



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