Introduction to Carving WorkshopEast Coast Leather
CLASS TIME: 9:30am - 2:30pm Saturday 24 July 2021
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Find the inner creative artist in you!
This workshop is designed for those with no previous experience.
Become acquainted with the leather crafter's all-essential swivel knife and the designed use of embossing / carving tools. Learn about moisture content, then how to create beautiful designs for your projects.
The emphasis will be on western style carving, students will be shown how to correctly use the appropriate tools to achieve results as per the ‘Al Stohlman’ step by step techniques., so you understand the correct method of tool application to be confident tooling other designs.
Also covered will be the basic steps on Inverted carving.
This workshop is limited to ten students to ensure everyone receives personal attention.
All tools, including swivel knife will be supplied by the tutor for you to use at no additional cost.
Internationally recognised for her talent and contribution to the leather industry, Cherryl McIntyre has been perfecting her craft for more than 30 years. An exceptional teacher, President and founding member of the Leather Crafters Association of Queensland, and Director of Exquisite Leather, this Brisbane based Leather Artisan has travelled the world sharing her skills.
You might like to know, Cherryl was the first ever to be presented with the prestigious Al Stohlman Award outside of the U.S.!
Cherryl has also coordinated the largest event for Leather Crafters (of all skill levels) in Australia and New Zealand, Dimensions in Leather, since 1994.
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