Projects

Thank you for your interest in learning refined leatherworking.

Our program consists of predetermined projects.  Listed below is a list of all projects taught and concepts learned by level. 

Please give us a call at (415) 750-9910 or send us an email at office@amblardleatheratelier.com if you have any further questions.  

We look forward to working with you.

Level 1:

  1. Pattern Making + Saddle Stitching + Edge Finishing 
  2. Card Case: 1 Point of Symmetry
  3. Checkbook Cover or Notebook Cover: Reinforcement Project + Embossed Initials (optional)
  4. Billfold Wallet: 2 Points of Symmetry
  5. Eyeglass Case: Covered Snap
  6. Zip Pouch: Zipper on Mould
  7. Tray: Leather Cutout + Appliqué + Corner Stitching

 

Level 2:

  1. Envelope Clutch: 3-Sided Gusset
  2. Card Wallet w/ Zip Pocket: 3-Sided Gusset + Pocket Placement
  3. Clutch: 2-Sided Gusset + Flat Pocket + Magnetic Closure + Batting + Shaping
  4. Tote (started): 3-Sided Gusset + Handle Attachment + Zip Pocket + Gusseted Pocket

 

Level 3:

  1. Tote (finished): 3-Sided Gusset + Flat Handles + Handle Attachment + Zip Pocket + Gusseted Pocket
  2. Cube: Hand Skiving
  3. Card Case: Hand Skiving Reinforcement Exercise
  4. Structured Bag (started): 2-Sided Gusset + Round Handles + Structured Bottom + Purse Feet + Flap Closure

 

Level 4:

  1. Structured Bag (finished): 2-Sided Gusset + Round Handles + Structured Bottom + Purse Feet + Flap Closure
  2. Machine Stitched Tote: Drop-in Lining + French Seam + Binding + Piping
  3. Machine Skiver: Splitting Leather + Skiving Leather 
  4. Card Case: Machine Spitting + Machine Skiving Reinforcement Project