Workshop: Backpack with Leather Piping - 4 Days
We are very excited to offer this new workshop that has been developed and will be instructed by Amelie Amblard. In 4 full days + homework you will create a fully hand stitched backpack with piping.
Prerequisite: Hand skiving
Student has to have completed the Level 3: Skiving Cube or Hand Skiving 1 - Leather Cuff workshop.
September 9, September 16, October 7, October 14
Time: 10a - 6p, lunch from 1-2p
Please note, students will need to be able to saddlestitch at home to complete required homework.
New concepts taught:
- Piping - Handstitched & Finished/Covered
- Exposed Zipper Leather Lined Pocket
- Zipper in Gusset
- Thin Rope Handle Technique
- Measurement and placement of straps.
The following are provided:
Pattern, Instructions, French Grain Leather, and all findings.
All tools are available for use in our studio.
If desired, please bring your own work apron.
Maximum 6 students