Learn classic leather working skills and make your own leather phone sleeve in this 3 hour, project-based leathercraft for beginners workshop with leather crafter & designer Katie Engelhardt from Studio Liebling.
Using locally sourced, Australian veg tanned leather and colourful Kangaroo leather, you will customise a pattern to suit your phone size, learn the traditional technique of saddle-stitching and choose from some pretty ace leather and thread colours to further personalise your very own snazzy leather smart-phone sleeve!
Along the way you will also gain some insight into the different types of leather, its structure and layers, find out the difference between “full-grain” and “genuine” leather, how to properly care for your leather items and a little about the local leather industry and practices.
A fun, skills-based workshop suitable for the absolute beginner up to those wanting to expand their leather-crafting skills. Leather, materials and taools to use on the day will be supplied.
What you'll get
• Full grain, natural Veg tanned leather and colourful Kangaroo leather
• Colourful assortment of waxed threads to choose from
• Tools to use on the day
• A take-home kit that includes useful tips, your own needles and instructions so you can practice your new skills at home
• Everything you need to make your own excellent custom phone case
what to bring
Just yourself (and your phone)!
Be sure to check out our Terms & Conditions before grabbing a ticket.