Learn some of the age old techniques and skills of leather working and make your own sturdy and functional leather card wallet.
In this Beginner Class you can learn to cut, stitch and burnish edges by hand, working with high quality kangaroo leather. Using locally sourced, Australian kangaroo leather and other high quality materials, you will learn about the different tools and techniques used in all hand made leather work.
This Work-Shop will teach you some of the basics of leather working that will be the foundation to many other leather projects.
About the tutor:
Shane from Bad Quality Goods' goal is to create timeless handmade leather goods with an emphasis on simplicity and minimal design aesthetic.After 5 years of creating and finessing skills, Bad Quality Goods is stocking in shops in Sydney and working on collaborations with other well known Australian brands. All products are completely handmade using ethically sourced Australian kangaroo leather, high quality Italian cowhide and beautiful NZ cowhide thats has been designed to be as strong as possible using age-old techniques to last a lifetime.
- This Work-Shop will teach you some of the basics of leather working that will be the foundation to many other leather projects.
- You will leave with your own unique and self made leather card wallet. That includes bragging rights!
- All materials supplied
Something comfy to use a mallet in.
Any skill level :)
Vendor since 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. If you do miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email email@example.com to organise a refund or transfer.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
- Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.