Get Started in Leather Crafting: Step-by-Step Techniques and Tips for Crafting Success (Spiral Bound)
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Discover leather crafting, an enjoyable craft that lasts a lifetime!
Must-have guidefor working with leather
Beginner-friendlyto help you get started, and a concise reference for experienced leather artists
Learn essential techniqueswith comprehensive presentations of the basics of leather preparation, how to use stamps, punches, cutters, & other tools, coloring, applying finishes, and assembly
Learn skills & tips from crafting expertsfrom forming, moulding, & embossing to creative stitching, lacing, & braiding
Step-by-step with color photos, including a traditional floral carving project
Historic, classic, creative, and fun, leather crafting is a craft for all ages! Whether you are just a beginner looking to get started, or an experienced leather artist in need of a concise reference,Get Started in Leathercraftingis your guide to an enjoyable craft that lasts a lifetime.
Master leather artisans Tony and Kay Laier introduce you to the basics of leather preparation, and show you how to use stamps, punches, cutters, and other essential tools. They provide expert tips on edge finishing methods, and take you step-by-step through a traditional floral carving project.
From forming, moulding, and embossing leather to creative stitching, lacing, and braiding, this book will teach you the skills you'll need to make beautiful belts, wallets, purses, holsters, cases, jewelry, home accessories, and more. Get started leather crafting with confidence!
Publisher : Design Originals; First edition (August 11, 2017)