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Trdaitional Leather Belt Workshop

  • 20 Jul 2024 - 22 Jul 2024
  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • £95.00
  • Activities Room, Arlington Court, a property manged by the National Trust,,nr Barnstaple
  • Textiles

Join Red (AKA Adam Morigan) for a relaxed and informative day of traditional leatherwork. Starting with an introduction to traditional leather production, learn more about this ancient material. Learn principles of design, leather cutting, traditional hand stitching and finishing to make your own belt to last a life time. Design and produce your own hand stitched leather belt, using locally sourced oak tanned leather, with a traditional solid brass buckle, learn to burnish, emboss and polish a bespoke belt to last a lifetime. Over 16's only, lunch break 1-2pm to enjoy Arlington Court. Keep a belt for life at the end!