Leatherwork: Guitar Straps and Belts - The Homestead ATL
Sat., Sept. 14, 1 p.m. 2013
$45 + $25 supply fee ($35 + $25 for Georgia Organics members)
Get to know leatherwork by creating a belt or guitar strap that is as timeless and stylish as it is useful. Acquaint yourself with some of the basic techniques of leather crafting starting from a strip of natural vegetable tanned leather. You will learn beveling and burnishing techniques for nice, smooth edges. You will also learn how to punch holes, install hardware, as well as the staining and sealing process for a professional finish.