Here are our new dates for September and beyond, together with a sneak preview of dates for 2015…(more...)
Master a range of leather construction techniques over six evenings, while you develop your own design project. Each week introduces a new method or process, as well as giving you time to work on your individual designs. Whether its small leather goods, bike accessories, bags or body adornments, come and start that project!
This weekend course focuses on techniques for surface decoration and manipulation, suitable for jewellery, small leather goods and fashion. Experiment with embossing, moulding, gilding, foiling and a host of other ways to develop original, covetable objects to wear and hold.
This inspiring and fast-paced course shows you how to transform ideas into original designs, and express your own signature style. You will practice methods of design development and presentation, and learn how to transform a vision into a fully resolved 3D pattern for a handbag or other fashion accessory collection.
This is the classic Designer Course, and our most popular weekend! Make your own handbag in leather or fabric, guided through the detailed construction process by leather expert Katherine Pogson.
This fun-packed weekend focuses on small leather goods and gift items, ideal for that lovingly hand-made festive gift! Introducing simple leather techniques for both hard and soft leathers, you will learn how to make leather belts, small boxes, purses and simple wallets, together with cuffs, neckpieces, key rings, tassels and more.
Do you love handbags? Can you never find the perfect one? This inspiring course over six evenings, shows you how to uncover your signature style, present your ideas in a clear and lively way and develop original patterns for your own designs.
Learn how to make fitted gloves by hand in fine leather. This is the only course in London, and one of very few in the whole country, where you can learn this fascinating art.
This inspiring and fast-paced course shows you how to transform ideas into original designs, and develop your own signature style. You will practice methods of origination and presentation, and learn how to transform a vision into a fully resolved 3D pattern for a handbag or other fashion accessory collection.
Our most popular weekend! The classic Designer Course shows you how to make your own handbag in leather or fabric, guided through the detailed construction process by leather expert Katherine Pogson.
Learn how to exploit the tactile qualities of leather to create high quality lproducts to your own design. Katherine Pogson, designer, and author of Complete Leatherwork, introduces a range of construction, decoration and hand-finishing techniques for leather goods and fashion accessories, including belts, cuffs, wallets, purses, boxes and more.
Material Consequences is the latest collaboration between four designer-makers united by a thoughtful, innovative, and often playful, approach to materials.
This weekend course focuses on how to make simple small bags and other fashion accessories from soft leather. Learn how to sew leather by machine and hand, and explore surface decoration techniques including embroidery, appliqué, foiling and studwork for making purses, belts and other body adornments.