Short courses in contemporary leather accessories design by Katherine Pogson, London
Explore the world of luxury leathergoods on this enjoyable introductory weekend. Katherine Pogson, will demonstrate classic leather-working tools and techniques, and show you how to adapt these for contemporary use. Exploit the tactile qualities of leather to create high quality products including belts, cuffs, wallets, purses and more.
This newly developed, practical course focuses on the design and construction of the hand-stitched fashion handbag. Working in premium vegetable-tanned leathers and fine calf skin, you will discover a range of skills and make your very own handbag.
March - Leather Fashion Accessories: Wallets, Belts & Small Leather Goods
April - The Hand-stitched Handbag 1 - Beginners
May - Leather Moulding: Boxes & bags
June - Surface Decoration
July - The Hand-stitched Handbag 2 - Continuers, Intermediate
August - Designer Courses Summer School
September - Design a Handbag: Design development & Pattern-cutting