Leatherwork: A Manual of Techniques (New edition)

Leatherwork: A Manual of Techniques (New edition)

By: Geoffrey West (author)Paperback

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Leather is a strong and versatile material, which is highly suitable for handicrafts. Anyone can learn the techniques of leatherworking, and with some basic tools and a little patience can produce articles that are both aesthetically pleasing and practical. This book offers advice on selection of tools and different types of leather; step-by-step instruction on the techniques of cutting, bevelling, burnishing, hand-stitching, carving, stamping, and thronging; tips on how to avoid common pitfalls; and a range of interesting projects.

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About Author

Geoffrey West studied Art and Design at Brixton School of Building. He is a craftsman of many years' experience and was a craft teacher at Morley College specializing in leatherwork. Resident - Croydon, Surrey

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/03/2005
  • ISBN13: 9781861267429
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9781861267429
  • weight: 460
  • ISBN10: 1861267428
  • edition: New edition

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