Leatherwork : A Manual of Techniques, Paperback

Leatherwork : A Manual of Techniques Paperback


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.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 160 pages, 120 b&w photos, line drawings
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
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  • Category: Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts
  • ISBN: 9781861267429



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