$1670 pp (1 - 2 persons per session) no previous experience needed, but an affinity to sewing, is useful.
Most slip-on or lace up styles - derby, chukka boot, maryjane, pump or simple loafer are suitable for this course.
Make a pair of simple leather sneakers, hand stitched with patterns and materials supplied. No machine stitching or lasts are used in this course. 2 sessions to complete, 10 am till 3pm with a lunch break.
Fees $340 pp, inclusive of all materials and some simple refreshments.
No previous experience needed. (up to 5 persons per session)
Hand stitch the upper to new sneaker soles with cushioned inserts - Vegan and upcycled options can be arranged.
Early bookings with foot sizing is essential to take part in the sneaker course.
Make a pair of simple leather sandals. Patterns and materials supplied. No machine stitching or lasts are used in this course. 2 sessions to complete, 10 am till 3pm with a lunch break.
Fees $290 pp, inclusive of all materials and some simple refreshments.
No previous experience needed. (up to 3 persons per session)
Make a Belt, Cuff or Pet-collar
Cost $90 pp (10am till 12.30pm, light refreshments provided after).
No experience neccessary, age from 12 yrs onwards.
Minimum two and up to 4 per session for the leather craft class.
Just a 35 minute ferry ride from down-town Auckland makes for a great daytrip. The island is a beautiful place to visit with art studios and vineyards galore, not to mention the gorgeous beaches and bush walks! Increase you knowledge of this craft while you spend a few nights & absorb some local flavour.
There are heaps of places to stay, from camping & glamping to studio
apartment or villa stays (find accomodation listings under various websites and
'pattern making tuition' 3 or 4 hour sessions
Email NOW for bookings - spaces are limited & early reservations are advised!
Pre-requisite: Sufficient previous shoemaking experience is essential to take up this module. Advancing what you have learned before to create that special pair.
Cost from $1500 pp including materials (5 to 8 days)
Already have some shoe making basics under your belt?
Create that masterpiece in the advanced course.
Specific modules in pattern cutting , closing, skiving, last adjustinging, or any other shoemaking skill you wish to harness. Sessions can be booked @ a half day from $150 pp.
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