Leathercraft For Beginners

Author: Ross C. Cramlet
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486452808
Size: 11.42 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The perfect introduction to an entertaining craft, this book features eleven practical projects, complete with photographic and illustrated directions. It also tell how to acquire material, tools, and equipment; how to design and decorate your projects; and how to dye, lace, finish, and attach snap fasteners and key plates. Projects include: Belts Bookmarks Key cases Coin purses Bag tag and strap Book and memo-pad covers Monogram designs Suitable for beginners of all ages, this guide offers a great way to learn a timeless craft that's fun to do and that yields one-of-a-kind items ideal for selling or gift giving.

Boys Life

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Format: PDF
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Boys' Life is the official youth magazine for the Boy Scouts of America. Published since 1911, it contains a proven mix of news, nature, sports, history, fiction, science, comics, and Scouting.

Complete Leatherwork

Author: Katherine Pogson
Publisher: Anova Books
ISBN: 9781843404842
Size: 48.53 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Offers instructions on creating fashion accessories and household products with leather, along with a list of essential tools and descriptions of techniques to use in order to mold the material.


Author: Linda Sue Eastman
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9781565233706
Size: 44.75 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A guide to leatherwork for children introduces the materials, tools, and techniques of the craft and provides instructions for projects from a bookmark to a cell phone case.

How To Work Leather

Author: Matthew Jones
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537034409
Size: 33.29 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Learn everything you need to get started with leather craft in one afternoon - even if you are a beginner!Leather working is a satisfying and fun hobby. With this quick-start guide you'll discover how easy it is to make beautiful, creative gifts.If you've ever wondered how to get started with leather working, or want to jump back into it, this book is a must.Matt Jones takes you step-by-step through understanding the basics of leatherworking, to creating your first leather projects. The patterns are classic and hand drawn with details, including: leather bag, leather belt, leather purses and more...You will learn:* The tools for working with leather, what they are and where to get them* How to get started leather working* Simple leather stitches * The cleanest way to cut leather and the tools you need to do it right* How to create a leather purse, belt, billfold, picture frame and moreWith * Hand-drawn illustrations of tools and patterns* Step-by-step techniques for creating gorgeous leather projects* Basic stitches and tools* Tips for making it look great10 Vintage Leatherworking Projects to inspire you, including: leather handbags, leather purses, leather patterns, supplies, dyes, and tooling. With 10 beginner projects.Written clearly and concisely, this book covers the basic of leather working techniques. Essential book for any leather workers library.

Popular Science

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Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

Basic Leathercrafting

Author: Elizabeth Letcavage
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811744249
Size: 29.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Step-by-step instructions and photos illustrate basic leathercrafting techniques: choosing leather, stamping and decorating, stitching and lacing, and finishing.


Author: Chris Taylor
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1785000578
Size: 51.22 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Leatherwork is a centuries-old craft which is as absorbing and enjoyable today as ever. This book introduces the basic tools and techniques needed before explaining more advanced ideas for designing and decorating leather. With an easy-to-follow text, step-by-step photographs and explanatory line drawings, this practical book describes how to use those techniques to make handmade items with a professional finish.Topics covered include: a guide to leather and the tools used for leatherworking; basic techniques including joining leather and plaiting; design and cutting patterns; decoration - curving, stamping and colouring; projects ranging from making boxes to a bridle; care and repair of leather. The versatility of leather makes it an ideal medium for creativity and experimentation, and this practical book explains the techniques that can be used to make a range of objects. Beautifully illustrated with 180 step-by-step photographs and 20 explanatory line drawings.