Instructor: Sarah Green
Summary: In this class, each student will make a belt or dog collar of their own design.
Description: Each student will have natural, veg tanned Hermann Oak leather to work with. This leather may be dyed or left in its natural state, offering a wide range of design options.If making a belt, students will choose the width, length and hardware to be used for their belt. Some possibilities include a standard heel bar belt, double ring belt, or muse belt. Dog collars can be madefor small, medium, large, or Xtra large dogs. All dog collar hardware is solid black.
The class will cover the following topics:
- Designing/ patterning
- Dying leather
- Finishing veg tan leather
- Installing rivets and hardware
- Beveling and finishing edges
For more samples of Sarah's work and designs check out her website: https://cordshoes.com/
Ticket Sales end two days before the event begins.
Please be prepared to supply an contact phone number in case of last minute scheduling changes.
About the Instructor:
Sarah was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. She attended Parsons School of Design in New York City, where she graduated with a degree in Architecture with a focus on Affordable Housing.
After graduating, Sarah worked in millwork shops. She lived in New Orleans from 2010-2012, working as a designer at an affordable housing non-profit, as well as working at several furniture shops.
Sarah returned to Atlanta to set up a small shoemaking shop in 2012. She spent 2013 in Doylestown, PA, working and studying under a master shoemaker before returning to Atlanta to officially launch Cord Shoes and Boots.
She recently won Creative Loafing's BEST Of Atlanta: Best Local Shoemaker.
Her courses also won Atlanta Magazine's BEST OF ATLANTA 2016: Best Unique Classes
What sort of safety equipment is required?
Ear and Eye protection are required and will be provided.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes, please notify us before ticket sales end about any transfer of puchase.
What is the refund policy?
We will refund any ticket requested for any reason up to a week before the course runs, after that point we can only give credit to a future course. No call, No show cancellations cannot be refunded, as the ticket price will be paid out to the instructor for their time. If the class cannot run as scheduled, for whatever reason, purchaser will have the option of a full refund or credit towards the makeup course.
Courses must sell a minimum of four tickets to run. If a course cannot sell four tickets, the students who have signed up will have the option to (a) reschedule (b) recieve a full refund. This notification will be issued when ticket sales end, approximately 48 hours before the course.