For anyone interested in learning leather crafting, this book is a great start. It begins with the basics: leather types and uses, pattern preparation and how to use leatherworking tools such as cutters, punches and snips, along with a range of essential tools for finishing and assembly.
The authors then present step-by-step instructions on various tooling techniques from carving, forming, embossing, stitching, lacing and braiding to installing hardware. Filled with color photos and helpful tips, this is an excellent reference guide.
Softcover, 8 1/2" × 11", 48 pages, 2017.