An excellent primer to get you started in leatherworking, this book presents a comprehensive overview of the craft.
Beginning with tips on choosing leather and tools, and how to create and work with templates, it follows with a series of skill-building projects that teach a variety of techniques from stitching, lacing and weaving to folding, riveting and forming.
The 19 projects range in skill level and include a belt, wallet, log basket, glasses case, messenger bag and wall clock.
Each has a plan of procedure with step-by-step instructions, color illustrations and dimensioned drawings. A good reference, and inspiration for both the novice and experienced leathercrafter.
Hardcover, 8 1/2" × 10", 2017.