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Albuquerque, NM #10 Leathercraft Classes

March 30th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm

Basic Belt Workshop: Learn the basics of sizing, edging and staining a customer fitted leather belt.

Cost: $30.00

April 6th, 2019, 10:00am-02:30pm
NMLAG Academy: The New Mexico Leather Artisans guild is hosting their creative arts technical and vocational academy for leather craft here at Tandy Leather. Tuition is only $20.00 for the year and class will be held the first Saturday of every month. You will be provided with a mentor that will help you develop and advance your skills in the art of leather craft!

April 13th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Tooled and Painted Flask cover: Choose between 3 geometric designs to decorate your flask panel and learn to use acrylic painting techniques.
Cost: $25.00

April 20th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Dog Collars: In this class you will learn to make a dog collar for your furry friend! We will be covering and learning how to do the billet end, skiving, edge beveling and dyeing.
Cost: $25.00

April 27th, and April 28th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm on Saturday and 12:00pm-05:00pm on Sunday
Men’s Leather Necktie: Come on in to learn from one of master craftsman to create a one of a kind necktie for that special occasion.
Cost: $30.00

May 4th, 2019, 10:00am-02:30pm
NMLAG Academy: The New Mexico Leather Artisans guild is hosting their creative arts technical and vocational academy for leather craft here at Tandy Leather. Tuition is only $20.00 for the year and class will be held the first Saturday of every month. You will be provided with a mentor that will help you develop and advance your skills in the art of leather craft!

May 11th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Rustic Passport Cover/Holder: Learn how to put together a passport cover using oil tanned leather and strengthen your sewing skills!
Cost: $25.00

May 18th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Drawstring backpack: If you like to use a sewing machine than this is the class for you! We will be putting together a drawstring backpack with leather, denim fabric and drawstrings!
Cost: $40.00

May 25th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Basic Tooling/Stamping: This class covers the stamps in our BASIC 7 TOOLKIT. You will learn how to carve a floral design into vegetable-tanned leather.
Cost: Free w/ purchase of kit, $10.00 w/ your tools

June 1st, 2019, 10:00am-02:30pm
NMLAG Academy: The New Mexico Leather Artisans guild is hosting their creative arts technical and vocational academy for leather craft here at Tandy Leather. Tuition is only $20.00 for the year and class will be held the first Saturday of every month. You will be provided with a mentor that will help you develop and advance your skills in the art of leather craft

June 8th, 2019, 10:30-04:30pm
Sheridan Carving: Learn the advanced & intricate method of Sheridan Style Carving. You will learn how to apply these techniques to your leather.
ADVANCED CLASS (not for beginners)
Cost: $35.00

June 15th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Lacing and Stitching: Join us in learning 2 stitching and 2 lacing techniques and walk away with the knowledge to assemble any project.
Cost: FREE

June 22nd, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Journal Cover: Join us to learn about custom pattern making and sewing while decorating your journal with a smooth, beautiful cover.

June 29th, 2019, 10:30am-04:30pm
Koozi (Drink Holder): Need a cup holder? Join us for this fun project and sew a koozi for your drink from oil tanned leather.

 



 

Please contact store for class details.
Albuquerque010@tandyleather.com
Phone: 505-883-3650
Toll Free: 800-955-8878
6505 Menaul NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

Allen, TX #184 Leathercraft Classes

April 27th, 2019, 11am-1pm

Floral Water Staining: Hannah will be going over her techniques of blending and staining with our water stains! Cost: Free

May 4th, 2019, 1pm – 3pm
Basic Tooling: Learn the basics of leathercraft tooling! All materials and tools will be provided.
Age: 12+ Cost: Free

May 11th, 2019, 11am-1pm
Moccasin Kit class: Come put together a Moccasin Kit! Age: 12+ Cost: Free

May 18th, 2019, 11am-1pm
Bracelet Cuff Class: Come learn to make a designer bracelet cuff with Hannah! Age: 12+ Cost: Free

May 25th, 2019, 11am-1pm
Basket Weaving tool class: Come learn to use the multiple types of basket weaving stamps. Age 12+ Cost: Free


 

Please contact store for class details.
Allen184@tandyleather.com
Phone: 214-396-8101
Toll Free: 844-463-7214
204 Central Expressway S. #47
Allen, TX 75013

Amarillo, TX #143 Leathercraft Classes

Saturday, April 27, 2019
11am – 4pm. Earring Workshop, $15/pair. We have so many colors to choose from so bring all your friends & come get creative.
 

 

Amarillo #143 May

Schedule of Events

 

Saturday, May 4, 2019

10am – 5pm

Come to our Fiesta in the Square Event!!! We will have a sidewalk sale, raffles, giveaways, bracelets for kids to stamp & refreshments.

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019

11am – 4pm

Make it & take it class.  This is the perfect opportunity to come put together one of our awesome kits. It’s the cost of the kit.

 

Saturday, May 18, 2019

2pm – 4pm.  Basic Tooling Workshop, FREE.  Please come & learn the basics of tooling.  Please call & reserve your spot due to limited space, (806) 354-0215

 

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Woo Hoo!!! It’s summer!!! Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2019!!!

Come see through out your summer vacation. We have something that will keep your kids & family busy for those hot summer days when your kids don’t want to go outside.

 

In-store schedule is updated without notice so please check back for added classes or rescheduling. If you are interested in scheduling a class or private instruction, please call us for details & scheduling. We would love to have your input for classes that you’d like to see.


 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Amarillo143@tandyleather.com
Phone: 806-354-0215
Toll Free: 800-687-0215
2473 West Interstate 40
Amarillo, TX 79109

Anchorage, AK #167 Leathercraft Classes

May 4 @ 10:30 am

No Class Today

 

May 11 @ 10:30 am

No Class Today

 

May 18 @ 10:30 am

How to set Hardware:  Are you confused by double cap, rapid, tubular rivets?  Take this class and learn the difference.  We cover most of the hardware sold by Tandy.  You will have the opportunity to set snaps, rivets, grommets and other hardware.   Cost: Free

 

May 25 @ 10:30 am

Basic Sewing: Learn the basics of sewing leather by hand.  This class covers several different styles and techniques for different leather and thread combinations.  Cost: Free

 

Open Table Wednesdays!  Bring your project in and work at our table. Get advice and bounce ideas off other crafters. First come first seated at the table. The table will be open from 15 minutes after opening hours and 1 hour before closing hours. Feel free to come and go as you wish. This is a very informal schedule.

And as always, we are available whenever you have any questions about leatherworking!

(907) 562-0609





 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Anchorage167@tandyleather.com
Phone: 907-562-0609
Toll Free: 800-575-4222
2217 E Tudor Rd, Suite 9
Anchorage, AK 99507

Atlanta, GA #120 Leathercraft Classes
April 23rd, 4-7
Introduction to Coloring with Dyes. Want to learn how to dye your leather projects? This class will show you how to
use our Eco-Flo line of products. We will be using finishes as a resist and using the Hi-Lite dyes, gel antiques, and
acrylic & wax sealers. Class Cost: Free

April 27th-28th, 9-?
Swivel Knife Finesse/Front Pocket Wallet. The Georgia Leathercrafter’s Guild has arranged for Al Stohlman award
winner, Jim Linnell, to come to Atlanta and teach us how to do better swivel knife work and then we’ll create a front
pocket wallet with a pattern that is unique to Georgia. This is a two-day class. Reservations and $25 non-refundable
deposit required. Class Cost: $225 (Total)

April 30th, 4-7
Herringbone Leather Bracelet. This is a braided bracelet using a braid called the fishtail. We’ll finish the braid by
using a bracelet button as a clasp. Class Cost: $20

May 11th, 10:30-1:30
Intermediate Knife Sheath. In this class, you will learn how to create a pancake-style sheath for your knife that
has a hand-guard (i.e., Bowie, fighting, survival). All materials will be provided. Class Cost: $35

May 18th, 11-4
**NEW ** Leather Top Hat. Taught by one of our favorite guest instructors, Stephen Taylor, this class will teach
you how to make a Top Hat that actually fits You! All the techniques will be taught. Most materials will be supplied.
You will need to bring a hair dryer and piece of cardboard (18x18). Class Cost: $35 plus one 4/6 oz. double shoulder
(#9048-43), which will be on sale for $44.99/ea. for participants in this class.

May 21st, 4-7
Rose Class. Love flowers? Wish you had some that would last? Well, come take our class and learn how to make a
leather rose. You will be cutting leather with a craft knife and then molding the pieces to form a beautiful rose!
Once the pieces are cut and molded, you will dye them and we will let them dry before assembling. You will take
home a pattern and a beautiful rose. Class Cost: $25

May 25th, 11-1
Rose Class. Love flowers? Wish you had some that would last? Well, come take our class and learn how to make a
leather rose. You will be cutting leather with a craft knife and then molding the pieces to form a beautiful rose!
Once the pieces are cut and molded, you will dye them and we will let them dry before assembling. You will take
home a pattern and a beautiful rose. Class Cost: $25

May 28th – No Class

June 1st, 11-2
Basic Leathercraft. This is a basic introduction to the various types of leathers – veg-tans and chrome-tans. Then
using this knowledge, you will create a small card case using some basic sewing tools – stitching chisel, needle, and
thread. Class fee: Free

June 4th, 4-7
Basic Leathercraft. This is a basic introduction to the various types of leathers – veg-tans and chrome-tans. Then
using this knowledge, you will create a small card case using some basic sewing tools – stitching chisel, needle, and
thread. Class fee: Free

June 8th, 11-2
Braided Leather Bracelet. This is a very easy way to make a classy, braided leather bracelet. We’ll provide the
leather, lace, and button stud. Be prepared to have some fun and be amazed at how simple this bracelet is to make.
Class Cost: $20

June 11th, 4-7
Braided Leather Bracelet. This is a very easy way to make a classy, braided leather bracelet. We’ll provide the
leather, lace, and button stud. Be prepared to have some fun and be amazed at how simple this bracelet is to make.
Class Cost: $20

June 15th, 11-2
Double Loop Lacing. In this class, we are going to teach you how to do the most popular lacing – the double loop lace.
Then you’ll have no excuses to shy away from making anything you want because “you don’t know how to do that”!
Each student must provide a mallet, wing divider, and one lacing/stitching chisel. We will provide the needles, lace,
and leather. Class Cost: $15

June 18th, 4-7
Double Loop Lacing. In this class, we are going to teach you how to do the most popular lacing – the double loop lace.
Then you’ll have no excuses to shy away from making anything you want because “you don’t know how to do that”!
Each student must provide a mallet, wing divider, and one lacing/stitching chisel. We will provide the needles, lace,
and leather. Class Cost: $15

June 22nd, 11-4
**NEW ** Kit-Together. If you’re interested in one of our kits but are intimidated about putting it together on your
own, then this class can help you! Purchase any kit you’re interested in assembling (at a special price for class
attendees only) and take it to our classroom table. One of our staff will help you assemble it from start to finish.
Instruction and some tools will be provided. Please call to let us know that you are coming. Class Cost: Kit Cost

June 25th, 4-7
Petal Bowl. Come and create a cute bowl that can be used for a small plant, as a candy bowl, or a catch all. You will
cut out the pattern, punch the holes, dye and seal, and then assemble it with rivets. Class Cost: $15

June 29th, 11-4:30
Bracers. Taught by a master armor maker, come learn how to make bracers. All the techniques will be taught. All
materials will be supplied. Class Cost: $35
    
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Atlanta120@tandyleather.com
Phone: 770-449-0711
Toll Free: 800-261-4119
6725 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Suite D
Norcross, GA 30071

Atlanta West, GA #173 Leathercraft Classes

05/24/2019: 11:00am-4:30pm
Leather Purse Class (Part 2)
Continued from 5/18/19. Finish up your purse and go home looking stylish and feeling accomplished.
Class paid for previous week. Must come to previous class.

6/1/2019: 11:00am-2:00pm

Introduction to Construction

Learn to make a small coin purse and learn basic construction methods.

Class covers: Templating, Cutting, Stamping, Dyeing, Stitching, Snap and Rivet Setting, and Edge Finishing

$15 covers the cost of materials and you go home with as finished product.

 

6/8/2019: 11am-1pm

Leather Belt Construction

Learn how to make a leather belt from start to finish.

$15 covers leather strip. Student pays for buckle of their choice. Leave with a finished belt!

 

6/22/2019: 11:00am-2:30pm

Leather Back Pack Class (Part 1)

Learn how to make a backpack out of leather. Learn the processes and move towards becoming your own designer.

$150 covers the cost of basic materials. Additional materials separate.

 

06/29/2019: 11:00am-4:30pm

Leather Back Pack Class (Part 2)

Continued from 5/18/19. Finish up your backpack and go home looking stylish and feeling accomplished.

Class paid for previous week. Must come to previous class.



 

Please contact store for class details.
AtlantaWest173@tandyleather.com
Phone: 770-941-8975
Toll Free: 855-330-3050
351 Thornton Rd, Suite 104
Lithia Springs, GA 30122

Austin, TX #108 Leathercraft Classes

May 24th Stitching Fundamentals

The Suit makes the man, well the stitch makes the Craft. Let us teach you stitching techniques and take your projects to the next level

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

$10

June Class Schedule
 
 
June 1st: Viking Birka Bag
You don’t have to travel to the middle ages to get a great Viking bag. You could just make one yourself! Come to this course to learn how to cut carve and create your own awesome bag.
 
 
10:30am-4:30pm
$95
 
 
June 8th: Zipper Clutch Bag
Zippers aren’t as scary as you would think! If you don’t believe us, come visit us for this amazing guild lead class. You will walk out with an amazing bag and stoic confidence with all things zippers.
 
 
10:30 am – 2:30 pm
$10
 
 
June 15th: Sneaker Making
Anyone can buy a pair of Jordan’s, Adidas or some other kicks with someone else’s name on it. But at the end of this class you’ll be able to say YOU made your sneakers, YOU picked the style, YOU picked out the leather.
 
 
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Only $115
 
 
June 22nd: Sneaker Making
Anyone can buy a pair of Jordan’s, Adidas or some other kicks with someone else’s name on it. But at the end of this class you’ll be able to say YOU made your sneakers, YOU picked the style, YOU picked out the leather. *Please note, you must prepay for this workshop so we may order your soles.
 
 
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
One-time fee covers both weeks of instruction
 
 
June 29th: Fundamentals of Tooling
Come and learn about your new addiction! In this class, you will learn the fundamentals of carving! Utilize the basic 7 in this fun free workshop!
 
 
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free
 
Call today to Reserve your spot (512) 302-4440



 

Please contact store for class details.
Austin108@tandyleather.com
Phone: 512-302-4440
Toll Free: 888-498-9881
5318 Cameron Rd
Austin, TX 78723

Austin South, TX #186 Leathercraft Classes

May 22nd – No Stitch Wallet

3pm - 5pm                   $25

This is a super simple, easy, and practical. It’s all held together with 2 snaps, how cool is that. 

 

May 23rd – Fringed Hair-on Bag

3pm - 5pm                   $12

This is a kid-friendly class and just a neat little bag for anyone. **Limited Supplies**

 

May 24th – Leather Phone Case Pt. 2 “Painting & Dyeing”

3pm - 5pm                  

Now that you have tooled your case it’s time to have fun. Here you’ll learn different ways to use Cova acrylic paints and Eco-Flo dye. Once it’s all dry we will contact cement your piece to the phone case.

 

May 25th – Silhouette Carving

1pm - 4pm                   $15

This is a different style of Carving that is perfect for a quick project.

 

May 27th – Triangular Clutch Pt. 2 “Zippers & Stitching”

3pm - 5pm                  

In this part of our Triangular clutch we will teach you how to install a zipper and the fun part, saddle stitching!

 

May 28th – iWatch Band Pt. 3 “Stitching”

3pm - 5pm

Now that your band is sized, painted and perfect to your vision we will add a backing and begin stitching.                        

 

May 29th – Tool Time and Hardware

3pm - 5pm                   $15

This class is perfect for EVERYONE. We will go over all the how, what, when, and why on our tools and different hardware. Please don’t hold back when taking this class and ask all your questions.

 

May 30th – Leather Piggy Bank

3pm - 5pm                   $45

Kid-Friendly class. This is a great, fun, and creative way to save money. We will trace, cut, stamp, paint, and put together one of a kind piggy.

 

May 31st – StitchMaster 101

3pm - 5pm                   $1499

Tired of hand-stitching? Need to speed up your production? Have you heard about the STITCHMASTER? This is the perfect opportunity to invest on an amazing machine that will increase your time productivity and save your fingers from pain. We will use our in store demo machine and show you the ins and outs and give you the knowledge to feel comfortable when setting up your machine at home.

Tandy Leather in South Park Meadows
9600 S IH-35 Ste.I700
Austin, Texas 78748
Phone (512) 580-3955            Toll Free (844) 600-2780
 
 
Class Schedule for June 2019
**Must Pre-Pay Before Class begins**
 
June 1st – Japanese Bookbinding
1pm -4pm                   $20
Learn to make a journal using one of the early methods of binding which is both decorative and functional. We will bind an 8 ¾” x 5 ¾” journal in the Asa-No-Ha Toji (or hemp leaf) style by punching the leather covers and colorful paper before sewing our pattern with a contrasting thread.
 
 
June 3nd – Leather Roses
3pm - 5pm                   $25
Roses are perfect for any occasion, what makes our roses special? They last forever <3 Join us and learn how to wet mold a rose.
 
 
June 4rd – Filigree Cuff
3pm - 5pm                   $20
Here we will show you how to cut out a design that will then be lined with a contrasting color to give you a different look to a normal cuff.
 
 
June 5th – Dream Catchers
3pm - 5pm                   $15
Hey parents, it’s summertime and here is a fun activity for you and the kids. Join us in making one of a kind dream catchers.
 
 
June 6th – Tooled Koozies
3pm - 5pm                   $15
Koozies are fun, even better when it’s tooled. This class is a step up from basic tooling, so it’ll be loads of fun.
 
 
June 7th – Basic Tooling
3pm - 5pm                   Free
Come and learn about your new addiction! In this class, you will learn how to use the basic 7 stamping set.
 
 
June 8th – Figure Carving
1pm - 4pm                   $10 *intermediate* - Must have prior experience with swivel knife
Join the one and only Dennis in a different side of leather carving. You will learn different techniques with different tools on a horse head pattern.
 
 
June 10th – Leather Piggy Bank
3pm - 5pm                   $35
Kid-Friendly class. This is a great, fun, and creative way to save money. We will trace, cut, stamp, paint, and put together one of a kind piggy.
 
 
June 11th – Sailboat Clutch
2pm - 5pm                   $35
Summertime fun! Going out to the beach, lake, or pool for the weekend? Come on in and make this super cute clutch that goes great with any nautical themed outing.
 
 
June 12th – Kids Basic Stamping
3pm - 4pm                  Free
Bring in the kids and help them create a custom stamped bookmark. It’s a great activity for summertime fun and helps promote reading.
 
 
June 13th – Knife Sheath
2pm - 5pm                   $35
Join Evan in this long-anticipated class! (Blade no longer than 5in (Knife not included)) You’ll learn about saddle stitching, wet molding, and hardware setting.
 
 
June 14th – Mystery Braid Bracelet
3pm - 4pm                   $10
Learn about the mystery braid bracelet, it’s simple yet difficult to figure out where it starts and ends, if you have never done it. Let us show you the secrets to a mystery braid.
 
 
June 15th – Sneakers Pt.1
1pm - 4pm                   $115
Let’s get down and create your own custom pair of kicks! These are legit cool sneakers when you add some of your own style! This first part is all about choosing the style you want, along with all the cutting, punching, and eyelet setting.
 
 
June 17th – Basic Stitching
3pm - 5pm                   Free
Need a refresher on stitching? Want to learn how to Saddle Stitch? This is the class for you!
 
 
June 18th – Floral Drawing
3pm - 5pm                   Free
Having a hard time drawing out your ideas for a floral pattern on a certain sized project? This is the class for you. We will show you how to draw out your own patterns for leather carving.
 
 
June 19th – Pop Socket Tooling
3pm - 5pm                   $20
Pop Sockets are everywhere, why not make your own! This is our version of small tooling, and just a cool project to show off your awesome new hobby.
 
 
June 20th – Double Loop Lacing
3pm - 5pm                   Free
Interested in double loop lacing, but don’t know where to start? This small project will help you learn the ins and outs of double loop lacing.
 
 
June 21st – Holsters
2pm - 5pm                   $55
Holsters! Holsters! Holsters! We will teach you the techniques in making a holster. By techniques I mean going the whole nine yards, from patterning, cutting, setting hardware, stitching, and wet molding.
 
 
June 22nd – Sneakers Pt. 2
1pm - 4pm                
The end of our sneaker class has come. Here we will stitch and create your leather shoelace using our new Tandy clicker press.
 
 
June 24th – Basket weave stamping
3pm - 4pm                   Free
This quick 1-hour class will show you a way to fill any empty space in a project or a super simple easy design that can make any project fabulous.
 
 
June 25th – Belt Making
2pm - 5pm            $45      
We all want belts that will last, and not fall apart after 3 months. In this class we will start from a Euro Single Bend and work our way into creating the perfect belt from scratch.
 
 
June 26th – Handlebar Bag Pt. 1
3pm - 5pm                   $65
Attention Austin and Surrounding Area Cyclist*
This class is for you! Learn how to make your own handlebar bag, that fits your personality. This class teaches you how to use different leathers, a little tooling or stamping, dyeing and staining, stitching, and hardware setting. This is a 2-part class, so clear your schedule.
 
 
June 27th – Handlebar Bag Pt. 2
3pm - 5pm                  
Attention Austin and Surrounding Area Cyclist*
This class is for you! Learn how to make your own handlebar bag, that fits your personality. This class teaches you how to use different leathers, a little tooling or stamping, dyeing and staining, stitching, and hardware setting. This is a 2-part class, so clear your schedule.
 
 
June 28th – Tooled Bottom Baby Moccasin
3pm - 5pm                   $12
This is another refresher on leather tooling. It’s a perfect welcome baby gift, and more personal.
 
 
June 29th – Leather Baseball
1pm - 4pm                   $35
Baseball season is here! Come learn how to make your very own custom baseball and stand. This project makes for a great gift or keepsake.
 
 
Open Table Monday to Friday from 10am – 2pm.
Want a private class? Want a personal group class? Give us a call!
 
Please contact store for class details.
Austin186@tandyleather.com
Phone: 512-580-3955
Toll Free: 844-600-2780
9600 IH-35, Ste 700
Austin, TX 78748

Baldwin Park, CA #12 Leathercraft Classes

May 4,2019 10 am-12 pm Fee: Free
 

Beginning carving class: This intro to leather tooling. The use of tools being provided for all first-time attendees.  Please call to make your reservation.

 

May 11, 2019, 10 am -1 pm Fee: $20.00

Dog collar:  This class is for all dog lovers. We will be providing all supplies for this class.  Students are asked to bring a used collar for sizing.  Please call to make your reservation.


 

May 18, 2019,10am-1:00pm Fee: $20.00

 

Coin purse: Learn to make a coin purse from scratch.  You will learn to assemble, stitch and dye it.  Please call to reserve a seat.

 

 

May 25, 2019, 10 am – 3 pm Fee: $30.00 (1/2hour lunch)

 

Flashlight case:  Class will include learning to we mold , saddle stitch, dying and finishing. All flashlights will be provided. Please call to make your reservation for this class.

 


 
 
 
Please contact store for class details.
LosAngeles012@tandyleather.com
Phone: 626-813-1570
Toll Free: 800-548-6461
1376-A Maine Ave
Baldwin Park, CA 91706

Baltimore, MD #116 Leathercraft Classes

May 4th, 2019 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Basic Dye Class: Join us for this free class to learn all about the different types of dye we carry and how to use them! We’ll cover a few different dye techniques, so you can get a unique look for your project. This class is perfect for beginners, or those who have been interested in trying a different type of dye. All materials will be provided. Space is limited. Pre-registration is advised. Come to your local store or call in! Cost: Free!

 

 

May 11th, 2019 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Belt Making Class: Join our expert leather workers in creating a leather belt from scratch. In this class you will learn how to make a belt from start to finish. You will get to cut the strip from a hide, dye the belt to your color choice, finish the edges, and punch the needed holes for installing a buckle. All materials will be provided. Space is limited pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $25.00

 

 

May 18th, 2019 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Basic Carving Class: Join our expert leather worker, Larry Sands, and learn the basics of leather carving. This class is perfect for beginners, or just anyone who wishes to gain a hands-on knowledge base from a teacher who has been carving for years. In the class, you will use the 7 basic carving tools to carve a floral pattern into the leather. This pattern will teach you how to use all the basic tools needed for most carving projects. All materials will be provided. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Come into your local store or call in! Cost: $5.00 (Payable to the instructor)

 

 

May 25th, 2019 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Small Sling Bag: This easy to make bag is the perfect size for carrying your small essentials in. The bag measures 8” x 5 ½” x 2 ½” and has a pocket in the front that’s perfect for your phone. In this class you will be cutting all your pieces out of a high-quality oil tanned leather before assembling it all using a saddle stitch. We will be using a magnetic closure and the strap will be adjustable. All materials will be provided. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Come into your local store or call in! Cost: $20.00  

Please contact store for class details.
Baltimore116@tandyleather.com
Phone: 410-780-9699
Toll Free: 866-663-1494
128 Eastern Blvd
Essex, MD 21221

Beaverton, OR #177 Leathercraft Classes

 

DIY Bracelet Class with Matt G.  Sat 5/25               Class Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM                  Ages ALL      Cost: $10

Our good friend and professional designer Matt Gauthier lends his talents to us this weekend showing you how to make a simple, yet modestly stylish, leather bracelet from scratch. Perfect for beginners looking for a good leather project to get them started, in this class you will be shown how to cut, stamp, and assemble a custom bracelet of your very own. A great class for anyone that wants to start making their own patterns. Materials and tools will be included in this class, and you can take a stamping tool of your choice home with you at the end!

 

June Class Schedule                                                 (All Class End Times Are Approximate, Not Exact.)

YOU MUST CALL AT LEAST 4 DAYS IN ADVANCE TO RESERVE A SPACE IN ANY CLASS

 

 

OPEN TABLE DAY              Sat 6/1 Class Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM                  Ages ALL                              Cost: FREE

Are you stuck on where to go with your leather project, not sure how to use a tool you have, or just need a space to make some noise? Our open table days are designed for you to be able to come in and use our space to work on your personal projects. You can bring in all your own supplies and tools to work with, and if an employee is available, they can answer any questions you might have about your tools or your project.

 

EASY- TO-DO TOOLING CLASS     Sat 6/8  Class Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM  Ages 14+             Cost: $15

This Is Not A Formal Basics Class – This is an informal instructional class that will be supervised by Spencer, the manager of Beaverton Tandy Leather. She will run over the concepts on how to use a swivel knife as well as beveling your cuts with a beveller tool, and you’ll be allowed to explore using the tools on your own to get a handle for it yourself. This is a great class for anyone who doesn’t need strict instructions from a teacher or doesn’t have the time to take a proper class, if you’re the kind of learner who just wants to sit down and learn on their own with the freedom to ask questions then this class is for you! Ages 14+ and beginners or the inexperienced are welcome.  Class time is open as this is not a formal class.

 

FATHERS DAY FLASK KIT CLASS   Sat 6/15               Class Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM    Ages 14+            Cost: $30

Want to get that Father’s Day present ready on time, but don’t quite know what to do? Why not come make and design a cool flask case from one of Tandy’s own flask kits. In this class, you will be shown how to custom dye and stamp your leather to create a beautifully custom designed work all your own. The leather is already cut and punched, ready to be put together, and the kit even comes with its own flask! This class is great if you’re a novice leatherworker just looking to get started, as it’s perfect for all beginners. Ages 14+

 

LEATHER PHOTO FRAME/ LEATHER SIGN  CLASS                 Sat 6/22                Class Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM                  Ages ALL      Cost: $25

This class has two uses, you can learn and make a phot frame to hold those wonderful memories, or we can make a leather sign you can use on a door or place on a wall. It’s a fun class for basic stamping and some basic stitching. We will be using Tandy Leather Photofram kit and make our own creation. Spencer the manager will be teaching this class. Come let your imagination go wild! The frame is a 6”x8” frame that easily fits any standard 4”x6” photo size.

Good for all ages, kids under the age of 13 we ask to be accompanied by an adult while taking this class. 

 

OPEN TABLE DAY              Sat 6/29                Class Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM                  Ages ALL                              Cost: FREE

Are You stuck on where to go with your leather project, not sure how to use a tool you have, or just need a space to make some noise? Our open table days are designed for you to be able to come in and use our space to work on your personal projects. You can bring in all your own supplies and tools to work with, and if an employee is available, they can answer any questions you might have about your tools or your project.

 




 
 
 
Please contact store for class details.
Beaverton177@tandyleather.com
Phone: 503-605-0165
Toll Free: 844-347-9187
10195 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy
Beaverton, OR 97005

Hartford, CT #105 Leathercraft Classes
March 30  11 am-3 pm
Advanced Tooling
Cost: Free!
You will learn how to use various tools beyond the basics. This class covers texturing, matting, inverse carving basics and how to use some of the less common tools. 6 seats available.
 
Open Tables Available Monday through Thursday every week!
Come in and use our table space to complete that project and get some advice or an extra pair of hands to help you out. And don’t forget every Wednesday is Red Shirt Wednesday! Wear a red shirt and save $5 on your purchase!
 
April Classes
April 6    11 AM – 3 PM
Hardware Setting
Cost:  Free
Come in to learn everything you’ll need to know about setting any of our hardware as well as tips to get it perfect every time!  6 seats available.  

April 13 11 AM – 3 PM
Lacing and Stitching
Cost: Free
Learn to finish your projects with the lovely double loop lacing technique.  We’ll also cover the saddle stitch, whip stitch, and buck stitch as well as some useful tips and tricks.  6 seats available.

April 20 11 AM – 3 PM
Basic Dyes & Finishes
Cost: Free
Learn to color your vegetable tanned leather projects like a pro. Tips and tricks to mix, apply, resist, and finish with our awesome line of dyes and stains. 6 seats available.

April 27 11 AM – 3 PM
Advanced Dye & Stain Techniques
Cost: Free!
This goes deeper into coloring than our basic class you may have taken already! We’ll focus on multi layered colors, blending various types of dyes and finishes, and dilution materials for interesting effects. 6 seats available.

Open Tables Available M-TH.  Every week!
Come in and use our table space to complete that project and get some advice or an extra pair of hands to help you out.

May Classes
May 4 11 AM – 3 PM   
Hand tool How-to
Cost: Free
We have so many tools!  If you feel like some of them are a bit mysterious, this is the class for you.  We’ll talk about what many of our tools are used for and we’ll make sure you can use them properly.  Some of the tools we will talk about are the edge beveler, stitch groover, safety beveler, super skiver, French edge skiving tool, and more.

May 11 11 AM – 3 PM   
Advice Session
Cost:  Free
Do you have a project you have been working on and you need a little help? Bring it in and we will do our best to guide you through it. Making something from an original idea? Now is the time to find out how everyday techniques can be modified for different projects. We love to see your unique ideas!

May 18 11 AM – 3 PM   
Basic Tooling
Cost: Free!
Learn the basics of leather tooling with a starter floral pattern. This pattern showcases the use of swivel knives, bevelers, camouflagers, pear shading, backgrounding, and seeders. 6 seats available.

May 22 5 PM – 8 PM
Meet & Greet  
Celebrate Craft Spirit Week with us and come show your craft! Bring some of your creations and talk shop with like minded folks and enjoy some snacks. Please let us know you intend to attend so we can make sure we have room and food for all!

May 25 11 AM – 3 PM   
Advanced Tooling
Cost: Free!
You will learn how to use various tools beyond the basics. This class covers texturing, matting, inverse carving basics, and how to use some of the less common tools. 6 seats available.

Open Tables Available M-TH.  Every week!
Come in and use our table space to complete that project and get some advice or an extra pair of hands to help you out.

June Classes
June 1ST, 11 AM-3PM
Pattern Clinic
Cost: Free
Need help designing a pattern? Have ideas and not sure how to make them work? Come join us for a clinic on patterning. Bring your ideas and let us help you bring them to life.  You should have a rough idea of what you want to make. We’ll talk over possible layouts, form a paper pattern, discuss sow to get the most out of your leather and brainstorm better ways to make it happen

June 8th, 5PM. 11 am – 3 pm
Private Class:
Cost varies
From time to time we get requests to run private classes for various groups. If you’d like to arrange a class for your group, whether it be Scouts or other, please contact us to discuss schedule, project ideas and costs!

June 15th, 11 AM – 3 PM
Hardware Setting
Cost:  Free
Come in to learn everything you’ll need to know about setting any of our hardware as well as tips to get it perfect every time!  6 seats available.  

June 22nd, 11 AM – 3 PM
Advice Session
Cost:  Free
Do you have a project you have been working on and you need a little help? Bring it in and we will do our best to guide you through it. Making something from an original idea? Now is the time to find out how everyday techniques can be modified for different projects. We love to see your unique ideas!

June 28th, 11 AM – 3 PM
Lacing and Stitching
Cost: Free
Learn to finish your projects with the lovely double loop lacing technique.  We’ll also cover the saddle stitch, whip stitch, and buck stitch as well as some useful tips and tricks.  6 seats available.

Open Tables Available M-TH.  Every week!
Come in and use our table space to complete that project and get some advice or an extra pair of hands to help you out.

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Hartford105@tandyleather.com
Phone: 860-828-0784
Toll Free: 800-508-7605
119 Webster Square Road
Berlin, CT 06037

Billings, MT #23 Leathercraft Classes
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m..
Beginner Tooling. One on one classes, call store for scheduling and availability. Learn to carve a traditional flower with the basic seven stamping tools. Cost: Free
 
Any Day, Store Hours,
Advice and Help. Questions, advice, product walkthroughs, and explanations available during all store hours. We’re here and happy to help. Cost: Free
 
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00p.m.
Lessons: One on one classes for more advanced techniques in stitching, lacing, tooling, stamping, figure carving, and even basic art design and how to apply to leather work. Call store for scheduling and availability. Cost: $20
 
Please contact store for class details.
Billings023@tandyleather.com
Phone: 406-256-1355
Toll Free: 888-277-3323
115 N 30th St
Billings, MT 59101

Birmingham, AL #144 Leathercraft Classes
Open table every Wednesday
Come on into our store with anything you may need help with, or anything you are wanting to learn how to do, and we will be very happy to help and give you the instruction you need.
Stuck on a project, let us help!!
 
Introduction to Leather Carving
Offered Saturdays from 11am to 1pm, pending teacher availability.
Cost for the entire class is $35.  Usually takes 3 sessions to finish the project.
-Learn the basics of leather carving
-You will need to bring your own stamping tools and swivel knife
-Swivel knife technique
-Basics of leather tooling
-Dyeing and finishing
-You will also receive the Gold Club Membership discount for one year, at no additional cost.

Intermediate Leather Carving
Offered Saturdays from 2pm to 4pm, pending teacher availability.
There is no cost for this class.
-Covers other stamping tools and techniques not used in the introduction class
-You will need to bring your own swivel knife
-Requires introduction to leather carving class be taken first

Introduction to Leather Construction
Offered on Mondays 2pm to 4:30pm and Thursdays 10am to 12:30pm or 2pm to 4:30pm
Cost for the class is $10 to cover materials.  Class times are booked a week in advance.  Call for availability.
-Learn the basics of leather construction and complete a small project from start to finish
-Templating
-Cutting
-Hand Sewing
-Snap and Rivet Setting
-Stamping and dye work
-Edge clean up and more

Leather 101
Offered on Wednesdays from 4pm to 5pm.  There is no cost for this lecture class.  Call in advance for availability.
-Get a basic understanding of what leather is and how it’s produced
-Learn about the types and uses of different kinds of leathers
-Learn what to look for when buying leather

Leather Belt Construction
Offered on Thursdays from 10am to 12:30pm or 2pm to 4:30pm
There is no cost for this class, except for materials and hardware that you choose.
-Learn to make a leather belt from start to finish
-How to size a belt
-Edge finishing and more

Other construction classes are available on request.  Leather braiding, cuff construction, knife sheath construction, holster construction, hand bag construction, costuming construction, etc.  Some classes will require Introduction to Leather Construction be taken first.

Open table every Wednesday
Come on into our store with anything you may need help with, or anything you are wanting to learn how to do, and we will be very happy to help and give you the instruction you need.
Stuck on a project, let us help!!
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Birmingham144@tandyleather.com
Phone: 205-982-4490
Toll Free: 800-936-3214
1845 Montgomery Hwy S. #215
Hoover, AL 35244

Boise, ID #103 Leathercraft Classes

Saturday, April 6th
9am – 6pm
Open Table
Cost: FREE!
Bring in that project that’s been giving you trouble, and our staff will set you on the right track! Some tools available for use but bring what you can. No need to reserve a spot or stay for the whole duration—if there’s room at the table, you’re welcome to it.

Saturday, April 13th
Basic Tooling
10am – 1pm
Cost: FREE!
Learn to use the seven basic stamping and carving tools. In this class, we will practice with the tools so you can be comfortable using them. Students must provide their own basic seven tool set and mallet. All other tools will be provided. Class space is limited, students must call/email to reserve a spot in this class. If no reservations have been made, class will be canceled.

Saturday, April 20th
Leather Braiding
10am-1pm
Cost: $10 PER PERSON
Learn the basics of lace cutting and leather braiding while making a beautiful key lanyard. Class space is limited, students must call/email to reserve a spot in this class. If no reservations have been made, class will be cancelled.

Saturday, April 27th
9am – 6pm
Open Table
Cost: FREE!
Bring in that project that’s been giving you trouble and our staff will set you on the right track! Some tools available for use but bring what you can. No need to reserve a spot or stay for the whole duration—if there’s room at the table, you’re welcome to it.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Boise103@tandyleather.com
Phone: 208-375-5589
Toll Free: 800-930-2850
285 N Orchard St
Boise, ID 83706

Bossier City, LA #174 Leathercraft Classes

 

Saturday, May 18TH, 2019, 11:00 AM

Moose Crossbody Bag

Come make a crossbody bag from our gorgeous moose hides!

 

Saturday, May 25TH, 2019, 11:00AM

Game Of Thrones House Banner

WINTER IS HERE! Come make a leather banner in support of your favorite house!

 


Weekly Workshop - Monday through Friday

If you’re stuck on the next step or need a specific tool; bring in any project between 11-5 to use our tools, dyes, and workspace!

 

Saturday, June 1st, 2019, 11:00AM

Knife Sheath $20

Make a custom Knife Sheath to fit your favorite knife!

 

Saturday, June 8th, 2019, 11:00AM

Gun Holster $30

Make a custom Gun Holster for you or your dad as an awesome Father’s Day gift!

 

Saturday, June 15th, 2019, 11:00 AM

Dog Collar and Leash Set $15

Make a custom Dog Collar and Leash set for your furry friend!

 

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019, 11:00AM

Watch Band $10

Make a custom Watch Band for any smart or fit watch!

 

Saturday, June 29th, 2019, 11:00AM

Prince Armory Medieval Helmet $50

Using a pattern by Prince Armory, come make a custom Medieval Helmet!

 

 

 

Registration is required at least 24 hours before each class.

Classes now require a small class fee, which will cover cost of materials needed. Please call or email for any questions!

 

 

Tandy Leather #174

4726 E. Texas Street. Suite 170

Bossier City, LA 71111

(318) 747-6884

BOSSIERCITY174@TANDYLEATHER.COM – Email

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Please contact store for class details.
BossierCity174@tandyleather.com
Phone: 318-747-6884
Toll Free: 855-280-1555
4726 E Texas Street, Suite 170
Bossier City, LA 71111

Boston, MA #160 Leathercraft Classes

May 25, 2019, 11:00am – 1:00PM

Hand Stitching Practice: In this class you will get hands on practice with both the Saddle and Running stitch.  Practice your technique and stitch tension with instructor guidance.  Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: N/A

 

 

June 1, 2019, 11:00am – 2:00pm

Medieval Ring Belt: Add a bit of authentic flair to your Renaissance Faire costume and learn the steps to build your very own medieval belt! We will show you how to use a strap-end punch, measure the fit of the belt, use a tension knot to hold the ring in place, and you’ll leave with a finished, ready-to-wear piece! This class is only for students that have already taken our Basic Tools class.  This style of belt can accommodate up to a 52-inch waist. Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: $20 (includes belt strap and basic solid ring).

 

 

June 8, 2019, 11:00am – 12:30pm

Basic Dyes & Finishes: In this class we learn all about different dyes, stains, and the different finish options that can be used with them. Antiques, resists, and highlights are covered in a different class. Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: N/A

 

 

June 15, 2019, 11:00am – 1:30pm

Small Dice Bag: Come make our 44108-00 kit to travel with your single-set personal arsenal (better for D&D campaigns than Warhammer!) Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: $5.99

 

 

June 22, 2019, 11:00 – 14:30

Dreamcatcher Kit: Learn to wrap a hoop and weave the interior of a dream catcher using our 4534-00 kit, including how to place your bead! All materials will be provided as part of your class fee. Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: $5.99

 

 

June 29, 2019, 11:00 – 14:30

Bullseye Minimal Semi-Automatic Holster Kit: Popular among law enforcement and citizens with carry permits, this compact design keeps your pistol high on your waist and very snug against your body. Fits most large semi-automatics. Fits up to 1-3/4" (44 mm) belts.  This class will cover some minor stamping, stitching, and dyeing. Please call ahead to reserve your spot in the class; if there are no reservations by the end of the day the Friday before the class it will be cancelled. Cost: $20.00






 

Please contact store for class details.
Boston160@tandyleather.com
Phone: 978-275-0596
Toll Free: 866-771-0003
73 Princeton St. #10
North Chelmsford, MA 01863

Charlotte, NC #150 Leathercraft Classes

Class Schedule for May and June 2019
 
*Must Pre-pay before class begins*
~Please call or email us at least one day before the scheduled class to check availability~
 
 
 
Open Table
Check us out if the only table space available to you, as you refine your leathercraft skills, is your dining table or kitchen counter. We are hosting an open table session weekdays Tuesday through Friday anytime during business hours.  First come first seated. Open table is a chance for anyone with and without leather working experience to bring in a project you are working on to use our table space and our class supply of tools and dyes.
 
 
 
May 11th
Basic Tooling and Carving
 Come one, come all! Come discover the leathercraft world! You’ll learn how to use the Basic 7 stamps as well as the swivel knife to discover the concept of carving and tooling. We will go over how to case the leather and what to look for when leaving an impression with the stamps. After understanding the stamping part of tooling, we will then apply it to our floral carving. The carving will go through the steps of layering the flower to make it more a 3D picture. The Instructor for the class will be Chuck Gatton.
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
This class is Free
 
 
June 1st
Basic Tooling and Carving
 Come one, come all! Come discover the leathercraft world! You’ll learn how to use the Basic 7 stamps as well as the swivel knife to discover the concept of carving and tooling. We will go over how to case the leather and what to look for when leaving an impression with the stamps. After understanding the stamping part of tooling, we will then apply it to our floral carving. The carving will go through the steps of layering the flower to make it more a 3D picture. The Instructor for the class will be Maddy.
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
This class is Free
 
 
June 8th
Knife Sheath
Join us if you are interested in learning the basics of making a knife sheath for your fixed-blade knives. In this class you will learn how to measure for your pattern and how to cut it out from one of our popular single shoulder veg-tan leathers. We will walk you through the steps, from the first sketch to the final leather treatment. We will provide the leather and hardware. Any additional hardware not provided will have to be purchased separately. We ask that you call and reserve a spot as space is limited. Bonus! You take home any remaining leather you did not use in class.
The Instructor for the class will be Maddy.
11:30 AM – 3:30 PM
The Class Fee is $60

Please contact store for class details.
Charlotte150@tandyleather.com
Phone: 704-536-8898
Toll Free: 800-908-9669
4424 E Independence Blvd #A
Charlotte, NC 28205

Cheyenne, WY #168 Leathercraft Classes

May 25th, 2019 12:00p.m.-2:00p.m.

Nomad Holster Class: In the second part of this holster class, you will be piecing together your desired holster(s) and finishing it off with a simple dye job, stich and light sanding. Wallah! Your holster is finished and ready to take home. Cost: $30

 

June 1st, 2019 11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Dyeing/Finishing: Join us for our basic dyeing and finishing class! We will cover three application techniques using Fiebing’s Dye, Eco-Flo Waterstain and Cova Color acrylic paint. Bring your own tooled piece from the basic tooling or advanced tooling class to get started! Don’t have a tooled piece? Don’t worry, we can provide a piece for you. Cost: Free!

 

June 8th, 2019 12:00pm – 3:00pm

Father’s Day Wallet: Need the perfect gift for dad? Join us today and create a wonderful wallet kit for the father in your life! With a simple saddle stitch you can make something from the heart with this beautiful brown bison leather. Cost: $15

 

June 15th, 2019 11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Lacing and Stitching: No project is complete without a good lace or stitch to keep it all together. Whether decorative or functional learning to stitch or lace is a must for leathercraft. In this basic class, learn how to do a whip stitch with lace and a running stitch.

 

June 22nd, 2019 12:00p.m.-2:00p.m.

Dreamcatcher Earrings: Join us today to create your very own earrings! In this class we will be focusing on dreamcatchers and turning them into a beautiful pair of earrings with a dash of color and dangling accents to match. Cost: $12

 

June 29th, 2019

Wrap Bracelet: With this class, we will teach you step by step how to create a beautiful two toned bracelet that brings the right amount of elegance and simplicity to your wardrobe. Cost: $12.00

 

*Extra classes may be available due to high demand or request. Please reserve your seat no later than the day before, by 6 pm. Walk-ins are no longer accepted.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Cheyenne168@tandyleather.com
Phone: 307-632-1761
Toll Free: 877-222-5530
3701 E. Lincolnway
Cheyenne, WY 82001

Elgin, IL #28 Leathercraft Classes

April Class Schedule

 

Saturday, April 6th 10am – 3pm. CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY & OPEN TABLE EVENT

Have a project you need a little bit guidance or tips on? Bring in your project and use our class tables as a workspace. We’re here to help with any questions you may have. Also, free refreshments!

No Fee.

 

Saturday, April 13th 10am – 12pm. BASIC CARVING/TOOLING CLASS

Learn the basics of leather tooling such as what leather to use, how to prepare the leather, basic tools used, copy and transferring of the pattern, carving, tooling, and if time permits, staining and finishing.

No Fee.

 

Saturday, April 20th 10am – 12pm. INTERMEDIATE CARVING/TOOLING CLASS

Learn to expand on the techniques of basic leather working, advancing your skills based on what you learned already in the Basic Tooling Class.

Previous basic tooling class required.

Class Fee: Club members $15, Non- members $20.

 

Saturday, April 27th 10am – 12pm. MYSTERY BRAID BRACELETS

Learn to cut, set snaps, Stain/dye and the steps for the mystery braid bracelet.

Class Fee: Members $5 / Non-Members $10

Please contact store for class details.
Chicago028@tandyleather.com
Phone: 847-289-5227
Toll Free: 800-836-6853
1041 Davis Rd
Elgin, IL 60123

Cincinnati, OH #162 Leathercraft Classes

May Class Schedule

 

Open Table

Every day except for Thursday: Open – Close

Thursdays: Call for Availability. 

Bring in your projects, ask questions, try out our tools.  Whether you have questions and need assistance or just need some space to work, we will be available to assist you and give suggestions.  This class is first come first serve.  During scheduled classes, Open Table seating may be limited.  Cleanup begins 15min prior to close.

 

 

 

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Tooling

Cost: Free!

Learn the basics of leather tooling with basic leaf pattern. This pattern showcases the use of swivel knives, bevellers, pear shaders, and backgrounders.  6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

Saturday, May 11th, 2019

11:00pm-1:00pm

Basic Tooling

Cost: Free!

Learn the basics of leather tooling with basic leaf pattern. This pattern showcases the use of swivel knives, bevellers, pear shaders, and backgrounders.  6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

11:00am – 2:00pm

Belt Class

Cost: $25

Learn how to make a belt start to finish from cutting the strap to applying the finish to your brand-new dyed belt!  Belt will come with leather belt keeper and economy buckle.   6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

Saturday, May 25th, 2019

11:00am – 1:30pm

Intermediate Tooling

Cost: $10

We will be doing an oakleaf on a 9inch x 6inch piece of leather.  We will use an assortment of bevellers along with an undercut beveller.  We recommend some tooling experience prior to this class.  6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

Saturday June 1st, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Tooling

Cost: Free!

Learn the basics of leather tooling with basic leaf pattern. This pattern showcases the use of swivel knives, bevellers, pear shaders, and backgrounders.  6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

 

Saturday, June 8th, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Tooling

Cost: Free!

Learn the basics of leather tooling with basic leaf pattern. This pattern showcases the use of swivel knives, bevellers, pear shaders, and backgrounders.  6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

11:00am – 2:00pm

Belt Class

Cost: $25

Learn how to make a belt start to finish from cutting the strap to applying the finish to your brand-new dyed belt!  Belt will come with leather belt keeper and economy buckle.   6 seats available.  Call or stop in to reserve your seat!

 

 

 

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Open Table

Cost: Free!

Bring in your projects, ask questions, try out our tools.  Whether you have questions and need assistance or just need some space to work, we will be available to assist you and give suggestions.  This class is first come first serve.  Cleanup begins 15min prior to close.

 

 

 

 

Saturday, June 29th, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Open Table

Cost: Free!

Bring in your projects, ask questions, try out our tools.  Whether you have questions and need assistance or just need some space to work, we will be available to assist you and give suggestions.  This class is first come first serve.  Cleanup begins 15min prior to close.



 

Please contact store for class details.
Cincinnati162@tandyleather.com
Phone: 513-771-0245
Toll Free: 866-358-2889
7255 Dixie Highway
Fairfield, OH 45014

Cleveland, OH #134 Leathercraft Classes

Wednesday April 17th, 2019

EVERY DAY IS OPEN TABLE DAY!

Open Table is something we offer our customers. You may come in and use our table space and tools anytime during business hours. If you are stuck on a project, we are here to offer you help.

 

Saturday May 4th, 2019

11:00am – 1:00pm

Basic Tooling

Cost – FREE

New to leatherwork?  Or maybe you’re experienced but looking for new techniques?  In this class you’ll learn how to use a swivel knife and the six basic stamps to carve and tool leather.  6 seats available.  Call ahead to reserve your seat.

 

Saturday May 11th, 2019

11:00am – 3:00pm

Basic Embossing

Cost – $20

Want to step your leather carving up to the next level?  Let’s raise it up, literally!  Come join us for a unique embossing class.  We will be using the swivel knife to carve a design and then you will learn how to raise the design out of the leather.  You won’t want to miss this class!  6 seats available.  Call ahead to reserve your seat.

 

Saturday May 18th, 2019

11:00am 3:30pm

Leather Belt

Cost $25.00

Sick of store-bought belts falling apart on you?  Want something unique and made from genuine leather?  Come in and make a custom belt with us!  We will start from scratch, using a double shoulder and cutting it with a strap cutter.  We will then put custom touches on it using stamps.  The sky is the limit on the design.  We will finish by dyeing it the color of your choice.  6 seats available.  Call ahead to reserve your seat.

Please contact store for class details.
Cleveland134@tandyleather.com
Phone: 440-843-1332
Toll Free: 888-749-7078
6863 Southland Drive
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Colorado Springs, CO #136 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
ColoradoSprings136@tandyleather.com
Phone: 719-573-9483
Toll Free: 866-573-9483
4444 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Columbus, OH #15 Leathercraft Classes

MAY 2019 Class Schedule

 

May 1 – Basic Lacing and Stitching

Class is FREE                                       11am to 5pm

Participants will learn how to properly hand stitch (saddle stitch), tear drop stitch, buck stitch/lace, applique lace, and single loop lace.

 

May 3 – Journal Making

Class Fee is $10                                  11am to 5pm

Participants will make a 6” x 8.25” soft cover journal, with a button stud closure.

 

May 4 – Basic Leather Carving

Class is FREE                                       11am to 4pm

Participants will learn how to use basic carving tools to carve a simple oakleaf pattern, with acorns.

 

May 7 - Flower Basket

Class fee is $10.                                 11am to 5pm

Just in time for Mother’s Day! Participants will learn how to make a small leather basket (stamped and painted optional) to hold a leather bouquet.

 

May 8 - Floral Bouquet

Class fee is $20                                  11am to 5pm

Participants will make a bouquet of flowers for the basket above, consisting of 3 each: Daisies, Poppies, Orchids, and Roses, plus filler (greenery and baby’s breath).

 

May 10 – Sunglass Case

Class Fee is $10.                                11am to 5pm

Just in time for those bright sunny days, participants will be making a toolable (optional) leather case, w/belt clip, to carry and protect your sunglasses.

 

May 11 – Coloring with EcoFlo

Class is FREE.                                      11am to 5pm

Participants will learn how to reduce and blend EcoFlo Leather Dyes to color their projects, using the “3 tint method”.  The instructor will demo using the oakleaf pattern finished in the May 4th class.

 

May 14 - Basic Belt Making

Class fee is $20.                                11am to 5pm

Participants will cut a belt strip, starting from a large piece of leather, then turn that strip into a completed belt (including dye and optional stamping).

 

May 15 – Butterfly Jewelry

Class fee is $5.00.                             11am to 5pm

Participants will cut, design, color and complete a pretty butterfly necklace and matching earrings.

 

May 18 – Holster Making Part 1

Class fee is $40.00.                          11am to 4pm

Participants will learn how to make a pattern for almost any handgun they may own.  Once patterned, we’ll use the patterns to cut the leather pieces.  PLEASE NOTE: This is a TWO session class.

 

May 21 - Celtic Knot Bracelet

Class Fee is $5.00.                             11am to 5pm

Participants will perform some simple leather work to make a beautiful bracelet, tooled with Celtic knotwork.

 

May 24 - Monster Babies

Class Fee is $5.00                              11am to 5pm

Participants will use some simple cutting, stitching, and hardware setting (plus a lot of fun) to make their own unique monster dolls.

 

May 25 Holster Making Part 2

This is the conclusion of the class begun on May 18th.

 

May 28 – LAGCO (Leather Arts Group of Central Ohio) meeting

Meeting is FREE                                2:00pm to 5pm

Come and join this monthly meeting of leather enthusiasts, as they discuss leatherworking tips and techniques… any level of knowledge welcome!

 

May 29 - Checkboard

Class fee $30.                                     11am to 5pm

Participants will make a usable mini-travel checkerboard w/carrying case.

 

May 31 – Holster Class Make-up

If needed to finish or make-up part 2.

 

 

Any Other Day - Open Table








 

Please contact store for class details.
Columbus015@tandyleather.com
Phone: 614-781-1700
Toll Free: 800-472-3306
2100 Morse Rd #4671
Columbus, OH 43229

Corpus Christi, TX #175 Leathercraft Classes

June Class Schedule

 

June 1st             10:15am

Gun Holster Class          $25

 

June 3rd                    9:15am

Wrist Cuff Class             $20

 

June 4th             9:15am

Pancake Knife Sheath    $20

 

June 5th             9:15am

Earrings Class                $5

 

June 6th             9:15am

Koozie Class                  $10

 

June 7th             9:15am

Belt Class                      $20

 

June 8th             10:15am

Money Clip Wallet        $15

 

June 10th                       9:15am

Dog Collar Class            $20

 

June 11th           9:15am

Coaster                         $5

 

June 12th                9:15am

CC Wallet                      $20

 

June 13th           9:15am

Portfolio Tote               $50

 

June 14th           9:15am

Shackle Bracelet            $25

 

June 15th           10:15am

Traditional Tooling        $30 (cost of tools)

 

June 17th           9:15am

Cell Phone Case            $20

 

June 18th           9:15am

Yeti Wrap Class             $15

 

June 19th           9:15am

Guitar Strap                  $25

 

 

June 20th                9:15am

Leather Tie Class           $50

 

June 21st           9:15am

Wristlet Class                $25

 

June 22nd          10:15am

Tattoo Style Tooling      $30 (cost of tools)

 

June 24th           9:15am

Leather Tool Wrap        $25

 

June 25th           9:15am

Boot Purse Class

bring a cowboy boot     $50

 

June 26th           9:15am

Dog Leash Class            $20

 

June 27th           9:15am

Hatchet/Axe Sheath      $25

 

June 28th           9:15am

Coaster Case                 $10

 

June 29th           10:15am

Mystery Braid Bracelet  $5

 

Please contact store for class details.
CorpusChristi175@tandyleather.com
Phone: 361-980-3930
Toll Free: 855-281-6880
6016 S. Padre Island Dr.
Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Costa Mesa, CA #119 Leathercraft Classes
Class Schedule for May 2019
5/4/19, 9am – 11am
Carving w/Steve. Start your leathercrafting journey with our introductory class with Steven. In this class you can start with no knowledge and leave with a newfound comfort with using a swivel knife. Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 4, Class Fee: Free
Tooling with Eric. Continue your introduction to Leathercrafting with the most traditional aspect: carving and tooling. Geared for beginner’s you will gain the knowledge and comfort in using tools to create beautiful patterns and designs from a blank piece of leather.  Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 12, Class Fee: Free
5/4/19, 3pm – 5pm
Sewing and Stitching. This Class revolves around the basic principles of sewing leather. In this class, we will not only demonstrate the basic saddle stitch but we will walk you through more complex and decorative stitches to give your project an extra flair.
Student Cap: 6, Class Fee: $20
5/11/19, 9am – 11am
Carving w/Steve. Start your leathercrafting journey with our introductory class with Steve. In this class you can start with no knowledge and leave with a newfound comfort with using a swivel knife. Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 4, Class Fee: Free
Tooling with Eric. Continue your introduction to Leathercrafting with the most traditional aspect: carving and tooling. Geared for beginner’s you will gain the knowledge and comfort in using tools to create beautiful patterns and designs from a blank piece of leather.  Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 12, Class Fee: Free
5/11/19, 1pm-3pm
Mexican Round Braid w/Eric. In a rare second appearance, our resident master leather worker, Eric, will teach how to create the Mexican round braid. This braid is typically applied to the edge of projects to give it a distinct look that really stands out!
Student Cap: 8, Class Fee: Contact Store for Details

5/18/19, 9am – 11am
Carving w/Steve. Start your leathercrafting journey with our introductory class with Steven. In this class you can start with no knowledge and leave with a newfound comfort with using a swivel knife. Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 4, Class Fee: Free
Tooling with Eric. Continue your introduction to Leathercrafting with the most traditional aspect: carving and tooling. Geared for beginner’s you will gain the knowledge and comfort in using tools to create beautiful patterns and designs from a blank piece of leather.  Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 12, Class Fee: Free
5/18/19, 3pm – 5pm
Dying Leather. Has Dying Leather become your least favorite part of leathercrafting? In this class we will go over the basics of dying leather paying special attention to prep and execution of our water-based dyes, as well as some notes on blending and sealing.
Student Cap: 6, Class Fee: $20
5/25/19, 9am – 11am
Carving w/Steve. Start your leathercrafting journey with our introductory class with Devin. In this class you can start with no knowledge and leave with a newfound comfort with using a swivel knife. Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 4, Class Fee: Free
Tooling with Eric. Continue your introduction to Leathercrafting with the most traditional aspect: carving and tooling. Geared for beginner’s you will gain the knowledge and comfort in using tools to create beautiful patterns and designs from a blank piece of leather.  Space is limited so show up early, first come first served.
Student Cap: 12, Class Fee: Free
5/25/19, 3pm – 5pm
Sewing and Stitching. This Class revolves around the basic principles of sewing leather. In this class, we will not only demonstrate the basic saddle stitch but we will walk you through more complex and decorative stitches to give your project an extra flair.
Student Cap: 6, Class Fee: $20
 
 
Please contact store for class details.
CostaMesa119@tandyleather.com
Phone: 714-966-3083
Toll Free: 800-571-8648
1215 Baker, Suite H
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Dallas, TX #109 Leathercraft Classes

 

April Class Schedule:

May 1st, 2019 – Basic Tooling 4-5pm

This is a great beginner class to get familiar with your basic 7 carving tools. You will create a beautiful flower design using a swivel knife and all your introductory carving tools! Cost: Free!

 

May 4th, 2019 – Jewelry Making - Anytime between 11am-4pm

Come learn how to make a wrist cuff and mystery braided bracelet as well as a leather pendant. This is a wonderful introduction to setting hardware and basic jewelry construction and leave with a beautiful set of custom jewelry! Cost: $15

 

May 11th, 2019 – Earring Workshop -Anytime between 11am-4pm

Make custom earrings using your imagination! Make two pairs of earrings with our materials and tools, as well as our wonderful staff’s knowledge and assistance. Cost: $10

 

May 18th, 2019 – Small Zipper Pouch 12pm-3pm

Make genuine leather zipper pouch! Learn about zipper placement and how to install them, as well as stitching and basic pattern making. These are great for holding pencils, cosmetics, and small miscellaneous items. Cost: $15

 

May 25th, 2019 – Leather Basket 12pm-3pm

Come make a leather basket! Learn how to install rivets, cutting out patterns, and simple lacing techniques. Great for decorating, center pieces on dining tables, fire place mantles, and holding items. Cost: $30

 

May 29th, 2019 – Basket Weaving Stamp Tutorial -Anytime between 11am-5pm

Come learn how to use our basket weave stamps as well as blending the edges. Cost: Free!

 

Please call ahead to reserve your spot, seats are limited.



 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Dallas109@tandyleather.com
Phone: 214-342-2282
Toll Free: 800-449-0785
10220 E Northwest Highway
Dallas, TX 75238

Dallas, TX #27 Leathercraft Classes

Please accept this amended version for June

 

 

June 1, 2019 1pm-pm Hand Tool Demonstration

Join us for a hands-on demo on some of our most commonly asked about tools and their varying styles or qualities. Cost: Free

 

June 8, 2019 1pm-2pm Buck Stitching

We’ll go over the tools and techniques required to complete this classic look. Cost: Free

 

June 15, 2019 1pm–3pm Key Fobs

We’ll have varying styles to choose from and show you assembly from start to finish. Cost: Free

 

June 22, 2019 1pm–2pm Geometric Stamping

Join us for a demonstration on some of the varying geometric stamps available and how they are implemented. Cost: Free

 

June 29, 2019 People’s Choice

If you’ve missed any 1 of a number of classes you were interested in attending, we are reserving this date as an opportunity to cover those topics.

 

 

 

Open table available all day every day

 

Seating is limited, Pre-Registration is required for ALL classes

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Dallas027@tandyleather.com
Phone: 972-289-5246
Toll Free: 877-662-3227
3201 Military Prkwy #C-100
Mesquite, TX 75149

Denver, CO #02 Leathercraft Classes

 May 1,8,15,22,29 1pm-4pm       FREE

Open Table, Stuck on a project?  Can’t get your hardware to set right?  Not sure how to proceed?  Join us for answers. Bring (or purchase) your own leather and tools, we will have staff members on site to provide knowledge and advice while you work on your project(s). 

 

JUNE 8TH, 1pm-4pm  FREE

Saddle Stitching, In this beginner level class, we will make a mini wallet concentrating on construction with a saddle stitch. The class will cover types of threads and how to choose a thread for your project, methods of spacing and punching holes for stitching, how to size thread and how to saddle stitch

 

JUNE 15TH, 12pm-4pm          $30

Scout Moccasin Class, Learn patter deciphering, moccasin construction and instruction decoding, leave with a pair of moccasins!  We will take a 30 min break for lunch, food is not provided. 

 

JUNE 22ND, 1pm-4pm           FREE

Intro to Coloring Leather, Demonstration of how to use Tandy dyes and finishes.

 

JUNE 29TH    12pm-3pm          $30

Pocket Flask Class, Stamp, stain and adhere a leather inlay into a pocket flask in this beginner level class.  We will take a 30 min break for lunch, food is not provided. 

 

 

 JUNE  5,12,19,26   1pm-4pm FREE

Open Table, Stuck on a project?  Can’t get your hardware to set right?  Not sure how to proceed?  Join us for answers. Bring (or purchase) your own leather and tools, we will have staff members on site to provide knowledge and advice while you work on your project(s). 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Denver002@tandyleather.com
Phone: 303-333-2295
Toll Free: 800-525-8134
4488 Forest St. Denver, Co

 



 

Please contact store for class details.
Denver002@tandyleather.com
Phone: 303-333-2295
Toll Free: 800-525-8134
4488 Forest St
Denver, CO 80216

Denver, CO #122 Leathercraft Classes

May 22, 2pm-5pm

Basic Lacing, in this beginner’s class, you will learn the basics of the double loop lacing stitch.  Learn basic starting, finishing and splicing technique! Instructor:  Dennis, Cost: $15

May 29, 1pm-5pm

Advanced Lacing, Learn how to flat braid.  Instructor:  Dennis,  Cost:  $20

EVERY Tuesday and Thursday, 2pm-5pm

Open Table, Stuck on a project?  Can’t get your hardware to set right?  Not sure how to proceed?  Join us for answers. Bring (or purchase) your own leather and tools, we will have staff members on site to provide knowledge and advice while you work on your project(s).  Instructor:  Tuesdays—Trent Thursdays—Bear Cost: Free

June 8, 11am-4pm

Intro To Leatherworking, in this beginner level introductory class, we will go over the basics on tooling, dying, stitching and lacing!  This class is the perfect place to start!  We will take a 30 min break for lunch, food is not provided.   Instructor:  Dennis, Cost: FREE
 
June 12, 2pm-5pm
Tooling 201, in this beginner level class, we will focus on preparing the leather, tracing a pattern and learn to use each of the basic 7 tools.  Prerequisite:  Intro to Tooling or Intro to Leatherworking   Instructor:  Dennis, Cost: $15
 
June 14, 12pm-5pm
Journal Workshop, learn to assemble a journal cover and gain knowledge on how to plan a journal cover pattern.  Lunch is not provided; we will take a 30 min break, please bring a lunch or plan to stop in a restaurant nearby.  Leave with a leather journal!   Instructor:  Trent, Cost: $35
 
June 19, 2pm-5pm
Basketweaving,  Learn several styles of basket weaving and border finishing. Instructor:  Dennis, Cost:  $15
 
June 22, 11am-2pm
Braiding 101, in this beginner’s class, learn the basics of braiding and knots! Instructor:  Bear, Cost: $10
 
June 28, 12pm-5pm
Wallet Workshop, in this workshop, you will learn the basics of wallet construction – stitching, pattern piece placement, and Tandy kit instruction deciphering.  Lunch is not provided; we will take a 30 min break, please bring a lunch or plan to stop in a restaurant nearby.  Leave with a wallet!!  Instructor: Bear, Cost: $20
 
EVERY Tuesday and Thursday, 2pm-5pm
Open Table, Stuck on a project?  Can’t get your hardware to set right?  Not sure how to proceed?  Join us for answers. Bring (or purchase) your own leather and tools, we will have staff members on site to provide knowledge and advice while you work on your project(s).  Instructor:  Tuesdays—Trent Thursdays—Bear Cost: Free
 
 
 
Visit the store or call us at least 2 days in advance reserve your spot!  Space is limited!
303-430-7306
 


 
 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Denver122@tandyleather.com
Phone: 303-430-7306
Toll Free: 800-477-3097
7355 West 88th Avenue, Suite V
Westminster, CO 80021

South Denver, CO #151 Leathercraft Classes

 
Dying & Finishing— FREE — April 27  —  11am-1pm
The class will cover how to properly case leather, swivel knife care
and  use, techniques of beveling, shading, camouflaging, matting,
and final cutting.  We will take a half hour break for lunch.

 

 

MAY 2019 Classes 151

 

Saddle Stitching — Free — May 4th — 11am-2pm

Lean on the most secure stitch in the business. Francis will lead you through the ins and outs of this stitch and help you troubleshoot the harder parts of getting good with thread.

 

Basic tooling — FREE — May 11th — 11am-2pm

The class will cover how to properly case leather, swivel knife care

and use, techniques of beveling, shading, camouflaging, matting,

and final cutting.  We will take a half hour break for lunch

 

Open Table — FREE — May 18th — 10am-12pm

Stuck on a project?  Can’t get your hardware to set right?  Not sure how

to proceed?  Join us for answers. Bring (or purchase) your own leather

and tools, we will have staff members on site to provide knowledge

and advice while you work on your project(s).

 

Helmet Workshop— $40 — May 25th — 11am-4pm

Advanced Class. Build a fantasy inspired helmet. This class will focus on using rivets for assembly, dying as well as using Cova Colors. 

Demo Classes: Come in and try some new skills in our demo

classes. They just might open up new options for your leather craft.

 


 
 

Please contact store for class details.
Denver151@tandyleather.com
Phone: 303-795-0060
Toll Free: 888-291-0024
3535 South Platte River Dr., Unit M
Sheridan, CO 80110

Des Moines, IA #06 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
DesMoines006@tandyleather.com
Phone: 515-265-6521
Toll Free: 800-247-5566
5041 NE 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50313

Detroit, MI #139 Leathercraft Classes

Every Wednesday 2pm-5pm:
Open Table — Bring in a project and use our class table to work on your leathercraft. Spaces are limited, so please call ahead for available seats. Materials will not be provided, so be sure to bring or purchase everything you need. Basic tools available for use include: Granite slab, Mallet, Water Bottle, and a Cutting/Punching Board. These tools are available for use at no cost, but are limited to use in the store during open table.

Thursday March 14, 2019 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Leather Flower Bouquet —Spring is coming!  Learn to wet form leather to create a Rose, a Lilly, and a Tulip.
Please call ahead to reserve a spot. Space is limited.
$40 fee. $25 for Wholesale Club Members

Saturday March 16, 2019 11:00am – 2:00pm
Belt Making Class — Make a 1 ½” or 1 ¼” belt from scratch. Learn to size, edge, stain, and finish your belt. Please call ahead to reserve a spot. Space is limited.
$30 fee. $25 for Wholesale Club Members

Thursday March 21, 2019 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Leather Keepsake Box — Learn to cut a pattern, dye, stitch, and edge finish a small box.
Please call ahead to reserve a spot. Space is limited.
$20 fee. $15 for Wholesale Club Members

Thursday March 28, 2019 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Basic Leather Carving — Learn traditional leather carving step-by-step from an experienced instructor. Please call ahead to reserve a spot. Space is limited.
Free Class

Saturday March 30, 2019 11:00am – 1:00pm
Bracelet Making — Make a 1 ¼” or 1” bracelet from scratch. Learn to size, edge, stain, and set hardware. Please call ahead to reserve a spot. Space is limited.
$20 fee. $15 for Wholesale Club Members

 

Please contact store for class details.
Detroit139@tandyleather.com
Phone: 734-422-9102
Toll Free: 866-422-9102
31104 Five Mile Rd
Livonia, MI 48154

El Paso, TX #16 Leathercraft Classes
Saturday, May 25, 10:00am-1:00pm

Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table.

Saturday, June 1, 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table, also learn all types of techniques
On holster making.
Cost: cost of materials used Class / Free

Aprende como hacer fundas de pistolas o fundas para navajas.
Las clases son gratis, el único costo es el material.
Háblanos para más información.
 
 
Saturday, July 6, 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table
 
 
Saturday, July 13, from 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table. Our instructors are going to be helping and answering all your questions.
 
 
Saturday, July 20, 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table, also learn all types of techniques
On stitching and lacing.
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table, also learn all types of techniques
On how mold leather.
Cost: cost of materials used / Class: Free
 
 
Saturday, August 3, 10:00am-1:00pm
Open Table: Bring your project in and work at our table, also learn all types of techniques
On holster making.
Cost: cost of materials used Class / Free


 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
ElPaso016@tandyleather.com
Phone: 915-591-9199
Toll Free: 800-200-2499
6800 Gateway Blvd E, Ste 1D
El Paso, TX 79915

Escondido, CA #178 Leathercraft Classes

Escondido, CA #178  

 

June 1st, 2019 ( Sat ) 1-4 pm

Belt Making Class :  Our instructor Phillip will be showing you the basics of making and designing your very own belt. In this class Phillip will be teaching you how to measure, set snaps, the proper way to use neatsfoot oil, and will also be showing you the proper way to burnish the leather as well.  Please bring an old belt in for measuring purposes.    Cost $35

 

June 8th, 2019  ( Sat ) 2-5 pm

Gun Holster Class :   Come and join our instructor Anthony from Twan Leather who will be teaching you the basics of making our Bullseye Minimal Automatic Holster Kit # 44454-00.   In this class Anthony will also be teaching you how to hand stitch.  COST $ 30

 

June 15th, 2019  ( Sat ) 2-5 pm

Set Of Bracers Class :   Come and Join our new instructor Jennifer from The Memory Box who will teach you how to set our special Celtic pyramid rivets, regular and or textured rivets, hole punching, and will also be learning minimal tooling and stamping as well. Help us welcome Jennifer to our team.  COST $30

 

June 22nd, 2019 ( Sat ) 1-4 pm

Carving and Tooling Class : Welcome Back Master Carver Jim in this 2 part carving and tooling class where you will learn how to prepare leather for carving and tooling, casing leather, and other tricks of the trade from one of our favorites.  Cost $30

 

June 29th, 2019  ( Sat ) 1-4 pm

2nd part carving and tooling class :  In this 2nd part class with Master Carver Jim you will learn the basics of tooling leather, and yes there is a difference between carving and tooling so don’t miss out on this amazing journey down leather lane.  Cost $ FREE WITH PART 1 $30 CLASS FEE

 

Please contact store for class details.
Escondido178@tandyleather.com
Phone: 760-745-0079
Toll Free: 844-530-1189
2122 Mission Rd
Escondido, CA 92029

Eugene, OR #172 Leathercraft Classes

May 4th 2019, 10:00am-3pm
Dog Collar Class: Cut out a leather dog collar. Dye, Stamp/tool and customize it to fit your furry friend. Leave with a finished product. Cost: $20

May 8th 2019, 12:00pm – 5 pm
Luggage Tag Kit Class: Come put together the luggage tag kit with the use of our class resources and go home with a finished product. Limited Seating Cost: $3.50

March 11th  2019, 9:30am-3pm
Pillow Class: Bring in your own pillow insert (max size 17”x17”). Cut out the leather and learn the basics of lacing with leather. Cost: $40

March 18th 2019, 10:00am-3pm
Leather Belt: We will cut out, dye, and stamp the belt and you leave with a finished product. Cost: $30

May 22nd 2019, 12:00pm – 5pm
Money Clipper Kit Class: Come put together the money clipper kit with the use of our class resources and go home with a finished product. Limited Seating Cost: $10

May 25th 2019, 9:30am-3pm
Bag Class: Cut out a leather tote style bag and learn the basics of stitching and bag making. Leave with a finished product. Cost: $40


May 15th & 29th: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Basic Tooling: Come in and learn the basics of leather tooling or if you have questions or get stuck bring in your project and we will help you! Cost: Free

Please contact store for class details.
Eugene172@tandyleather.com
Phone: 541-342-3184
Toll Free: 855-750-8881
1055 Bailey Hill Rd
Eugene, OR 97402

Ft. Worth (Main), TX #04 Leathercraft Classes

 April 27th: Book Cover w/ Basic Tooling (Begins at 11:00am.)
You will learn basic tooling using our 4181-00 Book Cover Kit. You will learn to transfer a beautiful custom floral pattern to leather and carve and tool design. When finished you will have a beautiful 5”x8” leather book cover that you can dye/stain or leave natural. No dying/staining during class. Basic 7 Tool Set required, all materials supplied.
Cost $20.00 (Space is limited. Please Pre-register)
Please follow us on FACEBOOK @tandy04 for class schedules, customer spot lights and store specials.
 
May 4th: Minimal Semi-Automatic Holster w/ Basic Tooling (Class begins at 11:00 am.) This is a make up class from April 20th.
Using our 44454-00 kit you will learn the basics of how to tool leather. All skill levels welcome. You will be creating a floral scroll piece that showcases the basic tooling techniques. When completed you will have a beautiful, durable and useful holster for your semi-automatic pistol. These are a universal fit so no need to bring your firearm with you. Basic 7 Tool Set required; all materials supplied.
$20.00 Space is limited. Please call to pre-register.

May 11th: Leather Guild Meeting (Meeting begins at 1:00pm.) Not a member? No problem, come and meet the group and learn more about their organization.

May 18th: Leather Belt Buckle Class (Class begins at 11:00 am.) GREAT GIFT IDEA!
In this class you will be making a custom leather western style belt buckle. Our instructor will work with you on stamping a basic design or your initials in the leather, antiquing the leather and stitching the leather. When you leave you will have a beautiful one-off hand-crafted leather belt buckle. All materials supplied.
$20.00 Space is limited, please call to pre-register.

May 25th: Bison Card Wallet (Class begins at 11:00 am.) GREAT GIFT IDEA!
Using our Kit, you will assemble and beautiful card wallet from our Frontier Bison Leather. When finished you will have a very beautiful and unique minimal wallet. And leave with the knowledge to recreate these using many other kinds of leather. Pattern for future projects included.
$15.00 Space is limited, please call to pre-register.

June 1st: Basic Tooling (Class begins at 11:00 am.)
Basic Seven Kit Required. Learn the basics of how to tool leather. All skills welcome. You will be creating a floral scroll piece that showcases the basic tooling techniques. You will also learn tracing skills, shading using basic seven kit and tool care.
FREE Space is limited, please call to pre-register.

Tandy Leather Fort Worth, TX.
(817) 872-3210
@tandy4
Fortworth004@tandyleather.com

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Please contact store for class details.
FortWorth004@tandyleather.com
Phone: 817-872-3210
Toll Free: 800-433-3201
1900 SE Loop 820 Bldg B
Fort Worth, TX 76140

Ft. Worth TX (North) #107 Leathercraft Classes
May 25, 2019 at 11am
Koozie: It’s Memorial Day weekend, so it’s time for koozies to keep your drink cool! Keep it simple or make it crazy! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like! You must call to reserve a spot as space is limited!  Cost: $15 Military Members: $10

Watauga Class Schedule

June 2019

 

Saturday June 1st at 11am

Basic Tooling: Learn the basics of how to tool leather. All skill levels are welcome! You will be creating a floral scroll piece that showcases the basic tooling techniques. You will also learn how to sharpen and care for your swivel knife. You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: Free!

 

Tuesday June 4th

Leather Tools: If learning about the different types of leather tools seems overwhelming, this is a great class for you! Stop in anytime to test and learn about the basic tools of leathercrafting.

Cost: Free!

 

Wednesday June 5th

Mystery Braid Bracelet: Drop in with the kids today to make a mystery braid bracelet! It’s a fun project that is easier than it looks.

Cost: Free!

 

Friday June 7th

Eyeglasses Case: Keep your glasses from being crushed in your purse or breifcase with this easy project! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like! You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: $10

 

Saturday June 8th

Hand Stitching 101: You don’t need a machine to create a strong and perfect stitch. We’ll teach you the basics to get a beautiful handstitch each and every time. Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like!

Cost: Free!

 

Tuesday June 11th

Hardware Setting: Don’t be intimidated by the amout of hardware and setters that are out there. We’ll teach you how to determine what is best for different projects and how to set them!

Cost: Free!

 

Wednesday June 12th

Keychain: Stop in any time to make a keychain, because why not!

Cost: Free!

 

Friday June 14th

American Flag Valet Tray: Today is Flag Day, and Sunday is Father’s Day, what’s a more perfect gift? Tool an American or Texas flag on a valet tray for Dad! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like! You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: $10

 

Saturday June 15th from 11am – 3pm

Join us for our Customer Appreciation Showcase! Showcase your work, meet other local artists and leatherworkers, hang out with your favorite Tandy staff, and enjoy food and drinks!

 

 

 

 

Tuesday June 18th

Earrings: Come in on your lunch break and make a pair of leather earrings! We will have templates you can use, or come up with your own! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like!

Cost: $5

 

Wednesday June 19th

Set of Coasters: These make a quick and easy gift; everyone uses coasters! Use your creativity to create a set of four coasters to protect your furniture from sweaty glasses in the summer! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like!

Cost: Free!

 

Friday June 21st at 1pm

Basic Tooling: Learn the basics of how to tool leather. All skill levels are welcome! You will be creating a floral scroll piece that showcases the basic tooling techniques. You will also learn how to sharpen and care for your swivel knife. You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: Free!

 

Saturday June 22nd at 11am

Tooled Baseball Cap: It’s easier than it looks; make your friends jealous this summer! We’ll teach you how to make the pattern and attach the finished product to your hat! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like! You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: $20

 

Tuesday June 25th

Wine Glass Tags: Drop in to make a couple of tags to mark your glass, no one likes to lose their glass of wine!

Cost: Free!

 

Wednesday June 26th

Bookmark: Kids will be happy to read this summer when they have a handmade leather bookmark they created to keep their spot!

Cost: Free!

 

Friday June 28th

Card Case Kit: This wallet is great for carrying just the essentials! Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like!

Cost: $5

 

Saturday June 29th

English Bridle Belt: There’s no dying or stamping for this belt class, instead you will learn how to measure a belt, different ways to attach the buckles, and how to skive leather. The class fee only includes the belt, you must purchase a buckle of your choice seperately or bring your own. Check out our Facebook @tandy107 to see photos of what your project can look like! You must call to reserve a spot, as space is limited!

Cost: $10

 

You MUST call to reserve a spot for weekend classes! We have limited space so let us know you’re coming!

817-503-2318

Follow us on Facebook! @Tandy107

6900 Denton Hwy #101

Watauga, TX 76148

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
FortWorth107@tandyleather.com
Phone: 817-503-2318
Toll Free: 866-322-8965
6900 Denton Hwy #101
Fort Worth North (Watauga), TX 76148

Fresno, CA #05 Leathercraft Classes
February 23rd, 2019 9:00am- 11am
Wallet Making: Is your wallet falling apart? Do you know someone that needs a new wallet? Or maybe your wallet is outdated, and you want to get a new one! This would be the perfect class to get started on your very own unique wallet. In this class you can choose from the many wallet kits that we carry, from there you will decide what you want to do with it (dye, tool, stain, stamp?). you will leave here with a one of a kind wallet. Cost: of kit at Elite pricing. 
 
February 23rd, 2019, 2:00pm- 4:00pm
Basic Tooling Class: In this class you will learn how to use each one of the seven basic tools of leather tooling. You will be carving a basic flower pattern that utilizes each tool to teach you how it is used and when it is applied to make certain designs to make your flower become a beautiful finished product. After taking this class, you will have the knowledge and understanding to start tooling your own designs on you own projects. Cost: $50.00 This includes the kit that comes with all the tools you would need plus more and receive elite pricing on anything you purchase in the class.
 
Every day; Anytime During Store Hours
Open Table Classes: Tables open every day for your convenience. Come on in and work on your projects with the security of our staffs leathercrafting help and pointers. Any time you need an answer to a question on your project, bring your tools and project and we will walk you through it. We will do our best to get you the help you need to make your next project a work of art. We look forward to seeing you and your wonderful projects. Cost: Free
 
Feel free to call us at 559-297-7375 if you have any questions; look forward to seeing you at class time.
 
Please call the day before the class you were wanting to attend.
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Every day; Anytime During Store Hours
Open Table Classes: Tables open every day for your convenience. Come on in and work on your projects with the security of our staffs leathercrafting help and pointers. Any time you need an answer to a question on your project, bring your tools and project and we will walk you through it. We will do our best to get you the help you need to make your next project a work of art. We look forward to seeing you and your wonderful projects. Cost: Free
 
March 2nd, 2019 9:00am- 11:00am
Basic Tooling Class: In this class you will learn how to use each one of the seven basic tools of leather tooling. You will be carving a basic flower pattern that utilizes each tool to teach you how it is used and when it is applied to make certain designs to make your flower become a beautiful finished product. After taking this class, you will have the knowledge and understanding to start tooling your own designs on you own projects. Cost: $50.00 This includes the kit that comes with all the tools you would need plus more and receive elite pricing on anything you purchase in the class.
 
March 2nd, 2019 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Belt Making: Is your current belt falling apart? Great! This is a great class to come and find out what leather working is all about. In this class you will leave here with a finished belt. You can dye, tool, stain however you want. Come and join us to make a belt that no one in the world will have.  Cost: Of materials at elite pricing.
 
March 9th, 2019 9:00am-11:00am
Dog Collar/ Dog Leash Making: Did you get a new puppy for Christmas and its grown so fast that it needs a new collar? Or maybe your dog needs a new collar? Whatever the reason may be this would be a great class to come to! In this class you can choose from two different size collars (which ever one is going to fit your dog the best depending on breed and ect…) or you can choose to make your dog a leash (which also comes in a Kit). You may decorate it as you like. All we ask of you is to measure your dog’s neck or bring in its old collar to have measurements for the new collar. Cost: kit at elite pricing.
 
March 9th, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Basic Tooling Class: In this class you will learn how to use each one of the seven basic tools of leather tooling. You will be carving a basic flower pattern that utilizes each tool to teach you how it is used and when it is applied to make certain designs to make your flower become a beautiful finished product. After taking this class, you will have the knowledge and understanding to start tooling your own designs on you own projects. Cost: $50.00 This includes the kit that comes with all the tools you would need plus more and receive elite pricing on anything you purchase in the class.
 
March 16th, 2019 9:00am-11:00pm
Kit Class: In this class you can choose from one of our many kits off the wall. This class would be a great beginner class for someone that wants to learn about leather working but not sure where to get started. On top of all the fun we have a lot of different kits to choose from. Anywhere from holster kits to purse kits. You can decorate which ever kit you decide to make any way you would like to. Cost: of kit at Elite pricing.
 
March 16th, 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Basic Tooling Class: In this class you will learn how to use each one of the seven basic tools of leather tooling. You will be carving a basic flower pattern that utilizes each tool to teach you how it is used and when it is applied to make certain designs to make your flower become a beautiful finished product. After taking this class, you will have the knowledge and understanding to start tooling your own designs on you own projects. Cost: $50.00 This includes the kit that comes with all the tools you would need plus more and receive elite pricing on anything you purchase in the class.
 
March 23rd, 2019, 9:00am- 11:00am
Basic Tooling Class: In this class you will learn how to use each one of the seven basic tools of leather tooling. You will be carving a basic flower pattern that utilizes each tool to teach you how it is used and when it is applied to make certain designs to make your flower become a beautiful finished product. After taking this class, you will have the knowledge and understanding to start tooling your own designs on you own projects. Cost: $50.00 This includes the kit that comes with all the tools you would need plus more and receive elite pricing on anything you purchase in the class.
 
March 23rd, 2019, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Having problems with a project?  Come and bring your project in here and a Tandy Employee will help you out the best they can.  Cost: Free
 
Feel free to call us at 559-297-7375 if you have any questions; look forward to seeing you at class time.
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Fresno005@tandyleather.com
Phone: 559-297-7375
Toll Free: 800-999-7371
780 W. Shaw Ave
Clovis, CA 93612

Grand Rapids, MI #18 Leathercraft Classes

To Reserve Your Space, Call Us! (616) 452-8621

3/9/19: 11am : Basic Carving
Come learn the basic uses for the 6 basic carving tools. Roxanne Middleton from Legacy & Legends will be teaching you how to use the tools and create a leather coaster with a wild rose on it. You will leave with a finished project to show off. This class is $15. There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum.

3/16/19: 11am: Geometric and Basket Weave Stamping Class
Join us and learn the mind bending (and surprisingly simple) art of geometric and basket weave stamping! This beautiful pattern-based stamping brings even the simplest of projects into a complex and professional look. Plus, its even a little therapeutic!
This class is $10.  There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum. Call to reserve your spot.

3/23/19: 11am: Belt Class
This is the best and all-inclusive way to learn many different skills and build up your comfort level all in one spot. Belts have long been the absolute basic first-time leather crafting project, and for good reason! Start your adventure by cutting your own strip from a rugged piece of leather, and leave with your very own custom fitted belt. Plus the basic skills that will take you far and wide in your leather crafting journey (all while keeping your pants up!)
 This class is $25. There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum. Call to reserve your spot.

3/30/19: 11am : Rose Class
You will learn how to make and color a leather rose. We will be using veg tan leather, molding it into shape and dye it. Perfect gift for your valentine! This class is $15.  There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum. Call to reserve your spot.

4/6/19: 11am : Easter Bunny within an Egg Carving Class
Celebrate Easter with this timeless and adorable carving project. Learn some basics in leather carving, and leave with a perfect gift, or decoration for your family and home. Impress your friends with intricate and beautiful Sharian style florals encapsulated by a contemporary yet classic bunny shadow.
This class is $15.  There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum. Call to reserve your spot.

4/13/19: 11am : Basic Carving
Come learn the basic uses for the 6 basic carving tools. Roxanne Middleton from Legacy & Legends will be teaching you how to use the tools and create a leather coaster with a wild rose on it. You will leave with a finished project to show off. This class is $15. There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum.

4/20/19: 11am : Leather Mini Easter Basket Class
Learn the basics in basket and bag construction and leave with a perfect ageless gift for any occasion.  Plus, a lot of these skills are translatable into many other projects you plan on doing in the future.
This class is $20. There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum.

4/27/19: 11am: Flask Class
Get your flask ready Cinco De Mayo.  We will be using the vintage flask 6 oz. kit (44104-00).  You will get a chance to do some stamping and coloring. This class is $35.  There will be a 3 person minimum and a 6 person maximum. Call to reserve your spot.

To Reserve Your Space, Call Us! (616) 452-8621
 

Please contact store for class details.
GrandRapids018@tandyleather.com
Phone: 616-452-8621
Toll Free: 800-632-9620
2314 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508

Harrisburg, PA #03 Leathercraft Classes

 

Every Day  (Excluding Store Events and Scheduled Classes)  -  Staff Available from 11am – 4pm

 

Open Table (Come Work In Our Store):   Are you stuck on a project?  Just have some questions on how to use a tool or get an effect on leather?  Looking for a little guidance as to how to proceed with your project, pattern or idea?  This Open Table is for you!  During the hours of 11am – 4pm our highly skilled and knowledgeable Staff will be available to answer questions, offer guidance, provide honest critiques (with no judgment), or generally help nudge you towards the even better Leathercrafter that we see in you!   Bring your project in and work at our tables during these hours.  While we can’t do the work for you, we are very excited to help guide you on that stubborn project.  Space is limited, though no reservations are needed.   

All Ages Welcome.   Cost:  FREE

 

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5/11/19, Saturday – 11:00am – 3:00pm  (Length of class will vary – We’ll break for lunch)

 

The Basics of Hardware Selection & Setting:  If you’re new to leatherworking or maybe you’ve only ever hand stitched your leather, come take this class and we’ll teach you all about how to properly size a rivet, (yes, that’s important), as well as how to set them.  We’ll also go through how to set other various hardware such as Eyelets/Grommets, Rivets & Burrs, Line, Segma and Glove Snaps, Decorative Spots and Chicago Screws.  Each of these hardware settings have their own tool and technique for proper application.  With our many years of experience we will impart our personal tips and tricks to help you set each one properly…..Like how to get that Line 24 Snap to set straight….we understand and we can help!     Ages 12+.   Cost:  FREE

 

Suggested Tools:  We will provide these if you don’t have them, or you can buy your own before class. 

Mallet (#3301-03)

Rivets, Med

Rivet Setter (#8100-00)

Grommets / Eyelets, ¼”

Grommet Setter & Anvil, ¼” (#8097-02)

Eyelet Setter & Anvil, ¼” (#8095-00)

Line 20/24 Snaps

Snap-All Setter Set (#8108-10)

Deluxe Snap-All/Rivet Setter Set (#8105-00)

Hole Punches (#3003-00)

Poly Punch Board (#3464-01)

 

Space is limited and must be reserved on a first come, first served basis.  Call the store to have your name and number added to the list which will reserve your spot.  Seat priority will be given to those on the list who are present at the start of the class.



 

Please contact store for class details.
Harrisburg003@tandyleather.com
Phone: 717-236-8142
Toll Free: 800-233-7155
3835 Union Deposit Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Houston, TX #133 Leathercraft Classes

JUNE 1, 10:30am – 12:30pm

Hardware setting: Learn how to set hardware properly in this hands-on class that takes you step by step on setting snaps, rivets, eyelets and grommets. We will also explain when best to use certain hardware with your projects. Pre-registration is required Cost: Free

JUNE 5, 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Make a Key Fob: Use one our key fob kits to make yourself a custom key chain. Both kits come with everything you need. You add the stamp of your choice and pick your antique stain; we’ll supply the necessary tools to complete. Pre-registration is required Cost - $2.99 or $9.99

JUNE 8, 10:30am-12:30pm

Basic Carving: This is a great “get you started” class for anyone interested in learning to carve leather. We’ll start with basic stamping and work through the tools required. Be sure to pre-register for class to save your spot!   Cost- $49.99    

JUNE 12, 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Make a Dog Collar: Use our Dog Collar kit in ¾” or 1” to make your furry friend a custom collar made by their favorite owner. The kit comes with everything you need. You add your furry friends name, initials and seal it with a shine that matches their personality. Pre-registration is required. Cost - $12.99 or $15.99

JUNE 15, 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Hardware setting: Learn how to set hardware properly in this hands-on class that takes you step by step on setting snaps, rivets, eyelets and grommets. We will also explain when best to use certain hardware with your projects. Pre-registration is required Cost: Free

JUNE 19, 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Make a Key Fob: Use one our key fob kits to make yourself a custom key chain. Both kits come with everything you need. You add the stamp of your choice and pick your antique stain; we’ll supply the necessary tools to complete. Pre-registration is required Cost - $2.99 or $9.99

JUNE 22, 10:30am – 12:30pm

Basic Carving: This is a great “get you started” class for anyone interested in learning to carve leather. We’ll start with basic stamping and work through the tools required. Be sure to pre-register for class to save your spot!    Cost- $49.99  

JUNE 26, 2:30am – 4:30pm

Make a Dog Collar: Use our Dog Collar kit in ¾” or 1” to make your furry friend a custom collar made by their favorite owner. The kit comes with everything you need. You add your furry friends name, initials and seal it with a shine that matches their personality. Pre-registration is required. Cost - $12.99 or $15.99

JUNE 29, 10:30am – 12:30pm

Hardware setting: Learn how to set hardware properly in this hands-on class that takes you step by step on setting snaps, rivets, eyelets and grommets. We will also explain when best to use certain hardware with your projects. Pre-registration is required Cost: Free

 

Please contact store for class details.
Houston133@tandyleather.com
Phone: 281-537-2952
Toll Free: 866-537-2952
10947 FM 1960 West
Houston, TX 77070

Houston-SW, TX #26 Leathercraft Classes
May 25th (Saturday):  Open Table: Our table is open for you to bring in anything your working on or need help with. Our knowledgeable staff will assist you with anything you may need help with and show you the ropes. Bring your project in and we will show you how to get things wrapped up in no time!

Time: 11am-1pm

Class Fee: FREE* Cost off all materials used will be totaled at end of the class if used

Class Fee: FREE* Cost off all materials used will be totaled at end of the class if used

 


CLASS SCHEDULE

JUNE

 

June 1st (Saturday): Basic Carving Class:  Have you wanted to get into leathercrafting but have no idea where to start? This is a great “get you started” class for anyone interested in learning to carve leather. We’ll start with basic stamping and work through the tools required. Bring any leatherworking tools you may have.

Be sure to pre-register for class to save your spot!

Time: 11am-1pm

Class Fee: $10

 

June 8th (Saturday):  Dog Collar:  Want to create a unique collar for your best friend? This is the class for you. We will be using kit 44707-02 or 44707-03 depending on your dog’s neck size. This is an all-inclusive class that will be going of stamping, hole punching, dyeing and finishing.

PLEASE MEASURE YOUR DOGS NECK TO GET A PROPPER SIZE

Time: 11am-1pm

Class Fee: $20

 

June 15th (Saturday):  NO CLASS

 

June 22nd (Saturday): NO CLASS

 

June 29th (Saturday):  Open Table: Our table is open for you to bring in anything your working on or need help with. Our knowledgeable staff will assist you with anything you may need help with and show you the ropes. Bring your project in and we will show you how to get things wrapped up in no time!

Time: 4pm-7pm

Class Fee: FREE* Cost off all materials used will be totaled at end of the class if used

 

TANDY LEATHER FACTORY #026

7601 West Sam Houston Parkway South, Suite 100

Houston, TX  77072

713-988-8824

 





 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Houston026@tandyleather.com
Phone: 713-988-8824
Toll Free: 877-662-3265
7601 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S #100
Houston, TX 77072

Houston-SE, TX #156 Leathercraft Classes

MAY:

 

Saturday, May 04, 2019

12pm – 3pm

Basic Carving

Cost: Free

Never worked with leather before, but always wanted to learn how? Then this is the class for you! In this class, we will take you step by step through the process of western floral carving. We will provide the leather for the class, but you must provide the Basic 7 Tool Set, mallet, & The Leather Craft Handbook by Tony & Kay Lair if you have them.  If you do not have these items, don’t worry about it.  We will provide you with the basic tools to borrow for the class.  Class limited to 6 people.

 

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

12pm – 3pm

Leather Roses & Flowers
Cost: $15
Learn the basics of leather sculpting in this class.  We will be going from tracing a pattern to a 3 dimensional rose in just an hour or so.  Limit 6 people for this class.

Thursday, May 09, 2019
3pm – 5pm

Open Table: Afternoon
Cost: Free
Have a project that you need help on?  Have some general questions that need to be answered?  Need a larger space to work at?  Need to borrow some tools for that one part of the project that you might not need to use again?  Want to just generally hang out with other crafters to bounce around ideas and techniques while working on a project?  This is the day for you!  Bring your projects and/or questions in today and we will help you out as best we can.  There is no “limit” to size of the class.  If you have a large project, please call ahead to make sure we have room at the table.

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019

12pm – 3pm
Basic Belt Making

Cost: $30
In this informative class, we will be going from cutting your own strap out of a piece of leather to setting snaps, properly measuring, to staining and finishing a belt that will last years. Due to time restraints, we will not be able to do stamping or carving in this class. Class fee will cover basic materials. Limit 6 people.

 

Thursday, April 16, 2019
3pm – 5pm
Basic Carving

Cost: Free

Never worked with leather before, but always wanted to learn how? Then this is the class for you! In this class, we will take you step by step through the process of western floral carving. We will provide the leather for the class, but you must provide the Basic 7 Tool Set, mallet, & The Leather Craft Handbook by Tony & Kay Lair if you have them.  If you do not have these items, don’t worry about it.  We will provide you with the basic tools to borrow for the class.  Class limited to 6 people.

 

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
12pm – 3pm
Figure Carving – Memorial Day Theme

Cost: Free
Make a Memorial Day tribute with a leather picture.  We will be looking at some of the basics of carving figures and the stamping tools involved in making them look 3D.  This class will be and limited to 6 people, so please sign up to ensure you get a spot in the class.  Please bring your swivel knife and mallet if you have one.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
3pm – 5pm

Basic Carving
Cost: Free
Never worked with leather before, but always wanted to learn how? Then this is the class for you! In this class, we will take you step by step through the process of western floral carving. We will provide the leather for the class, but you must provide the Basic 7 Tool Set, mallet, & The Leather Craft Handbook by Tony & Kay Lair if you have them.  If you do not have these items, don’t worry about it.  We will provide you with the basic tools to borrow for the class.  Class limited to 6 people.

Saturday, May 25, 2019
12pm – 3pm
Star Wars Series: Class 4 (Gauntlets/Gloves)

Cost: $45 (Price may vary depending on options chosen)
In this class, Richard will continue the projects for this series by walking you through a pair of Star Wars inspired Gauntlets/Gloves like the Jedi and the Sith would wear.  We will try to post a picture of Richard’s mockup on Facebook with a reminder message for today’s class.  Search for us on Facebook using “Tandy156”.

Thursday, May 30, 2019
3pm – 5pm
Open Table: Afternoon

Cost: Free
Have a project that you need help on?  Have some general questions that need to be answered?  Need a larger space to work at?  Need to borrow some tools for that one part of the project that you might not need to use again?  Want to just generally hang out with other crafters to bounce around ideas and techniques while working on a project?  This is the day for you!  Bring your projects and/or questions in today and we will help you out as best we can.  There is no “limit” to size of the class.  If you have a large project, please call ahead to make sure we have room at the table.





 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Houston156@tandyleather.com
Phone: 281-542-0172
Toll Free: 888-666-0010
8353 Spencer Hwy
Deer Park, TX 77536

Indianapolis, IN #112 Leathercraft Classes

4/27-----Advanced Tooling with Marla -----$20
You’ve taken basic tooling and you know your basic 7 like the back of  your hand. Now you’re ready to step it up a notch! Join Marla in our advanced tooling class to learn new tools and skills. (Basic Tooling class is required!)
Estimated length of class ~4 hours

Open table everyday

 

May Class list

All classes start at 10:30AM unless otherwise specified in the class description. Please call at least 24 hours ahead to reserve your spot, as spaces are limited!

5/4 & 11-----Handbag with tooling with M.E.----- $50
This is a TWO-PART class.
Part 1-5/4- In this class, you will cut your pattern for your handbag then learn how to use the “basic 7” including a swivel knife and discover a new addiction! All tools and materials (and designs) will be provided! If you have your own tools you’d like to use, feel free to bring them just make sure you have them marked. We will start coloring and finishing depending on how far we get in the tooling.
Estimated length of class ~6 hours

Part 2 – 5/11- In this class we will complete finishing then move into construction of the handbag. We will put our final touches on these beautiful bags with some edging and hand sewing.
Estimated length of class ~6 hours

5/18----- Leather Bracers----- $40
Join Nic as he teaches you how to pattern and create your custom-made bracers! He will walk you step by step until you have a pair of your very own bracers! Whether you are making them for cosplay, as armor, because you want them and think they’re neat, you will know the basics of patterning and construction at the end of the day!
Estimated length of class: ~6 hours

~~ OVER ~~
5/25-----Finishing Edges ----- FREE
Don’t miss out on this free class! We will cover a few different methods for finishing edges and a few different products that will make finishing edges a breeze and help them look their best!
Estimated length of class: ~2 hours
Open table everyday


 

Please contact store for class details.
Indianapolis112@tandyleather.com
Phone: 317-347-9948
Toll Free: 866-609-2978
3019 N. High School Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46224

Jacksonville, FL #146 Leathercraft Classes

Saturday, June 1st

11AM – 4PM

Basic Stitching with Andi

In this class, we will demonstrate and let you practice several different stitching techniques, including (but not limited to) the saddle stitch. We will also cover use of various awls and other stitching tools. Stop by and pick up or brush up on useful skills for adding a characteristic look to your leather projects.

Class fee: Free

 

Saturday, June 8th

11AM – 4PM

How Hard is Hardware? With Brianna

In this class we will demonstrate how to set several of our most commonly used hardware. Rapid Rivets? Yup. Segma Snaps? Oh, yes. Eyelets and grommets? Not only will we show you how to set them but an easy way to tell them apart.

Class fee: Free

 

Saturday, June 15th

11AM – 4PM

Basic Carving and Tooling with Andi

In this class, you will be taught how to use the basic seven tools by means of a western floral pattern by one of our local leatherworkers. After going in depth on how to use each tool you will take home your piece of leather with your own handiwork on it.

We ask that you please bring or purchase your own set of the Basic 7 Tools, as we will have a limited class supply.

Class fee: Free

 

Saturday, June 22nd

11AM – 4PM

Basic Coloring with Brianna

In this class, you will learn the basics of dyes, stains, paints, and antiques. We will go over how each of them effects the leather and how they can be blended, shaded, and sealed in several basic forms.

Class fee: free

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Jacksonville146@tandyleather.com
Phone: 904-262-4995
Toll Free: 800-961-7940
9456 Philips Hwy, Ste 6
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Johnston, RI #182 Leathercraft Classes
February 28th, 2019 10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Key Tray
Don’t lose or misplace your keys any longer. Make this leather key tray. This tray will keep more than just keys. This tray will fit a cell phone, wallet and more. cost $10
 
March 2nd, 2019 10:30am-6:00pm
Mini Leather Teepee
Let’s tool outside the box. come join us for some tooling fun! we will be tooling and staining our teepees. A piece to add to your home or office decor. cost $10
 
March 5th and 8th 2019
Leather Back and Waist Belt
Do you need more support on your lower back? In this class we will be making a leather belt to help with those heavy loads. In this class we will measure and cut our leather. We ill also personalize the waist belt. We will stain or dye our waist belt. We will be stitching or setting rivets to complete your project. cost $60
 
March 12th     10:30am-5:00pm
Basic Tooling Class          
Learn how to carve, tool, and bevel on veg tanned leather. All skill levels are welcome.   Cost: Free

March 14th 10:30am-5:30pm
Phone Dock Station
Customize your own charging station with any of our tools and dyes.        Cost: $30.00

March 16th /19th 11:00am-5:00pm
Avery Handbag
This handbag kit comes with everything you need to assemble it. You can personalize these with tools and stains.            $40.00

March 21st  10:30am-5:30pm
Phone Cord Case
In this class you’ll be able to build your own leather case for your phone charger.        Cost: $5.00

March 23rd l
Leather Earrings
Carve out and design your own leather earrings. All skill levels are welcome.        Cost: $3.00

March 28th  10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Guitar Pick
Play guitar or know someone who does? Come into Tandy Leather and make some guitar picks out of genuine leather!            Cost: Free        

March 30th  10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Accessories
This is a fun and easy class where you will be able to make anything from necklaces, bracelets, and earrings out of genuine leather!        Cost: $10.00

 
April 1st  10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Guitar Pick Case
This class is for any guitar players who are constantly losing their picks. You’ll be able to customize your case with our wide variety of tools and dyes.  Cost: $5.00

April 6th 10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Staining Class
This class is for anyone interested in learning more about leather staining. We sell a wide variety of dyes, so feel free to ask questions and try out as many stains as you like.                    Cost: Free

April 9th  10:00am-5:00pm
Basic Belt Class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00

April 11th/13th 10:30am – 5:00pm
Leather Body Armor (arm guards)
We will be having a 2 part leather armor class. On April 11th and 13th we will be making leather arm guards. We will be making them out of high quality veg tanned leather.        Cost: $20.00

April 16th/18th  10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Body Armor (tool belt)
This is another 2 part leather armor class. April 16th and 18th we will be making leather tool belts. We will be making these out of our veg tanned leather.
    
April 20th     10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Pen Case
Come into Tandy Leather and make your own pen case. Comes in handy for any hands-on project.

April 27th 10:30am-5:00pm
Basic Hand Stitching Class
Learn to sew leather at this fun and easy class. The cost of the class covers the materials we’ll be using.  Cost:$5.00

April 30th     10:30am-5:00pm
Basic belt class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt. Cost:$20.00

May 2nd / 4th 10:30am-5:30pm
Tool Belt
Customize your own leather tool belt. You’ll be able to tool and dye it anyway you like! This is a 2 part class for May 2nd and may 4th !            Cost:$25.00



May 7th 10:30am – 5:00pm
Basic Belt Class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00

May 9th 10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Book and Pencil Case
Come into Tandy Leather and make your own carry-on book and pencil holder. You’ll be able to customize yours with any of our tools and dyes.        Cost:$10.00

May 11th   10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Tray
We will be making trays out of leather. Perfect for keys, lose change, etc.         Cost:$5.00

May 16th /18th  10:30am-5:00pm
Leather Vest
This is a 2 part class that will take place on May 16th and 18th . Sign up over the phone or in store and give us your measurements. This will be a fun class where you will learn how to stitch with leather and come out with your very own leather vest!            Cost:$70.00

May 21st 10:30am-5:00pm
basic belt class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00

May 25th 10:30am-5:00pm
Change Purse
Come into Tandy Leather and design your very own change purse. This is a fun class for all skill levels.  Cost:$8.00

May 28th 10:00am – 5:00pm
Basic Belt Class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00

June 1st 10:30am-5:00pm
Classic Tri-fold Wallet
Come into Tandy Leather and customize your very own wallet. This kit comes with all the materials needed for assembly. This will be a fun class for leather workers of any skill levels.        Cost:$15.00

June 4th 10:30am- 5:00pm
Basic Belt Class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00
    
June 6th 10:30am – 5:00pm
Basic Belt Class    
Join us for our basic belt class. You can choose a buckle from our selection or bring one from home. This is a basic belt class. You can stamp stain or dye your belt. We will be setting rivets or stitching you belt. Come in and make your own basic finished leather belt.  Cost:$20.00

June 8th 10:30am-5:00pm
Basic Hand Stitching Class
Learn to sew leather at this fun and easy class. The cost of the class covers the materials we’ll be using. Cost:$5.00

 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Johnston182@tandyleather.com
Phone: 401 283-8804
Toll Free: 844-343-1302
1386 Atwood Ave, Retail B
Johnston, RI 02919

Kansas City, MO #121 Leathercraft Classes

June 1st, 2019, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come to our store with your swivel knife and tools, or you June purchase them at elite price when you attend our basic tooling class. We also offer two great kits for those who are just starting their journey in leatherworking! The first is a Basic Carving Leather Set for only $59.99. This kit includes a mallet, a sponge, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), a swivel knife, six basic tools, tracing film, a leather strop, and jeweler’s rouge. The second is a Deluxe Carving Leather Set for only $69.99. This kit contains a mallet, 2 sponges, jeweler’s rouge, a swivel knife, a round punch, eight basic tools, one 2 fl oz bottle of Gel Antique, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), tracing film, and a leather strop. Our class instructor will then teach you about the tools and how to use them.

Cost: Cost of Tools Purchased and/or kit. Varies from $59.99-69.99, free if you bring your own supplies!

 

June 1st, 2019, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Open Table Class: Come into our store for help on a project you’ve been working on or just come in to show off your project!

 

June 8th, 2019, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come to our store with your swivel knife and tools, or you June purchase them at elite price when you attend our basic tooling class. We also offer two great kits for those who are just starting their journey in leatherworking! The first is a Basic Carving Leather Set for only $59.99. This kit includes a mallet, a sponge, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), a swivel knife, six basic tools, tracing film, a leather strop, and jeweler’s rouge. The second is a Deluxe Carving Leather Set for only $69.99. This kit contains a mallet, 2 sponges, jeweler’s rouge, a swivel knife, a round punch, eight basic tools, one 2 fl oz bottle of Gel Antique, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), tracing film, and a leather strop. Our class instructor will then teach you about the tools and how to use them.

Cost: Cost of Tools Purchased and/or kit. Varies from $59.99-69.99, free if you bring your own supplies!

 

June 8th, 2019, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Open Table Class: Come into our store for help on a project you’ve been working on or just come in to show off your project

 

June 15th, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come to our store with your swivel knife and tools, or you June purchase them at elite price when you attend our basic tooling class. We also offer two great kits for those who are just starting their journey in leatherworking! The first is a Basic Carving Leather Set for only $59.99. This kit includes a mallet, a sponge, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), a swivel knife, six basic tools, tracing film, a leather strop, and jeweler’s rouge. The second is a Deluxe Carving Leather Set for only $69.99. This kit contains a mallet, 2 sponges, jeweler’s rouge, a swivel knife, a round punch, eight basic tools, one 2 fl oz bottle of Gel Antique, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), tracing film, and a leather strop. Our class instructor will then teach you about the tools and how to use them.

Cost: Cost of Tools Purchased and/or kit. Varies from $59.99-69.99, free if you bring your own supplies!

 

June 15th, 2019 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Open Table Class: Come into our store for help on a project you’ve been working on or just come in to show off your project

 

June 22nd, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come to our store with your swivel knife and tools, or you June purchase them at elite price when you attend our basic tooling class. We also offer two great kits for those who are just starting their journey in leatherworking! The first is a Basic Carving Leather Set for only $59.99. This kit includes a mallet, a sponge, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), a swivel knife, six basic tools, tracing film, a leather strop, and jeweler’s rouge. The second is a Deluxe Carving Leather Set for only $69.99. This kit contains a mallet, 2 sponges, jeweler’s rouge, a swivel knife, a round punch, eight basic tools, one 2 fl oz bottle of Gel Antique, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), tracing film, and a leather strop. Our class instructor will then teach you about the tools and how to use them.

Cost: Cost of Tools Purchased and/or kit. Varies from $59.99-69.99, free if you bring your own supplies!

 

June 22nd, 2019 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Open Table Class: Come into our store for help on a project you’ve been working on or just come in to show off your project

 

June 29th, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come to our store with your swivel knife and tools, or you June purchase them at elite price when you attend our basic tooling class. We also offer two great kits for those who are just starting their journey in leatherworking! The first is a Basic Carving Leather Set for only $59.99. This kit includes a mallet, a sponge, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), a swivel knife, six basic tools, tracing film, a leather strop, and jeweler’s rouge. The second is a Deluxe Carving Leather Set for only $69.99. This kit contains a mallet, 2 sponges, jeweler’s rouge, a swivel knife, a round punch, eight basic tools, one 2 fl oz bottle of Gel Antique, one 2 fl oz bottle of leather finish (super shene), tracing film, and a leather strop. Our class instructor will then teach you about the tools and how to use them.

Cost: Cost of Tools Purchased and/or kit. Varies from $59.99-69.99, free if you bring your own supplies!

 

June 29th, 2019 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Open Table Class: Come into our store for help on a project you’ve been working on or just come in to show off your project

 

Please contact store for class details.
KansasCity121@tandyleather.com
Phone: 816-478-7863
Toll Free: 800-319-2704
4420-C South Noland Rd
Independence, MO 64055

 

Please contact store for class details.
KansasCity121@tandyleather.com
Phone: 816-478-7863
Toll Free: 800-319-2704
4420-C South Noland Rd
Independence, MO 64055

Knoxville, TN #165 Leathercraft Classes

April 20th - Hats - $60
We will be patterning and sewing a simple wide-brimmed hat from vegetable-tanned leather.

April 27th - Pendant and Earrings - $15    
In this class we will cover how to make fashionable pendants and earrings from small pieces of leather.

May 18th - Picture Frames - $20
A variant of our kit, we will be making a leather picture frame that can be stamped and customized.

May 25th - Wallets - $25
We will cover the basics of wallet interior-making and fashioning a simple bifold wallet.

June 15th - Small Pouches - $25
For this class we will be making a small pouch with a belt-loop and a simple draw-string bag.

June 22th - Belts - $20     
In this class we will cover how to take measurements and properly fit a simple belt as well as securing buckles to straps.

July 20th – Sheath or Holster - $40
For our sheath or holster classes, you may bring your own knives and UNLOADED pistols, and we will check ALL firearms for safety. We will be making a sheath or a holster for a weapon of your choice from molded vegetable-tanned leather.

July 27th - Leather Box - $40
A variant of our kit, we will be fashioning a box from leather that can be used for a variety of purposes.

August 17th - Bracelets and Cuff - $15
From simple single-snap bracelets to more esoteric designs, we will make and discuss a variety of bracelets and wrist-adornments.

August 24th - Bookmark and Earbud Holder - $15
For this class we will be making a customizable bookmark and simple earbud holder.

September 21st - Backpack - $60
This class will be a more extensive look into bag-making and will include how to create gussets, pockets, and bag closures. This class is usually one of our longer classes due to the amount of sewing required.

September 28th - Dye / Color Workshop - $20
In this class we will cover basic color theory as well as take an extensive look at our dyes, stains, and antiques. Participants will have the opportunity to choose from a small collection of designs and use our waterstains to apply the instruction to a patch.

October 19th - Masks - $20
Using vegetable-tanned leather, we will pattern and wet-mold a leather mask and cover some basics of adding adornments.

October 26th - Gloves - $50
In this class we will make a pair of leather gloves.

November 16th - Keychain/ Hair Barrettes - $20
A variant of our kits, we will discuss and create a variety of keychains and hair barrettes form vegetable-tanned leather.

November 23rd - Corset - $60
This class will be a more extensive look into how to make leather corsets. This class is usually one of our longer classes due to the amount of sewing required.

December 21st – Ornament Class – FREE
We will be making leather ornaments, participants are encouraged to enter our yearly Ornament Contest, with prizes to be announced in December.

Please contact store for class details.
Knoxville165@tandyleather.com
Phone: 865-560-2789
Toll Free: 877-800-1856
9355 Kingston Pike, Ste 19
Knoxville, TN 37922

Las Vegas, NV #111 Leathercraft Classes

Saturday 5/4 – 10 -2pm   Openwork shop (free)

 

Thursday 5/9 – 3pm -5pm belt class ($35)

 

Saturday 5/11 – 10 – 2pm openwork shop (free)

Are you stuck? Let us help you! Bring us your current project for guidance and direction. this workshop

Is a great opportunity to learn how to use a variety of Tandy tools and products.

 

Thursday 5/16 10:30am – 12:30     Basic Tooling Class (free)

You will learn the techniques to get started on your own projects. Leather, swivel knife, tools

 

Saturday 5/18 11am -2pm Dying class

Learn to dye with precision.  Local sandal manufacturer and friend of our store, AG, will show us techniques he has refined through his business. You’ll be surprised at what can be accomplished with our products.   

 

Saturday 5/25 10am -2 pm 3D Feather (intermediate) ($20)

This lifted feather actually rises from the flat surface of your leather.   Instructor Ric will teach us to sculpt an elevated image and then paint the details for an amazing finished product.  This is an intermediate class that requires the following tools: 

  • Scalpel (preferred) with size 10A or 11 blade or Exacto Knife with pointed blade
  • Background Tool A104
  • Background Tool E294
  • Bevelers B202L/B202R or Leaf Liners or Coarse Grain Bevelers (No Smooth Bevelers)
  • Background Beveler F901 (or equivalent)
  • Coarse Grain Bevelers (Small and Medium)

 

Thursday 5/30 openwork shop  (free)

 

 

 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
LasVegas111@tandyleather.com
Phone: 702-221-4172
Toll Free: 800-395-2690
6360 South Pecos Rd, Suite 3
Las Vegas, NV 89120

Little Rock, AR #152 Leathercraft Classes


April 27th
Sandal Class
Time: 11AM-4PM
Cost: $25.00
Come out and learn how to make leather sandal’s just in time for summer. Sandal’s are a fun project to get ready for the summer months coming. We will be making a simple design for a basic sandal but you will see that it is very easy to modify and add straps to make the sandal you have always wanted.

May Class List

 

 

May 4th

Basic Tooling

Time: 11AM–1PM

Cost: Free

Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

 

 

May 11th  

Dyeing, Staining, Finishing

Time: 11AM-1PM

Cost: Free

Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dyeing, staining or painting and also how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

 

 

May 18th  

Lacing

Time: 11AM-1PM

Cost: Free

Learn the art of decorative edge braiding through the double loop lacing technique. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

 

 

May 25th

Pattern Making Demo

Time: 11AM-4PM

Cost: Free

In this class I will show you how to make patterns for some common leathercraft projects such as a Holster, Knife Sheath, Bi-Fold Wallet, and Card Wallet. I will also be going over how to use multiple tooling patterns to create one pattern for a wallet back. This is a great technique for those of us who may not be able to draw that well. This class will be more of a demonstration, but you are free to bring drawing materials and items that you would wish to make patterns for but depending on class size I may not be able to help one on one with everyone. (Note anyone bringing a pistol for making a Holster Pattern must have the gun unloaded and checked by me before proceeding with the class.

 

Open Table Tuesdays: Tuesdays are our open workshop, all day. During this day we encourage customers to bring in their project and use our workspace. We don’t provide materials or loaner tools during workshop hours, but we are more than happy to recommend a tool, technique or give advice and feedback. Open Table is a wonderful opportunity to network with local leathercrafters in the area and exchange leathercraft knowledge and ideas. If there is a specific problem that you would like help with, please give us a call in advance to make sure we have someone on staff who can work you through that problem. It’s always a good idea to call ahead to make sure we have enough room for you! J Please plan on arriving before 5pm.


 

Please contact store for class details.
LittleRock152@tandyleather.com
Phone: 501-407-9104
Toll Free: 888-291-0016
901 Towne Oaks Dr, Suite B
Little Rock, AR 72227

Louisville, KY #132 Leathercraft Classes
TUESDAY & THURSDAY 4:00 PM TO 8:00 PM
SATURDAY MORNINGS 10 AM TO 1 PM
COME IN WITH AN IDEA OF WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO MAKE, HOLSTERS, BELTS, BAGS, SHEATHS, WALLETS OR BOOK COVERS AND WE WILL SHOW YOU THE STEPS NEEDED TO MAKE YOUR PROJECTS. WE WILL SHOW YOU CARVING, STAMPING AND DYEING TECHNIQUES. CLASS FEE IS $35 PLUS TAX FOR A YEAR. WHOLESALE CLUB MEMBERS GET IN FREE. YOU PROVIDE YOUR SUPPLIES AND PROJECTS.
 
OPEN TABLE WEDNESDAYS: USE OUR TABLE TO WORK ON YOUR PROJECT. YOU PROVIDE ALL YOUR SUPPLIES AND PROJECTS. ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FROM STAFF.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Louisville132@tandyleather.com
Phone: 502-491-8000
Toll Free: 866-830-8001
4646 Hendrik Dr
Louisville, KY 40299

Lubbock, TX #149 Leathercraft Classes

June 1st, 2019, 1pm–4pm

Kit-Assembly:  If you’re interested in one of our kits but are intimidated about putting it together on your own, then this class can help you! Purchase any kit you’re interested in assembling (at a special price for class attendees only) and take it to our classroom table. One of our staff will help you assemble it from start to finish. Instruction and some tools will be provided. Cost: Kit Cost + tax.

 

June 8th, 2019, 1pm–4pm

Leather Earring class: Wendy will walk you through the steps to make unique earrings. Cost $12.00 +tax

 

June 15th, 2019, 1pm – 3pm

Basic Tooling Class: Come and learn about your new addiction! In this class, you will learn how to use the basic 7 stamping set. Cost:  FREE

 

June 22nd, 2019, 1pm – 3pm

Dog Collar Class: Complete a new stamped and colored collar for your loved one. Cost $12.99 for the ¾ inch collar, or $ 15.99 for the 1” collar + tax.

 

June 29th , 2019, 1pm – 3pm

Hair-On Fringe Bag: Have you ever wanted a stylish fringe bag?  In this class we will be making a small tote bag big enough for your phone and keys. Cost $10.00 plus tax

 

Mondays and Wednesdays 1:pm - 6:45pm

OPEN TABLE days: Are you stuck on where to go with your leather project, not sure how to use a tool you need, or just need a space to make some noise? We will have an open table for you to utilize for working on your personal projects, as well as demonstrations of tools you’re on the fence about. You will be allowed to use tools we have available within our class drawer, but it’s suggested you bring all your own tools and supplies for convenience.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Lubbock149@tandyleather.com
Phone: 806-698-0295
Toll Free: 888-265-0183
6602 Slide Road #6
Lubbock, TX 79424

 

Please contact store for class details.
Lubbock149@tandyleather.com
Phone: 806-698-0295
Toll Free: 888-265-0183
6602 Slide Road #6
Lubbock, TX 79424

Lyndhurst, NJ #183 Leathercraft Classes

April 4th, 2019 2:00-4:00pm
Hair on Cowhide Bag; In this class we will be working with our 100th year anniversary hair on bag kit! If you are looking for a unique statement or love the look of cow spots, this is the class for you! We will be lacing and attaching fringe to the bag as well! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $11.99– Includes all materials

 

April 6th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Hardware Setting 101: Have any questions about setting hardware? Don’t worry, we’re here to help you out! We will he going over how to properly set; rapid/double cap rivets, tubular rivets, rivets and burrs, line 20/24 snaps, segma snaps, eyelets and grommets!  Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: Free!

 

April 9th, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class: Mystery Braid Bracelet: In this class we will be learning how to accomplish the mystery braid! We will also be decorating your bracelets with stamping and painting! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $3.99

 

April 11th, 2019 2:00-5:30pm
Janis Fringe Bag Class: We will be working from our Janis Fringe Bag Kit! Fringe has always made a big fashion statement and once again the 70's vibe is back. If you like a fashion throwback look, this beautiful fringe bag is perfect for you. One touch of this soft, supple bag and you will want to add it to your handbag collection. All pieces are cut from deertan cowhide. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $99.99

 

April 13th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Advanced Dyeing and Finishing Leather: This class will cover different techniques and application of our Eco-Flow Professional Water Stain series as well as some helpful hints with our Cova Color paints. We will go over techniques such as dry brushing, mixing with additives, color wash, layering colors and much more! This class is reserved to individuals who have already taken our basic dying class or professionals who would like to brush up their skills. Cost: Free! – Includes all materials

 

April 16th, 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class: Leather Bookmarks: If you enjoy reading or arts and crafts, stop by Tandy Leather to make a fun project! We will be decorating leather bookmarks by stamping cool and fun designs on them and finishing them up with some paint!  Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $2.99 each

 

April 18th, 2019 2:00-5:30pm
Pencil Roll: This class is perfect for artists and writers alike! We will be creating a custom pencil roll from scratch! This fun class will teach you the basics of making a leather carrying roll which you can customize in the future not just pens but knives and other tools as well! We will be learning pattern making, hand stitching and snap setting! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $29.99 – Includes all materials

April 20th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Suede Moccasin Class: We will be making suede moccasins! These moccasins are a great choice for casual footwear around the house. We will be working with pre-cut and pre-punched cuts from earth tone shades of suede leather and ready to be lace up for immediate wear! Great class for beginners and advanced leather crafters alike!  **Please note only sizes 4-5 and 8-13 are available for this class** Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $7.99 or upgrade to leather moccasins for $29.99 – Includes all materials

April 23rd, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class Leather Craft Workshop:  This is a great class if you want to jump right in to fun leatherworking! You will be receiving a kit with a bunch of great tools, and projects to start your leather crafting endeavors! In the class we will be learning how to do decorative stamping and painting your leather and some basic hardware setting! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $34.99

April 25th, 2019 2:00-5:30pm
Large Travel Tray: In this class we will be making a tray out of veg tanned leather. We will be stitching, wet molding setting hardware, and dying to finish it all up! Perfect home décor for putting your keys in or putting some of your some of your leatherworking tools away! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class.  Cost: $29.99

 

April 27th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Cosmetic Bag Class: In this class we will be starting from scratch! If you want to have a unique leather zip up pouch to put your valuables and or make up in, this is the class for you! We will be cutting out a pattern, punching holes, and stitching! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $29.99 – Includes all materials

 

April 30th, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class: Folded Leather Animals: In this class, we will be learning how to stamp, paint, decorate, fold, and tie you own leather cow, bear or other animals! These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Recommended age for kids’ classes 10+. Cost: $12.99

May 2nd, 2019 2:00-5:00pm
Small Leather Accessory Bag: Tired of sewing? No problem! In this class we will be making a cute small bag using only rivets and hardware! No sewing required! Great for everyday use and a cute accessory. These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $29.99 – Includes all materials

 

May 4th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Mask Making Class:  We will be hosting a class on mask-making. In this class you will learn how to tool and dyes your leather mask. Whether you're making a monster mask or a superhero one, our class will teach you every step! Price includes materials, tools and use of dyes for class. Cost: $19.99

May 7th, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class Journal Making: In this class we will be making journals. We will be stamping, painting, and gluing the kit all together. These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Recommended age for kids’ classes 10+. Cost: $14.99

 

May 9th, 2019 2:00-5:30pm
Basic Stamping Workshop: Want to try leathercrafting and make some things that you would enjoy using? This class we will be going over decorative stamping with Craftools getting you started with everything you need to make a floral mystery braid cuff, zip card case, coaster and floral wristlet key charm. You will be leaving with a leathercrafting set that includes stamping tools, dyes, pre-cut and pre-punched leather, hardware, instructions and patterns! Cost: $79.99

 

May 11th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Spring Leather Flower: In this class we will be handcrafting your choice of one of three different spring leather flower from scratch, a perfect Mother’s Day gift! We will be cutting a pattern from scratch, wet molding and dying your project! These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $11.99 – Includes all materials

 

May 14th, 2019 2:00-5:00pm
Braiding for Fun: In this class we will be learning How to braid a bracelet from scratch. We will be working step by step and making cute bracelets for you or your friends! Create a cute statement, or a present for your BFF! These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $9.99

 

May 16th, 2019 2:00-5:00pm
Belt Making: In this class, we will be learning how to hand craft your own leather belt with our specially made Sedgwick belt strips! We will be learning how to bevel your edge, punch holes and set hardware! Choose from your choice of black, dark brown or chestnut colored beautiful English bridle leather. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $29.99 – Includes all materials

 

May 18th, 2019 11:00am
Lyndhurst Tandy Leather will be going a Kids Class on Leather Bookmarks at the Lyndhurst Public Library! Pre-registration through the Lyndhurst Public Library is required for this event. Kids ages 7 and up welcome!

 

May 21st, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class Leather Craft Workshop:  This is a great class if you want to jump right in to fun leatherworking! You will be receiving a kit with a bunch of great tools, and projects to start your leather crafting endeavors! In the class we will be learning how to do decorative stamping and painting your leather and some basic hardware setting! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $34.99

 

May 23rd, 2019 2:00-5:30pm
Leather Messenger Bag: In this class we will he making a messenger hand from scratch. It’s a nice size to fit your tablet or some notebooks for work on the go!  We will be Cutting our own pattern, punching stitching holes, stitching and setting hardware! Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $59.99 – Includes all materials

 

May 25th, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Suede Laced Bag: In this class, we will be learning how to make a pattern, punch your holes, lace, and assemble your very own suede purse!  Great for everyday use and a cute accessory. These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $19.99

 

May 28th, 2019 3:30-4:30pm
Kids Class: Folded Leather Animals: In this class, we will be learning how to stamp, paint, decorate, fold, and tie you own leather cow, bear or other animals! These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Recommended age for kids’ classes 10+. Cost: $12.99

 

May 30th, 2019 2:00-5:00pm
Leather Bi-Fold Wallet Class: Need a new wallet or a gift for a loved one? Step right up for this wallet making class! We will be making a bi-fold wallet form scratch! We will be learning how to make a pattern, punch your holes, stitch, and assemble your very own wallet! These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $24.99 – Includes all materials

 

June 1st, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Compact Cross Body Bag Making Class: In this class we will be making a crossbody bag from scratch! We will be learning how to make a pattern, punch your holes, stitch, and assemble your very own purse!  Great for everyday use and a cute accessory. These skills are fun and easy to learn and will allow you to customize future projects. Space is limited, pre-registration is required for the class. Cost: $39.99 Each – Includes all materials


 

Please contact store for class details.
Lyndhurst183@tandyleather.com
Phone: 201-340-6286
Toll Free: 844-276-7348
409A Valley Brook Ave
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071

McAllen, TX #185 Leathercraft Classes
MAY 25TH SAT

10 AM TO 2:00 PM

OPEN CLASS

COST- FREE

This class allows you to bring in you project and ask any questions about leather work and get a demonstration of any tools.  Must bring your own project.

June Class Schedule

JUNE 1ST SAT

10 AM TO 2:00 PM

BEGGINER TOOLING

COST- $20

Learn the fundamentals of tooling, along with the types of leathers used on different projects.  All materials are included.  Must bring your own tools.

Please be sure to call for details and reserve your spot.

 

JUNE 8TH SAT

10 AM TO 2:00 PM

INTERMEDIATE TOOLING

COST- $25

Get a deeper understanding of tools, stamping and borders in this class.  All materials are included.  Must bring your own tools.

Please be sure to call for details and reserve your spot.

 

JUNE 15TH SAT

10 AM TO 2:00 PM

ADVANCED TOOLING/CARVING

COST- $30

Learn to carve your own design on leather from scratch.  All materials are included.  Must bring your own tools.

Please be sure to call for details and reserve your spot.

 

JUNE 22ND SAT

10 AM TO 2:00 PM

GUN HOLSTER

COST- $30

JUNE 22ND SAT

Learn to make leather gun holster from scratch. We will create a template, cut out, dye, and wet-mold.

 

JUNE 29TH SAT

OPEN CLASS

COST- FREE

This class allows you to bring in you project and ask any questions about leather work and get a demonstration of any tools.  Must bring your own project. 

Please be sure to call for details and reserve your spot






 

 

Please contact store for class details.
McAllen185@tandyleather.com
Phone: 956-606-4511
Toll Free: 844-368-6930
1001 S 10th St, Ste R
McAllen, TX 78501

Memphis, TN #114 Leathercraft Classes
May 25
11am-4pm
Wine Carrier
Cost of Materials
Bringing a special gift to a house warming party? This wine carrier will make your tasty gift stand out. In this class, you’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and do some stitching. Your gift’s recipient will have no issue providing their own ice. Sign up fast as seating is limited.

June 1
11am-4pm
Camera Strap
$40+
Tired of taking your camera out of your bag to take a picture or two then replace it only to take it out again in a few minutes? Why not attach it to a sturdy leather strap so it’s easily accessible when you need it? In this class, you’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and set some rivets. Seating limited so sign up fast.

June 8
11am-4pm
Flask
$50
In honor of Pick Your Poison Day, join us in making a custom flask holder! Learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and do some simple lacing. Flask and other materials included in this class. Limited seats so sign up fast.

June 15
11am-4pm
Dopp Bag
$50+
Tired of giving your dad the same old tie or mug? Gift your dad this Father’s Day with a handmade leather dopp bag for all his toilette needs. He’ll be able to keep his grooming supplies in something you made just for him. He’ll know he’s the #1 dad even if you don’t stamp it on the leather. You’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and do some stitching. Seating limited so sign up fast.

June 22
11am-4pm
Candy Dish
$20
This tray can be used to hold candy that you’ll need to help celebrate this glorious Candy Day! Learn to make a pattern, cut out leather, do some decorating using dye and stamps, and rivet it together. Seating limited so sign up fast!

June 29
11am-4pm
Camera Bag
Cost of Materials
It’s Nature Photography Day! If you, or someone you know, has a non-phone camera and you want to make a stylish, sturdy bag to keep it in, this is the class for you! Learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, set rivets, and do some stitching. Seating is limited so sign up fast!

July 6
11am-4pm
Majestic Bag of Wonders, Part 1
Cost of Materials
Kick off Harry Potter’s birthday month with these magical classes! There’ll be no reason to cast capacious extremis with this magical messenger bag. Make other witches and wizards jealous by making your own custom leather bag of holding. In this class, you’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and set rivets.  Beware the giant squid as you come in.

July 13
11am-4pm
Majestic Bag of Wonders, Part 2
Cost of Materials
Ready for assembly? You’ll learn to do the saddle stich like a pro in no time (time turners not allowed)! Lunch break in the Great Hall included.

July 20
11am-4pm
Magical Hat
Cost of Materials
The magical month at Tandy continues with this class. Although the shopping list for Hogwarts requires a plain, pointed, black hat, why not jazz yours up? Join us and learn to make a too-cool-for-school leather witch’s or wizard’s hat. You’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, and do some stitching. You won’t have to obliviate any muggle who sees this stylish hat. They’ll simply want you to make one for them, too. Seating limited so be sure to sign up fast. We await your owl.

July 27
11am-4pm
Shoulder Wand Holster
$30
Harry Potter’s birthday is just a few days away and this is our last magical class this month. Accio wand! Now if only there was somewhere to put this... oh, wait. There is! Come make a shoulder holster for your wand. You’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut and dye leather, set rivets, and do some stitching. Show those other witches and wizards you mean business when you whip it out and flick and swish. Seating limited so be sure to catch the train at King’s Cross Station’s platform 9 ¾.
 

Basic Carving and Tooling

Cost-Free

Call in or come in to set up an appointment for the Basic Carving & tooling class. You will learn how to trace and transfer a pattern on to the leather, carve and really bring your piece to life with the 7 basic tools. Class is free; must have the basic 7 tool set which can be purchased in a kit with extra projects or sold separately. Class takes 4 hours or can be taken in 2 two-hour session.  Hope to see you there!

 

Every Weekday

11am-5pm

Cost-Free

Open Table

Bring your project in and work at our table. We’ll have an assortment of tools ready for you to use already at the table. Get advice and bounce ideas off other crafters. First come first seated. Feel free to come and go as you wish. This is a very informal schedule. And as always, we are available should you have any questions about leatherworking!

 

Can’t make it to a scheduled class? Make an appointment to take the class during the week!

 

 

August 1

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Roper Wallet

Make your own wallet with Mike! He’s going to teach you to use and trace a pattern, cut out the leather, do some hole punching, and finally put it together with needles and thread. His instructor fee is only $30 per student. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

 

August 5

11am-4pm

Cost of Kit

Kid’s Day

Choose from any of our kits but we recommend either the Dasher Handbag ($16) or the Compass Case ($7). We’ll help you make a pattern from the kit if you bring poster board, do some stamping, maybe a bit of staining, and stitching it together. Children must be accompanied by a guardian.

 

 

August 9

11am-4pm

Cost of Kit

Kid’s Day

Choose from any of our kits but we recommend either the Dasher Handbag ($16) or the Compass Case ($7). We’ll help you make a pattern from the kit if you bring poster board, do some stamping, maybe a bit of staining, and stitching it together. Children must be accompanied by a guardian.

 

 

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August 10

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Two-Tone Tote

Come make your own two-tone leather tote with our very own June Customer of the Month, Janet! She’s going to teach you how to trace a pattern, cut your leather, and use the Stitch Master to put it together. Free brown or black thread for the class to use. Her instructor fee is only $20 per student. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

 

August 12

11am-4pm

Cost of Kit

Kid’s Day

Choose from any of our kits but we recommend either the Dasher Handbag ($16) or the Compass Case ($7). We’ll help you make a pattern from the kit if you bring poster board, do some stamping, maybe a bit of staining, and stitching it together. Children must be accompanied by a guardian.

 

 

August 16

11am-4pm

Cost of Kit

Kid’s Day

Choose from any of our kits but we recommend either the Dasher Handbag ($16) or the Compass Case ($7). We’ll help you make a pattern from the kit if you bring poster board, do some stamping, maybe a bit of staining, and stitching it together. Children must be accompanied by a guardian.

 

 

August 17

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Earring

Make your own leather earrings using one of several different style options! You’ll learn to cut out leather, punch some holes, and put it together. Soon you’ll be making a lot for every occasion from birthday gifts to fancy galas. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

 

August 24

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Luggage Tag

Learn to make your own luggage tag out of leather with our very own February Customer of the Month, Jason! You’ll learn to turn your scraps, especially if they are of the 2-6 oz variety, into something useful for traveling the world. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

 

 

 

September 4

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Mexican Round Braid

Want to add a decorative edge to your projects and not sure quite how? Come learn to do the popular Mexican round braid! Bring your own project and learn how to use this to add some pizazz to future items as well. You’ll learn to measure lace for the length of your piece and the actual technique for making your edges look more professional. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

September 7

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Breastplate, Part 1

Come make your own leather breastplate with our very own June Customer of the Month, Janet! You’ll learn to trace and manipulate a pattern, cut leather, do some wet molding, punch some holes, and prepare to rivet it together. Her instructor fee is only $30 per student. Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

September 14

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Breastplate, Part 2

Continuing from last week, you’ll finally put your breastplate together! You’ll be able to use an anvil to help securely set the rivets, so your new armor piece doesn’t fall apart in the middle of battle. Fee paid in previous class. 

 

September 21

11am-4pm

Cost of materials

Plague Doctor Mask

Make your own plague doctor mask as though you were checking on the dying citizens of medieval Europe! Perhaps you have a steampunk costume you’re working on or you just want to add to your mask collection to create conversation starters at your home. You’ll learn to trace a pattern, cut leather, punch holes, do a bit of staining, a little wet molding, and stitching. Don’t forget to add dried flowers, herbs and spices to protect you from the miasma which is known for spreading horrible diseases.  Seating limited so sign up fast!

 

September 28

11am-4pm

$50+

Top Hat

Do you like the Victorian look? This class will have you making a top hat from scratch! You’ll use the basic pattern to cut leather, do some stamping, a bit of dying, and then the real fun begins. You decide what kind of look you’re going for (i.e. steampunk, Guns N Roses, Slash, or even Alice in Wonderland’s Mad Hatter), if you want to saddle stitch or rivet it together, and if you need to learn the art of wearing your top hat at an angle or not. This is one of our most popular class and, as always, seating is limited so be sure to sign up fast.

 


 
 
Please contact store for class details.
Memphis114@tandyleather.com
Phone: 901-381-1510
Toll Free: 877-728-5551
2965 N. Germantown Rd #101
Bartlett, TN 38133

Miami, FL #180 Leathercraft Classes

June 2019 Classes Schedule

 

 

June 1st, 2019

 

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

Leather Belt

 

Description: Come learn how to make a leather belt from scratch. You will learn how to bevel it; burnish it, cut it; embellish it; dye it and seal it. Please come early to shop for your materials. This is a fun class and crafters of all levels and ages are welcome. No experience necessary, but some experience is always helpful. Please, be on time for class as the class schedules cannot be extended. You can shop for your materials prior to class start time. Our store opens at 9:00 AM for your shopping convenience and out staff members will be here to assist you.

 

Cost:  Free

 

           

June 8th, 2019

 

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

Basic Leather Tote

 

Description:  Come learn how to make a basic leather tote from scratch.

 

You will learn how to do a basic leather tote from scratch. We will provide you the pattern. You can bring in or purchase your own tools, or you can use some of the tools we have available for class. Materials can be purchased before class, but please arrive early to give yourself time to shop and so that you can start class on time.  We want you to be able to take full advantage of all the class time. Class schedules cannot be extended. If you are unable to finish this project in one class, we will schedule a 2nd part class for you to be able to finish.  This is a fun project, but it is time consuming. It requires a lot of hand punching and hand sewing. Some leather crafting experience is good, but not mandatory.

 

Cost:  Free

 

 

June 15th, 2019

 

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

Leather Wallets (kits)

 

Description: Come learn how to make a leather wallet by purchasing one of our kits and we will help you to put it together. Our kits come with all parts already pre-cut and pre-hole punched. You will have to dye; tool; stitch, etc. and our wonderful staff members will be able to assist you to get your project/product done during class. Please come early to shop for your materials. This is a fun class and crafters of all levels and ages are always welcome. No experience necessary, but some experience is always helpful. As usual, we recommend that if you own tools, that you please bring them along. Some tools are available for class, but you will have to patiently wait for your turn to use them. You also have the option to purchase your own tools prior to class.

 

Cost:  Free

 

 

June 22th, 2019

 

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

Hardware Installation

 

Description:  If you have been wanting to learn how to install some or all the leather hardware accessories that we have available to you here in our Miami Tandy Leather store, this is the class for you.

 

Come learn how to start install rivets; snaps; eyelets; grommets; etc. We will be glad to show you how to do it as well as show you the proper tools to do the job and how to use the tools. Once you know how to install all these different types of accessories you will be doing beautiful leather projects and designs to enhance the look and value of your leather crafts.

 

Please note that on this day you are also welcomed to bring in any unfinished projects to try to complete them during our class hours and you can stay and display them during our customer appreciation event.

 

Cost:  Free

 

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

 

Customer Appreciation Event   –   Come join us for our customer appreciation event; You can meet other leather crafters/vendors. Exchange ideas and information. Showcase your products and see all the new products that are currently available for purchase in our store. We will have pizza and sodas for your convenience and enjoyment. Full for all ages!! 

 

 

June 29th, 2019

 

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

 

Leather Knife Sheaths

 

Description: Come learn how to make a leather knife sheath from scratch or by buying and using one of our pre-cut and pre-hole punched kits. You can learn how to make a pattern; how to transfer the pattern onto the leather; how to cut the pattern; how to bevel it; burnish it; embellish it/tool it/stamp it; dye it and seal it. Please come early to shop for your materials. This is a fun class and crafters of all levels and ages are welcome.

Some experience is always helpful but not 100% necessary. If you own tools, please bring them along. Some tools are available for class, but you will have to patiently wait for your turn to use them. You also have the option to purchase your own tools prior to class start time.

 

Cost:  Free

 

Please contact store for class details and to RSVP for any class.

 

Miami180@tandyleather.com
Phone: 786-332-6599
900 Park Centre Blvd, Suite 400D
Miami, FL 33169

 

Please contact store for class details.
Miami180@tandyleather.com
Phone: 786-332-6599
Toll Free: 844-660-7160
900 Park Centre Blvd, Ste 400-D
Miami, FL 33169

Milwaukee, WI #135 Leathercraft Classes

February 16, 2019, 11-3 pm

Basic Belt Class: Learn how to make a simple black or brown belt, which you will dye from a veg tan strap. You will learn to skive, bevel, dye, seal, set holes, apply a buckle and keeper, as well as set Chicago screws. Because we are starting from scratch, we can also stamp in a name before dyeing. There will be a 15 minute break after dyeing to allow it to dry. 4 seats available. Please call to reserve your space. $ 20.00 per belt per person

 

March 2, 2019, 11-3 pm

Basic Carving: Using kit # 55502-00, which is included in your class price and yours to keep, we will practice getting the jist of how carving tools work and how to apply them to a few simple designs. 4 seats available. Please call to reserve your space. $ 60.00 per person

 

March 16, 2019, 11 to 1 pm

Adult Moccasins: Perfect for around the house, these suede mocs are simple and easy to make. Using kits from our 4601 series, we will lace these mocs together. We will also discuss how to make them from a piece of leather, what patterns you can use, and answer any questions. 4 seats available. $ 15.00 per pair per person

 

March 30, 2019, 11 to 12 pm

How Do I Set This? : Come in with all your questions about setting snaps, rivets, and applying Chicago screws and button studs. These are also questions we are more than willing to answer at anytime during store hours. Questions are always free!

 

April 13, 2019, 11-12 pm

Janome HD3000 Tutorial: Do you need a great machine for doing thinner leathers and want to try before you buy? Come in during this time and try out our Janome HD3000. A tabletop machine that offers 18 different stitches and very minimal maintenance to the machine. Sews smoothly thru several layers of upholstery type leathers. Would be great for doing purses, hand bags, and leather clothing. Free.

 

April 27, 2019, 11-1 pm

Project Evaluation Time: Bring in your project in progress and ask whatever questions you need to clarify on finishing it the way you envision.  Questions are always free.

Please contact store for class details.
Milwaukee135@tandyleather.com
Phone: 414-529-5725
Toll Free: 877-529-5725
5606 South 108th St
Hales Corners, WI 53130

Minneapolis, MN #129 Leathercraft Classes
May 18, 2019, 10:30am – 3pm

Belt Class:  This class will cover belt-making and is also of interest to those who want to learn how to smooth down the flesh side of leather and finish edges.  At the end of class, students will take home one complete belt.  Students must register on or before Friday, May 17, to reserve their spot in this class.  Cost: $20

 

May 25, 2019, 10:30am – 3pm

Leather Roses:  3-D forming is one of the neatest things you can do with veg-tanned leather, and this class is a great introduction to the technique.  Get your feet wet with one rose or complete several for a bit more practice.  All tools and supplies for this class will be provided.  Students must RSVP on or before Monday, May 20, to reserve their spot in this class.  Cost: $7 for the first rose; $5 for each additional rose

Saturday, June 8, 10:30am – 3pm

Basic Tooling:  Learn to use the seven basic tooling tools to carve designs into veg-tanned leather.  All students must bring their own basic 7 tools and mallet; all other tools and supplies will be provided.  Students must RSVP on or before the day before class to reserve their spot.  Cost: FREE

 

Saturday, June 15, 10:30am – 3pm

Card Case:  This class will teach how to make a simple card case.  The class will be of interest to those who want to learn dyeing and stitching techniques, as students will dye and assemble their project in class.  All tools and supplies will be provided.  Students will take home one complete card case.  Students must RSVP on or before Tuesday, June 11, to reserve their spot in this class.  Cost: $20

 

Saturday, June 22, 10:30am – 3pm

Stamped Flask:  Stamping is a fun, easy way to put a design on veg-tanned leather.  If you like geometric patterns, basketweave designs, and/or customized initials on your leather goods, this class is a great place to start!  All tools and supplies will be provided.  Students will take home one complete flask.  Students must RSVP on or before the day before class to reserve their spot.  Cost: $10

 

Saturday, June 29, 10:30am – 3pm

Leather Roses:  3-D forming is one of the neatest things you can do with veg-tanned leather, and this class is a great introduction to the technique.  Get your feet wet with one rose or complete several for a bit more practice.  All tools and supplies for this class will be provided.  Students must RSVP on or before Tuesday, June 25, to reserve their spot in this class.  Cost: $7.00 for the first rose; $5 for each additional rose

 

 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Minneapolis129@tandyleather.com
Phone: 952-881-6799
Toll Free: 800-588-0037
8901-03 Penn Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55431

Nashville, TN #131 Leathercraft Classes

Saturday, April 20th 2019, 11am-1pm
Dying Class – Cost Free!
We will go over the basics of dying leather, giving you the knowledge to bring your projects to the next level.

Saturday, April 27th 2019 11am-1pm
Basic Stitching Class – Cost Free!
We will go over how to do a couple different methods of stitching. Come and join us!

 

Saturday May 4th 11am-1pm

Pocket Flask Class, Stamp, stain and adhere a leather inlay into a pocket flask in this beginner level class. Cost $20.00

Saturday May 11th 11am-1pm

Kids day! (Bracelet): Kid friendly class, come stamp and stain your very own leather bracelet! Cost is only $5.00

 

Saturday May 18th 11am-4pm

Basic Knife Sheath. Enjoy working with an instructor who makes knife sheaths on a professional level. We suggest that you bring the knife for which you would like to make a sheath. All supplies will be provided.  Cost: $35-$50 depending on knife size. 

 

Saturday May 25th 11am-1pm

Hair-On Fringe Bag:  Have you ever wanted a stylish fringe bag?  In this class we will be making a small tote bag big enough for your phone and your keys.  Cost: $15.00

 



 

Please contact store for class details.
Nashville131@tandyleather.com
Phone: 615-833-1635
Toll Free: 877-833-1635
405 Harding Industrial Dr.
Nashville, TN 37211

New Orleans, LA #20 Leathercraft Classes
 
 
 
 
 
 
June 1st, 2019   11am – 1 pm
Have you been wanting to learn how to add those beautiful designs and carvings to your projects? Wondered how leather crafters make those images pop? Well come into our Introduction to Leather Carving class and learn the basics that will set you on the right path for your own future works. We will teach you the basic steps showing you the initial carving and then getting your designs to stand out with our leathercraft tools. We will be holding this class every Saturday this month, so you won’t feel left out and have multiple opportunities to pick up the beginnings of these useful skills. 
Class Fee: $15.00
 
June 3rd, 2019   11am-1pm
Leather Belt Class
Come into our location and see how to create a belt from start to finish. You will get to choose what color you want the belt to be, choose your buckle, and size the belt yourself. Get creative and put a little something extra onto your belt. You will truly appreciate the art of leather work with this class. Rsvp ahead of the class please.
Class Fee: $35.00
 
June 5th, 2019   All Day
Open Table
Help!  I need help!  We have the answer at our Craft and Chat Table.  One of our helpful associates will be waiting at the table to assist you with that struggle of a project.  Kits are available for purchase, just in case you’re not currently working on a project.  Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased prior to class starting time. RSVP to receive person-to-person assistance.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 6th, 2019    11am-1pm
Introduction to Leather Carving
Have you been wanting to learn how to add those beautiful designs and carvings to your projects? Wondered how leather crafters make those images pop? Well come into our Introduction to Leather Carving class and learn the basics that will set you on the right path for your own future works. We will teach you the basic steps showing you the initial carving and then getting your designs to stand out with our leathercraft tools. We will be holding this class every Saturday this month, so you won’t feel left out and have multiple opportunities to pick up the beginnings of these useful skills. 
Class Fee: $15.00
 
Leather Rose
No matter your skill level the leather rose is always a fan favorite. This project is simple yet gorgeous and can be easily completed within any schedule. Add acrylic paint to make your rose really pop. Use either traditional colors or make it funky. This is one rose you’ll never have to worry about wilting.
Class Fee: $15.00
 
June 8th, 2019   11am-1pm
Leather Belt Class
Come into our location and see how to create a belt from start to finish. You will get to choose what color you want the belt to be, choose your buckle, and size the belt yourself. Get creative and put a little something extra onto your belt. You will truly appreciate the art of leather work with this class. Rsvp ahead of the class please.
Class Fee: $35.00
 
Ever wonder about the different type of fasteners you could use? Wondering how to add decorative and useful hardware to your projects? Well come in and have one of our wonderful associates teach you how to use one of the three most common pieces of hardware in leather crafting. These demos will be held threw out the day upon request.
Class Fee: Free
 
Open Table
Help!  I need help!  We have the answer at our Craft and Chat Table.  One of our helpful associates will be waiting at the table to assist you with that struggle of a project.  Kits are available for purchase, just in case you’re not currently working on a project.  Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased prior to class starting time. RSVP to receive person-to-person assistance.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 14th, 2019   All Day
Going away on trip this summer? Sending the kids of to camp? Well come in a design a custom luggage tag to make sure your luggage always stands out! This luggage tag is not a tiny little square this is more of a small strap giving you plenty of room to design a nice image or to put your name on it. Finish it off with some dyes or paints, seal it and give your luggage a unique accessory that you can’t buy at the store.
Class Fee:  $10.00
 
June 15th, 2019    11am-1pm
Introduction to Leather Carving
Have you been wanting to learn how to add those beautiful designs and carvings to your projects? Wondered how leather crafters make those images pop? Well come into our Introduction to Leather Carving class and learn the basics that will set you on the right path for your own future works. We will teach you the basic steps showing you the initial carving and then getting your designs to stand out with our leathercraft tools. We will be holding this class every Saturday this month, so you won’t feel left out and have multiple opportunities to pick up the beginnings of these useful skills. 
Class Fee: $15.00
 
June 17th, 2019   All Day
Rivet, Snap & Buttonhole Demo
Ever wonder about the different type of fasteners you could use? Wondering how to add decorative and useful hardware to your projects? Well come in and have one of our wonderful associates teach you how to use one of the three most common pieces of hardware in leather crafting. These demos will be held threw out the day upon request.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 19th, 2019   All Day
Open Table
Another opportunity is available if you’re having struggles with a project.  Bring it in, take a seat at our Craft and Chat Table, and our helpful associates will be here to assist you. Just in case you’re not working on a current project, one of our most popular kits are available for purchase. Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased prior to the start of class.  RSVP to receive one-on-one assistance.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 20th, 2019   All Day
Introduction to Leather Carving
Have you been wanting to learn how to add those beautiful designs and carvings to your projects? Wondered how leather crafters make those images pop? Well come into our Introduction to Leather Carving class and learn the basics that will set you on the right path for your own future works. We will teach you the basic steps showing you the initial carving and then
getting your designs to stand out with our leathercraft tools. We will be holding this class every Saturday this month, so you won’t feel left out and have multiple opportunities to pick up the beginnings of these useful skills. 
Class Fee: $15.00
 
June 21st, 2019   All Day
Rivet, Snap & Buttonhole Demo
Need something to hold some leather together for function or style? Need a piece of hardware to quickly open and close a part of your project? Maybe you want to just give a simple pull to have something release and then easily just slide it back on to a fastener to have it sit in place? Well come in and ask for a demonstration of these three fasteners so you may be more aware of the many options you have for your projects. Come in any time threw out the day and we will show you how to apply these pieces of hardware.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 22nd, 2019   11am-1pm
Come into our location and see how to create a belt from start to finish. You will get to choose what color you want the belt to be, choose your buckle, and size the belt yourself. Get creative and put a little something extra onto your belt. You will truly appreciate the art of leather work with this class. Rsvp ahead of the class please.
Class Fee: $35.00
 
June 24th, 2019   11am-2pm
Leather Belt Class
Come into our location and see how to create a belt from start to finish. You will get to choose what color you want the belt to be, choose your buckle, and size the belt yourself. Get creative and put a little something extra onto your belt. You will truly appreciate the art of leather work with this class. Rsvp ahead of the class please.
Class Fee: $35.00
 
June 26th, 2019   All Day
Open Table
Help!  I need help!  We have the answer at our Craft and Chat Table.  One of our helpful associates will be waiting at the table to assist you with that struggle of a project.  Kits are available for purchase, just in case you’re not currently working on a project.  Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased prior to class starting time. RSVP to receive person-to-person assistance.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 28th, 2019   11am-1pm
Luggage Id Tag
Going away on trip this summer? Sending the kids of to camp? Well come in a design a custom luggage tag to make sure your luggage always stands out! This luggage tag is not a tiny little square this is more of a small strap giving you plenty of room to design a nice image or to put your name on it. Finish it off with some dyes or paints, seal it and give your luggage a unique accessory that you can’t buy at the store.
Class Fee:  $10.00
Please contact store for class details.
NewOrleans020@tandyleather.com
Phone: 504-733-0054
Toll Free: 800-257-4853
5610 Jefferson Hwy
Elmwood, LA 70123

North Hollywood, CA #140 Leathercraft Classes

TANDY LEATHER FACTORY

6436 BELLINGHAM AVE. NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA 91606

JUNE CLASS SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 1, 2019

10am-12pm

Basic Carving

Cost: Free

In this class you will learn the basics of carving leather. We will be teaching how to use the basic 7 stamp tools, swivel knife, to make a western floral flower design on a veg-tan coaster. Great class for beginners!

Saturday, June 8, 2019

10am-12pm

Leather Tray

Cost: $20

In this class you will learn how to make a basic Leather tray, we will be teaching how to cut, punch holes, stitch and stain and seal and construct to make a handy leather tray!

Saturday, June 15, 2019

10am- 12pm

Belt class

Cost: $20 + Materials: (Buckle and keeper)

In this class you will learn how to make a basic belt. You will learn how to cut, punch, stain and seal the leather as well as apply the buckle and keeper. Great gift for Fathers’ day!

Saturday, June 22, 2019

10am-12pm

Open table class

Cost: Free

In this class, you are welcome to bring in a leather project you are working on to ask questions to get full support and guidance.  

Saturday, June 29, 2019

 10am-12pm

Leather Pocket journal

Cost: $30

In this class you will learn how to simple Leather pocket journal, you will learn how to cut, punch holes, stain and seal the leather and apply an elastic cord.

 

Please contact store for class details.
NorthHollywood140@tandyleather.com
Phone: 818-763-1264
Toll Free: 800-882-3904
6436 Bellingham Ave
North Hollywood, CA 91606

Nyack, NY #179 Leathercraft Classes

Friday May 10th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Wallets

Come in and make your own wallet. We will be cutting out the patterns, dying is optional. Also hand stitching and finishing the wallets.

 

Saturday May 11th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Tote bags/ Shopping bags.

You have the choice to create your own tote bag or wallet in this class. This class will include cutting patterns, and sewing the leather to create the item of your choice.

 

Friday May 17th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Sunglass Cases

We will be creating and designing a case for your sun glasses in this class. Please bring in the sunglasses you wish to make the case for as it will be easier to create the necessary pattern size.

 

Saturday May 18th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Hats

We will be creating and assembling leather hats in this class. There may be dying in this class but it is optional.

 

Friday May 24th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Belts, Bags, and Dog Leashes

We will be creating an assortment of items at your choice on which one you make. The choice is up to you. We will be creating from start to finish.

 

Saturday May 25th 2019

10:30am – 3:30pm

Arm Bands

We will be creating leather arm bands in this class. You get to choose the design and theme!! We will be cutting, stamping, and dying the leather if you choose.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Nyack179@tandyleather.com
Phone: 845-480-3588
Toll Free: 877-892-1214
298 Main St.
Nyack, NY 10960

Oklahoma City #102 Leathercraft Classes

April 20th, 2019 10am – 12pm

Coaster making: In this class you will learn techniques of patterns and carving for coasters everyone will love. From simple geometrics to complicated picture tracing, and anything in between.  Cost: FREE

April 27th, 2019 10am – 12pm

Dyes and Finishes: In this class we will look at the different types of dyes and how to apply them for consistent results. How they resist or antique, and the perfect finish for your project. Hands on and demonstration. Cost: Free

OPEN TABLE DAYS ON TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS Are you stuck on a project, not sure what tool you need, how to finish out your project, or just need space to make some noise? Come on in and utilize the class space and our know how to help you take your project to the next level.

 

May 4th, 2019

NO CLASS GUILD MEETING

 

May 11th, 2019 10am – 12pm

Feather Bracelet: In this class you will learn to create the look of a feather in a bracelet. Perfect to Mother’s Day. You will need 88012-00 hair blade tool, 6202-01, and 6202-02 bevelers to create this project. Leather and other supplies provided. Cost: FREE

 

May 18th, 2019 10am – 12pm

Belt Making: In this class you will learn how to create a belt from blank to wearable with dying and sealing provided. Stamping available as time allows. Purchase of belt blank required. Cost: approximately $30

 

MAY 25th, 2019 10am – 12pm

Leather Plaque: Create a work of art for any room in the house. Dye and finishes provided. Stamps for personalization available. Cost: $19.99

OPEN TABLE DAYS ON TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS Are you stuck on a project, not sure what tool you need, how to finish out your project, or just need space to make some noise? Come on in and utilize the class space and our know how to help you take your project to the next level.

 

Feel free to contact us for class details.

Oklahomecity102@tandyleather.com

Phone: 405-495-7862

 

Please contact store for class details.
OklahomaCity102@tandyleather.com
Phone: 405-495-7862
Toll Free: 877-428-5754
6125 W. Reno Ave., #200
Oklahoma City, OK 73127

Omaha, NE #127 Leathercraft Classes

May 25 to June 15, 2019
9:30 AM TO 11:30 PM
Advanced Leather Carving.
Tracing and transferring patterns to leather. Use of 6 Basic tools, swivel knife, and basketweave stamp. Students please bring your own tools, swivel knife and mallet.
Class cost $10.00

Mar. 16 to May 25, 2019
1:00 TO 3:45 PM
Bag Making
Making a travel bag from scratch. Made from a side of Kodiak Leather. Contact the store for a tool list.
Class cost $200-$250

Please contact store for class details.
Omaha127@tandyleather.com
Phone: 402-571-3339
Toll Free: 800-675-7530
8445 W. Center Rd.
Omaha, NE 68124

Orem, UT #171 Leathercraft Classes

Every Monday 3pm- 5 pm & Every Tuesday 3pm- 5 pm

Open Table: Out of space at home? Come use our HUGE table for free! Also, we can give free advice on your project, show you how to use our tools and overall help you get your project completed. Let us know how we can help you!

By appointment only

Beginning Tooling Class: Learn to how to transfer a pattern on the leather, use a swivel knife and the basic 7 tools for tooling. You can borrow our tools for this class to see how you like it then buy your own set! Learn the basics about leather while stamping out a beautiful design into leather. Tooling is the perfect way to customize your projects!  Cost: FREE!

May 11th and 25th at 11:30 am

Hardware Setting, Sewing and Lacing Class: Come learn how to set our hardware (rivets, snaps, eyelets, etc.) and learn to hand sew and lace leather. Cost: Free

May 4th and 18th at 11:30 am

Staining and Dyeing Class: Learn how to properly stain and dye leathers using different stains, dyes, and antiques. Then use different finishes to add the final touches to your pieces. Cost: Free

May 6th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd and 27th at 3:30

Sandal: We will teaching you how to make your own leather sandals. You will cut the pattern out, dye the straps and set a rivet. Class Fee: $27.00

 

If you would like to attend any of our classes, please call ahead to sign up. 

Please contact store for class details.
Orem171@tandyleather.com
Phone: 801-802-6360
Toll Free: 855-837-3894
541 North 1200 West
Orem, UT 84057

Orlando, FL #125 Leathercraft Classes

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Orlando, FL #125 Leathercraft Classes

 

June 1, 2019  10am-5pm

Intro to Leather Carving

Class Cost: $5.00 

Required Tools: Mallet, Basic 7 Carving Stamps: Beveller, Pear Shader, Backgrounder, Veiner, Camouflager, Seeder, Swivel Knife, Edge Beveller #2, Wood Slicker

This introduction will get you started on your voyage in to carving leather. 

 

June 8, 2019  10am-5pm

Shoulder Armor with Devin Wray

THIS CLASS REQUIRES PRIOR LEATHERCRAFT EXPERIENCE EXCEEDING INTERMEDIATE.  You must have common knowledge of tools and how they are used.  

Class Cost: $50.00

Required Tools: Mallet, Mini Hole Punch Set or Rotary Punch, Utility Knife, Wing Divider, T Square, Diamond Chisels, Edge Beveller #2, Wood Slicker, Setters for Snaps and Rivets, For Decorating: Basic 7 Stamping Set (Item #8170-99) , Swivel Knife, Alphabet Stamps or 3-D Stamps of your choice

Devin Wray will be a Guest Instructor to introduce students into his world of Armor Making and Costuming.  Students will make a shoulder piece for a single shoulder.  This class could lead to future armor classes. 

 

June 15, 2019  10am-5pm

Leather Journal Cover with Tom of Lost Art

Class Cost: $25.00 

Required Tools: Mallet, Diamond Chisels, Utility knife or Rotary Knife, T Square, Wing Divider, edge beveller #2, Wood Slicker

Tom is no stranger to teaching classes here at Store #125 Orlando, FL.  Over the years if you came in looking for advice, Tom would be the one to give it to you.  He will instruct you on making leather covers for existing journals.  The leather journal class is a popular requested class so RSVP ASAP!

 

June 22, 2019  10am-5pm

Tri-Leg Camping Stool

Class Cost: $45.00

REQUIRED TOOLS:  Wing Divider, T-Square Ruler, Diamond Hole Punches, Carving Tools, 3-D Stamps, Mallet, Edge Beveller, Wood Slicker

In this intermediate class you will stamp, stain, and assemble a tri leg stool.

 

June 29, 2019  10am – 3pm

OPEN TABLE ARTIST SESSION

Class Cost:  FREE!!!!

Crafters will have to freedom to use our workspace to work on any project that you would like. Plus, work side by side with like-minded crafters.  And the Tandy Staff will be here to assist you with any advice and assistance you may need. 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Orlando125@tandyleather.com
Phone: 407-677-7002
Toll Free: 866-201-0158
6921 University Blvd
Winter Park, FL 32792

Oxnard, CA #163 Leathercraft Classes

PET COLLAR AND LEASH
Saturday, MAY 25TH, 2019
11 am $45.99 Dress your PET in the style and comfort of the Leather Collar. Handcrafted from premium, full-grain leather that is superior quality that you can see and even smell. The genuine leather is water-resistant and cleans easy to keep its beauty. Plus, it’s equipped with durable metal hardware that will stay securely fastened even with tough pullers, so it’s a great option for any breed. The matching Leather Dog Training Leash to make the complete and stylish set.

June class list 2019

 

LEATHER JOURNAL

Saturday, JUNE 1ST, 2019

10 am $60.00 Made from veg-tanned leather and perfect for taking notes, doodling or jotting down thoughts, this journal will ensure your thoughts are kept secure with a leather strap that allows you to wrap it all up This journal is timeless in design and makes a beautiful gift, either to yourself or a friend. Cost: $69.99 Non-members, $49.99 Members

CROSSBODY PHONE POUCH
Saturday, JUNE 8TH, 2019

10 AM $30 This pouch is perfect for shopping, walks on the beach, cruising or a night out. It is designed to protect your phone against scratches while keeping it secure and in easy reach. The tapered gusset helps keep phone snuggly in place. Can be worn on shoulder or across your body for extra security. Features a side pocket to keep ID and other important cards. Pouch fits smartphones up to the size of the iPhone 6 Plus. Measures 3-15/16" x 6-3/4".

 

PHOTO BOX

Saturday, JUNE 15TH, 2019

10 am $10 Make a practical pencil holder and keepsake at the same time. This will look great on your desk or make a cherished gift for a friend or loved one. Finished box displays four photos that are 2-3/8" x 3-3/8" in size. Finished box measures 3-1/16" x 5".

 

COSMETIC BAG (FROM SCRATCH)

Saturday, JUNE 22ND, 2019

10 am $20 Don’t turn your lipstick loose inside your purse, keep it (and all your makeup) contained in a classy leather bag. Complete with strap and zipper, this bag doubles as a clutch for an evening on the town. You won’t believe how fast and fun it is to make this cute leather bag.

 

NO-SEW MESSENGER BAG

Saturday, JUNE 29TH, 2019

10 am $125 This messenger bag is popular, rugged and adventure-ready. Its structurally sturdy to wear every day and features an adjustable shoulder strap. It has plenty of space for office supplies and all your everyday needs.

 

 

 

 

 







 

Please contact store for class details.
Oxnard163@tandyleather.com
Phone: 805-483-4400
Toll Free: 866-677-7579
420 South A. Street
Oxnard, CA 93030

Peoria, IL #113 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
Peoria113@tandyleather.com
Phone: 309-681-1671
Toll Free: 866-609-2979
3807 N Sterling Ave
Peoria, IL 61615

Philadelphia, PA #181 Leathercraft Classes

MARCH CLASSES

TUESDAY, MARCH 12TH
BASIC TOOLING CLASS / Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm / Cost: $55

Learn the basics of leathercraft tooling! We will be fashioning a leather coaster from start to finish, including tracing your image, transferring the image onto the leather, swivel cutting, and how to use the six basic Craftool stamps to turn it into a design.
You’ll receive our Basic Carving Set, which retails for $79.99, FREE with this class!
Class size is limited, so call or stop in to register your spot!

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20TH
FOX TAIL DYEING / Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm / Cost: $25

Come learn how to customize your fur pieces through the art of dyeing! A neat accent for steampunk or cosplay needs, or just for fun, this fluffy fox tail can be uniquely yours.
Class size is limited, so call or stop in to register your spot!

TUESDAY, MARCH 26TH
KANGAROO-MAKING CLASS / Time: 3:30pm-5:30pm / Cost: $40

A store favorite, this kangaroo with posable limbs is sure to be a conversation piece! Learn patterning, hardware setting, and dyeing with these adorable leather animals. Use it as a funky pen-holder, an interesting decoration, or an unusual toy!
Class size is limited, so call or stop in to register your spot!
 

Please contact store for class details.
Philadelphia181@tandyleather.com
Phone: 215-543-3509
Toll Free: 844-730-5029
11000 Roosevelt Blvd, Ste 300
Philadelphia, PA 19116

Phoenix, AZ #07 Leathercraft Classes

May 25th 11:00am to 3:00pm—Machine Demonstration: Free

The last weekend of every month we will pick one of our machines and do a class for demonstration.  Have your eye on one specifically?! Come participate and we will make sure you get all your questions answered

June 1st Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Basic Stitching/Lacing *FREE*

Come learn how to make your sewing projects secure, professional looking and have fun along the way.  Everything from a Saddle stitch to a double edge braid in this one day knock out!

 

June 8th Saturday 11:00am-3:00pm Hair-on Fringe Bag *10.00*

Come enjoy the day while making a wonderful accessory bag to fit all your needs for on the go business!

 

June 15th Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Basic Stamping *FREE*

Come learn in this stress free environment, as we walk you through everything from casing your leather and the best tips and tricks for the perfect impression on your leather!

 

June 22nd Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Dips, Dyes and Daubers *FREE*

This is a starter class on the basics of how to, and what other essentials are needed for you to complete your veg tan projects!

 

June 29th Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Machine Demo *FREE*

The last weekend of every month we will pick one of our machines and do a class for demonstration.  Have your eye on one specifically?! Come participate and we will make sure you get all your questions answered!

 

June 1st Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Basic Stitching/Lacing *FREE*

Come learn how to make your sewing projects secure, professional looking and have fun along the way.  Everything from a Saddle stitch to a double edge braid in this one day knock out!

 

June 8th Saturday 11:00am-3:00pm Hair-on Fringe Bag *10.00*

Come enjoy the day while making a wonderful accessory bag to fit all your needs for on the go business!

 

June 15th Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Basic Stamping *FREE*

Come learn in this stress free environment, as we walk you through everything from casing your leather and the best tips and tricks for the perfect impression on your leather!

 

June 22nd Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Dips, Dyes and Daubers *FREE*

This is a starter class on the basics of how to, and what other essentials are needed for you to complete your veg tan projects!

 

June 29th Saturday 11:00am-2:00pm Machine Demo *FREE*

The last weekend of every month we will pick one of our machines and do a class for demonstration.  Have your eye on one specifically?! Come participate and we will make sure you get all your questions answered!

 

 

 




 

Please contact store for class details.
Phoenix007@tandyleather.com
Phone: 602-271-4088
Toll Free: 800-332-2203
425 N 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009

Phoenix, AZ #141 Leathercraft Classes
June 2019
(602)993-1740
Call or come in advance to reserve a spot, space is limited!
June 1: 12:00 – 3:00 Open Table
Need a large table to cut a straight edge on your double shoulder?  Just want to hang out and talk leather? Need help with a project? Today is the day come use our large table.  Some tools are available for use.  Cost: Free
 
 
This starter class is designed for beginners or those who haven’t done it in a long time.  Using the 7 basic tools we will do a western flower.  Bring your own swivel knife, mallet, and tools for this free class. Sign up space is limited. Cost: Free
 
 
June 15 and 22: 12:00-3:00 Top Hat
Here it is. It has been hyped and it has arrived.  First week is sizing, making a pattern (that you keep), and cutting the pattern from leather.  During the week in between you can tool, dye, add goodies whatever you like.  The second week is construction.  You will need a knife for cutting leather.  Any stitching tools you have feel free to bring as our sharing tools are limited and you may have to wait. This class is limited to 4.  Cost: $75.00
 
 
June 29: 12:00 – 3:00 Open Table
Need a large table to cut a straight edge on your double shoulder?  Just want to hang out and talk leather? Need help with a project? Today is the day come use our large table.  Some tools are available for use.  Cost: Free

 

Please contact store for class details.
Phoenix141@tandyleather.com
Phone: 602-993-1740
Toll Free: 800-882-9813
3434 W Greenway Road #103
Phoenix, AZ 85053

Pittsburgh, PA #118 Leathercraft Classes
 

Open Table

All of us here at Tandy love doing leatherwork and having a good time.  Open table lets you do both.  Bring in your project and use our class tables any time we’re open and don’t have a class.  Have a cup of coffee and get advice and feedback on leatherworking, or meet other local leathercrafters.  You can also try out new tools, or one of our machines. 

 

 

Wednesday, April 10th – Conceal Carry IWB Holster

Time: 5:00pm                                    Cost: $25

Holsters are always a popular project here.  This style of holster is a great place to get started in making holsters. They are easy to make and give you an opportunity to make or modify patterns, cut out different types of veg-tan cowhide, install rivets and holster clips, and use a bunch of leatherworking tools.  We’ll be hand stitching some parts, but since we only have two hours to build our holsters, we’ll use our Craftool Pro Stitchmaster Sewing machine to speed through stitching, while still making a sturdy holster.  These holsters are for compact or sub-compact automatics and are intended for IWB (inside waist band) carry.

 

 

Saturday, April 13th – Daffodil Floral Carving

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: $10

Just in time for spring, carve a beautiful daffodil bouquet.  This floral carving finishes to 5” x 7” and would look good in a frame, or on a bag, or other projects.  Carving projects are a great way to learn new tooling techniques and to sharpen your swivel knife skills.  We’ll be dying and painting our carvings on Wednesday, April 17th

 

 

Wednesday, April 17th – Painting and Dying Tooled Leather: Daffodil Carving

Time: 5:00pm                                    Cost: $10

Paint and dye our leather carvings from the Daffodil Floral Carving class.  We’ll be using a variety of Eco-Flo dyes and paints to color our daffodil carvings. Then we’ll use a resist and antique technique to bring out the details of your flowers.  This is a great class to learn about and try out water-based leather paint, dye, stains, and finishes.  If you did not attend the carving class and would like to take the painting dying class, stop in and we’ll give you a copy of the pattern we used so you can get one ready to color.

 

 

Wednesday, April 24th - Leather and Feather Charm

Time: 5:00pm                                     Cost: $25

Cut your own feather shapes, stitch together, and adorn with real feathers.  These trendy feathery and fringy boho styled creations can be used to make earrings, or pendants, or can be used to adorn handbags, headbands, hat bands, key fobs, or home decor.  We will complete two feathers in class, but you’ll receive your own kit with enough metallic leather, deerskin, leather lace, metal feather charms, beads, and real feathers to complete a few more projects at home. 

 

 

Saturday, April 27th – Black Powder Bags

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: $45 +fringe

This traditional style possibles bag w/ adjustable strap, and one inside pocket, can be made with your choice of natural edge flap, rounded flap, or long rifle man style “beaver tail” flap.  This gusseted bag will be constructed out of rugged water-resistant oil-tanned cowhide leather.  This saddle stitched bag is perfect for a hunter, or to be used as a small purse. Fringe can be made and added to the bottom for an additional $10.  This is a popular class and fills up fast so sign up today!

 

 

Wednesday, May 1st – Swivel Knife Belt Pouch / Carrying case

Time: 5:00pm                                    Cost: $15

Swivel knives are just about the most important tool in a leathercrafter’s arsenal.  Transport yours safely with this neat case that holds two swivel knives.  Works great in your toolbox or add a belt loop so you can carry it on your belt. 

 

 

Saturday, May 5th – Free Basic Tooling Class

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: Free                   

The first Saturday every month we have a free Basic Tooling Class.  This class is perfect for beginners, because you don’t need any tools or prior experience.  Basic Tooling Classes are a great way to get started into leatherwork.  We provide all the necessary tools, but feel free to bring in whatever carving tools you have so you can learn how to use them.  We’ll have other tools for you to try including different types of swivel knives and blades.  This Saturday we will tool a small western floral design.  This small flower can be a challenge, but it uses all the basic carving tools to complete and uses several different tooling techniques.

 

 

Wednesday, May 8th – Leather Tool Roll Part 1

Time: 5:00pm                                     Cost: $30

Tool rolls are a great way to protect, transport, and store your leather tools and keep them right at your fingertips.  Make your custom leather tool roll to fit your craftool stamps, swivel knives, chisels, or hole punches.  These will be made out of our milled veg-tan leather, which will not rust your tools.  Machine stitch on our Craftool-Pro Stitch Master Sewing Machine and add rivets to reinforce.  We’ll finish our tool rolls in part 2 to be held on Wednesday, May 15th.

 

 

Saturday, May 11th – Knife Sheath

Time: 11:00am                                  Cost: $30

Bring in your fixed blade knife and learn how to make a custom fitted leather knife sheath from scratch. We start with your knife and some paper to make a pattern, select the right leather, and construct the sheath. We’ll cover how to cut leather, construct a welt, wet form, saddle stitch, set snaps, and dress the edges.  This will be a fold-over style sheath that works well with most fix-bladed knives, so please remember to bring in your simple, fixed blade knife so you can make a sheath to fit it.

 

 

Wednesday, May 15th – Leather Tool Roll Part 2

Time: 5:00pm                                     Cost: Paid in Part 1

We’ll finish up our tool rolls from part 1

 

 

Saturday, May 18th – Pitt Pounders Leather Guild Meeting

Time: Noon – 3:00pm

The Pitt Pounder Leather Guild is a local leather guild that is dedicated to the teaching of leather craft. The guild meets at the Greensburg Tandy Leather store once a month on the third Saturday. New members are always welcome! Feel free to bring whatever you are working on.

 

 

Wednesday, May 22nd – Horse Tooling

Time: 5:00pm                                    Cost: $10

Tooling animals can be intimidating for new or even experienced leatherworkers. Join us as we tackle a 4” x 5” standing horse carving. We’ll take you step by step through tooling your horse, and show you how to use cut depth, figure beveling, and other tools to bring your horse to life. We’ll also cover some common figure carving mistakes. Please bring a swivel knife of your preference for this class. All other tools will be provided.

 

 

Saturday, June 1st – Free Basic Tooling Class

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: Free

The first Saturday every month we have a free Basic Tooling Class.  This class is perfect for beginners, because you don’t need any tools or prior experience.  Basic Tooling Classes are a great way to get started into leatherwork.  We provide all the necessary tools, but feel free to bring in whatever carving tools you have so you can learn how to use them.  We’ll have other tools for you to try including different types of swivel knives and blades.  This Saturday we will tool a small western floral design.  This small flower can be a challenge, but it uses all the basic carving tools to complete and uses several different tooling techniques.

 

 

Saturday, June 8th – Horse Halter

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: TBD

 

 

Saturday, June 15th – Pitt Pounders Leather Guild Meeting

Time: Noon – 3:00pm

The Pitt Pounder Leather Guild is a local leather guild that is dedicated to the teaching of leather craft. The guild meets at the Greensburg Tandy Leather store once a month on the third Saturday. New members are always welcome! Feel free to bring whatever you are working on.

 

 

Saturday, June 22nd – Belt Holster: Compact Semi-Autos

Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm               Cost: TBD

Please contact store for class details.
Pittsburgh118@tandyleather.com
Phone: 724-830-8808
Toll Free: 800-246-8813
1075 S. Main St., Suite 108
Greensburg, PA 15601

Portland, OR #21 Leathercraft Classes

April 4th – THURSDAY – BASIC STITCHING                            SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 4PM to 6PM Cost: FREE
Description: Come join us for instruction on the most commonly used stitch, also known as the saddle stitch. In this class you’ll learn about the basic saddle stitch and how using these techniques will dramatically improve your projects!

April 6th- SATURDAY – OPEN GUILD MEETING                        SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 10AM to 5PM     Cost: FREE
MEETING – Join members of our local leather guild in our monthly meeting. Discuss technical topics, view demonstration, and connect with other passionate crafters and learn in a self-guided setting!
OPEN TABLE - Does a project have you stumped? Not sure you have all the right tools? This is the time where you can get answers to your questions, participate in demonstrations, and even use some of our tools.

April 11th – THURSDAY – BASIC TOOLING                                     SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 4PM to 6PM Cost: FREE
Description: Brand new to tooling? Class-master Doug will demonstrate how to use the seven basic tools to create two beautiful rounders. Do’s and don’ts, tips and tricks, how to avoid common mistakes; this class covers everything you need to know to get started on your new favorite craft!

April 13th – SATURDAY- INTERMEDIATE MARKET BAG                   SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 10AM to 5PM Cost: $50
Description/Instructions: Hit the farmers market in style this year! Are you looking to expand your personal skill set or offer a new item for your business? Join May in this intermediate market bag class, where you’ll craft your very own market bag from start to finish! Dimensions: 12” x 14” x 6” (approx.) Prerequisite: Knowledge of stitching and bag construction, please!

April 18th – THURSDAY – HARDWARE SETTING                       SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 4PM to 6PM Cost: Free
Description: From appliques to functional use, join Mickhael as he shows you how to set standard pieces of hardware, both by hand and using the hand press. In no time, you’ll understand what type of hardware you need for various projects and how to properly set them!

April 20th - SATURDAY- BASIC TOOLS                           SPACE IS LIMITED
Time: 10AM to 5PM Cost: FREE
Description: Are you just getting started in the awesome world of leathercraft and don’t know where to start? No worries! In this basic introductory class, instructor May will cover her top 10 favorite tools for beginners! Tools will range from application for hand stitching to cutting and grooving! Make sure to bring a notebook and pencil, in addition to any questions or projects you have in mind!    

April 27th – SATURDAY- DOG COLLAR & LEASH                       SPACE IS LIMITED
 Time: 10AM to 6PM Cost: $35
Description: Come join us in learning the basics of assembling your very own dog collar and leather! Choose from either 3/4in (Medium) or 1in (Large). You will be able to customize your collar with paint, dye and various stamps to your liking.  

***Priority for classes will be given to those who have never take listed class ***
 

Please contact store for class details.
Portland021@tandyleather.com
Phone: 503-255-8818
Toll Free: 888-277-3360
13221 NE Whitaker Way
Portland, OR 97230

Raleigh, NC #148 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
Raleigh148@tandyleather.com
Phone: 919-981-0021
Toll Free: 888-812-0010
6514 Old Wake Forest Rd, Ste 130
Raleigh, NC 27616

Rapid City, SD #166 Leathercraft Classes

May 4, 2019 Open Table

No scheduled class today, but we are available for assistance with any of your current projects. Cost: Free

 

May 11, 2019 1pm-2pm Diluted Dye and Shading

We’ll review Al Stohlman techniques for shading and layering varying strengths of dye and stains. Cost: Free

 

May 18, 2019 1pm–4pm Belts

We’ll instruct you on proper measurement and the execution of belt making. Cost: Purchase straps of your choice

 

May 25, 2019 1pm–4pm Figure Carving

We’ll dive into the different tools and associated techniques used when attempting portrait, landscape, and mammal tooling. Cost: Free

 

 

Open table available all day every day

 

Seating is limited, Pre-Registration is required for ALL classes




 

 

Please contact store for class details.
RapidCity166@tandyleather.com
Phone: 605-342-2221
Toll Free: 877-800-1853
514 Seventh St
Rapid City, SD 57701

Reno, NV #123 Leathercraft Classes
May 25 , 2019 9:30am to 11:30am

Open table: cost free unless you need materials for your project

June 1 , 2019 9:30am to 11:30a
Basic carving: learn to use the tools and basic techniques. Cost free
 
June 8, 2019 9:30am to 11:30am
Stitching and lacing: cost free
 
June 15 , 2019 9:30am to 11:30am
Open table: cost free unless you need materials for your project

June 22 , 2019 9:30am to 11:30am
Open table: cost free unless you need materials for your project
 
 
 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Reno123@tandyleather.com
Phone: 775-825-7100
Toll Free: 800-450-2440
2313 Kietzke Lane
Reno, NV 89502

Richmond, VA #138 Leathercraft Classes

April 6th
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

April 13th   
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

April 20th  
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

April 27th
Knife Sheath
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $30
You will be learning how to make a custom knife sheath using veg tan leather and traditional stitching techniques. This is an intermediate leatherworking class, so we request that you be familiar in working with leather before signing up. We welcome you to bring in any knife from home that you would like to make a sheath for.

May 4th
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

May 11th    
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

May 18th   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

May 25th  
Gun Holster
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $30
Learn to make a gun holster using a basic pattern. Please Note: you must also bring with you: your weapon of choice (pistol class). !!!All weapons will be safety checked and any persons acting in an unsafe manor will be required to leave!!!

June 1st
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

June 8th    
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

June 15th   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

June 22nd   
Book Cover
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $20
Create a personalized leather journal/book cover for yourself, family or a friend. These make great gifts for your loved ones. You are encouraged to bring any books from home.

July 6th  
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

July 13th    
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

July 20th   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

July 27th   
Messenger Bag
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $50
Learn how to create a pattern for and make a basic messenger bag that doesn’t require stitching

August 3rd  
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

August 10th    
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

August 17th  
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

August 24th   
Minimalist Wallet
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $30
We will be using a pattern to trace, cut, and punch holes for the stitching for a simple wallet. You can personalize the wallet by stamping and dying.

September 7th
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

September 14th   
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

September 21st   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

September 28th   
Knife Sheath
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $30
You will be learning how to make a custom knife sheath using veg tan leather and traditional stitching techniques. This is an intermediate leatherworking class, so we request that you be familiar in working with leather before signing up. We welcome you to bring in any knife from home that you would like to make a sheath for.

October 5th
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

October 12th  
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

October 19th   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

October 26th   
Mask
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: $30
Get ready for Halloween! Learn how to cut your pattern, form, and assemble your mask for Halloween.

November 2nd  
Basic Tooling and Stamping
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn the art of basic leather tooling using our basic 7 tool set. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

November 9th    
Dying, Staining, Finishing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Come learn how to customize your leather pieces through the art of dying, staining or painting and how to finish your project to protect it for years to come. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

November 16th   
Stitching and Lacing
Time: 11AM – 1:30PM
Cost: Free
Learn the art of the traditional saddle stitch and decorative edge lacing. Please contact store for availability, these basic classes fill up quickly so sign-up early!

No Classes in December!!!

Open Table Tuesdays: Tuesdays are our open workshop, all day. During this day we encourage customers to bring in their project and use our workspace. We don’t provide materials or loaner tools during workshop hours, but we are more than happy to recommend a tool, technique or give advice and feedback. Open Table is a wonderful opportunity to network with local leathercrafters in the area and exchange leathercraft knowledge and ideas. If there is a specific problem that you would like help with, please give us a call in advance to make sure we have someone on staff who can work you through that problem. It’s always a good idea to call ahead to make sure we have enough room for you!  Please plan on arriving before 5pm.
Please contact store to sign up and for class details.
Richmond138@tandyleather.com
Phone: 804-750-9970
 

Please contact store for class details.
Richmond138@tandyleather.com
Phone: 804-750-9970
Toll Free: 866-755-7090
9045 W. Broad St, #130
Henrico, VA 23294

Riverdale, UT #157 Leathercraft Classes

June 5, 2019, 4:00pm – 5:45pm

Basic Dye Application: Learn basic dye application techniques, how different dyes look and act on vegetable tanned leather and how different applicators affect the finished look. We will cover using our Eco-Flo antique dye, water-based dye, and the Fiebings alcohol-based dye. Seats limited. Students must call at least 48 hrs in advance to make a seat reservation. Cost: Free

 

June 12, 2019, 2:30pm – 5:45pm

Basic Lacing and Stitching: Learn basic stitching (running stitch and saddle stich) and double loop lacing techniques applicable to most leatherworking projects. Seats limited. Students must call at least 48 hrs in advance to make a seat reservation. Cost: Free

 

June 19, 2019, 4:00pm – 5:45pm

Basic Hardware Setting: Learn how to set hardware fasteners, including snaps, rivets and eyelets. Experience the thrill of setting hardware by hand. Seats limited. Students must call at least 48 hrs in advance to make a seat reservation. Cost: Free

 

June 26, 2019,  4:00pm – 5:45pm

Basic Tooling: Learn how to transfer a pattern on the leather, use a swivel knife and the basic 7 tools for tooling. You can borrow our tools for this class to see how you like it then buy your own set at a discounted rate! Learn the basics about leather while stamping out a beautiful design into leather. Tooling is the perfect way to customize your projects! Seats limited. Students must call at least 48 hrs in advance to make a seat reservation. Cost: Free

 

 

June 3, 10, 17, 24, 2019, 11:00am – 1:00pm

Open Table: Don’t have enough space at home for those big leather projects? Come in and utilize our table. Be sure to bring what you need to work on your project. Limited space available. Call to reserve space. Cost: Free



 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Roy157@tandyleather.com
Phone: 801-394-3006
Toll Free: 888-641-7909
5392 S. Freeway Park Dr.
Riverdale, UT 84405

Round Rock, TX #176 Leathercraft Classes

June 1st , 2019, 11:00am-2pm

Hat band/ Wrap-Bracelet class:  this versatile accessory is great for adding a bit of flare to your hat, and it can even be used as a wrap bracelet if don’t have a hat to adorn.

Instruction is free with purchase of materials.

Required materials: hat band, hat band buckle, any decorations you would like to add on.

 

 

June 8th , 2019, 11:00am-2pm

Kit Together: Join us for a kit-together! Buy a kit at a remarkably reduced price and use our table and tools to put it together. Cost: Instruction free with purchase of a Kit -maximum 5 students per class-must be ages 12 and up

 

June 15th , 2018 11:30am

Machine demo! We will be going over the new Rotary strap cutter, how to set it up, change the blades, and go over how to safely and easily cut all your straps! Other machines such as the tipping machine, and burnishing machine demos can be run at request afterwards.

-Free

 

June 22nd  , 2019, 11am-12pm

Kid’s Stamping: Bring the kids and have a blast with this free stamping class. Ages 5-12 must have parent or guardian present at all times.  6 Students Maximum- please call or come by the store to sign up. Cost: $ Free

 

June 29th , 2018 11:00am-4:00pm

Project Day: This is an excellent opportunity to practice your technique and share ideas with your fellow local leather workers. Bring your own tools, projects, and questions from home and come share our space in our store. The project group is focused on the individual, so our employees are there to help you in completing your projects and answering any questions or concerns you may have while making your project Class Fee:  Free




 

 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
RoundRock176@tandyleather.com
Phone: 512-248-0902
Toll Free: 855-337-7260
2001 Enterprise Dr., Ste 130
Round Rock, TX 78664

Sacramento, CA #104 Leathercraft Classes

Every Monday between 11:00am-2:00pm, we offer an OPEN class for anyone who has any questions or needs assistance for any projects being worked on or would like demonstrations on any of our new machines. Please contact us ahead of time if you would like to do this class, so we can accommodate you accordingly!

You can call, email, or Facebook message us directly!
Phone# (916) 483-3340 / Email: Sacramento104@tandyleather.com / Facebook: Tandy104

 

May 4th, 2019 (Saturday), 9:30am - 12:30pm
Beginning Tooling May 4th edition: May the 4th be with you! This is a specialty beginning tooling class where we will be tooling fun specialty themed images. We will be tooling 1 large image on one of our journal kits, and 1 smaller image on a rounder.
Class size is limited to 8 students. Please call the store to reserve your spot! We do require that you sign up ahead of time as we only have limited spacing. We cannot accommodate walk in students the day of the class. Teacher: Sabrina. Cost: Journal kit purchase required. More details plus the tool list will be provided in the confirmation email.

 

May 11th, 2019 (Saturday)
No Class: We will be attending the HORSE EXPO in Rancho Murietta. From May 9th – May 12th! Come by and see us! The store will still be opened from 8:30am – 5pm

 

May 18th, 2019 (Saturday), 9:30am - 11:30am
Color Class: Are you confused by all the different dye options Tandy offers or looking to experiment more with colors you normally do not use?  Then this class is for you!  This hands-on class will explain how our Eco-Flo Dyes, Antique Gels, All-in-ones, Waterstains, Cova colors, Highlight color stains and Eco-Flo Oil dyes work.  We will also go into mixing colors, layering techniques and how to break all the color rules to make one of a kind custom color(s)!  All materials provided. Class size is limited to 8 students. Please call the store to reserve your spot! We do require that you sign up ahead of time as we only have limited spacing. We cannot accommodate walk in students the day of the class.  Teacher: Shelby. Cost: Free.

 

May 25th, 2019 (Saturday), 9:30am – 12:30pm
Leather Burning: This class will teach you basic pyrography tool techniques. Learn to use our leather burning tool set, stencils, and a simple free hand image.  It is required to have our leather burning tool set to take this class. The set can be purchased here at the store the day of the class or the day prior. Please let us know if you would like us to hold a set for you. This class is for ages 16+ due to the use of a heated tool. Class size is limited to 4 students. Please call the store to reserve your spot! We do require that you sign up ahead of time as we only have limited spacing. We cannot accommodate walk in students the day of the class. Teacher: Shelby. Cost: $8

Please contact store for class details.
Sacramento104@tandyleather.com
Phone: 916-483-3350
Toll Free: 866-817-3135
4103 Northgate Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95834

St. Louis, MO #130 Leathercraft Classes

Hello,

 

Can you please post the following to the website? Thank you.

 

April 13, 2019: 11AM-1PM

Basic Carving: We will be going over the uses of the Swivel Knife and the 6 Basic Tools. You will need to purchase or bring your own set of tools (Swivel Knife and “Basic Six”) for this class. Cost: Free

 

April 13, 2019: 2PM-4PM

Basic Coloring: We will be going over some basic coloring and painting techniques using the Eco-Flo dyes and paints. Materials provided. Cost: Free

 

April 20, 2019: 11AM-1PM:2PM-4PM

Koi Fish: We will be going over how to make a leather 3D Koi Fish. Techniques involved include cutting a pattern, tooling, skiving, wet forming, and painting. You will leave with a mostly finished project and the knowledge on how to complete it. Tools/materials needed: 6/7oz. leather, safety beveler, contact cement, Exacto knife, stamping tools 6368-00 and 6935-00, modeling spoon, edge slicker, and Cova paints. Cost: Free/Cost of Materials

 

April 27, 2019: 11AM-1PM

Leather Feathers: This is a carving class to show how to make leather feathers. You will need 6/7oz veg-tan leather, a swivel knife, beveler stamp, undercut beveler stamp, hair-blade tool, and a precision blade knife. Cost: Free

 

April 27, 2019: 2PM-4PM

Dreamcatchers: We will be going over how to make a basic dreamcatcher. You can either purchase a kit, or we sell the various materials separate to customize your own. Cost: Cost of Materials

 

May 4, 2019: 11AM-1PM

Stitching and Lacing: We will be going over some basic stitching techniques, as well as double loop lacing. Cost: Free

 

May 4, 2019: 2PM-4PM

Strips, Straps, and Hardware: We will be going over how to use the “Strip and Strap Cutter” tool and what you can make with the strips. We will discuss making belts, collars, leashes, bracelets, etc. This will include measuring, coloring, basic stamping, “blinging”, etc. We will also be going over some basic hardware installation such as snaps, rivets, eyelets, and so on. This a very all-around “open table” style class so all questions are welcome. Cost: Free/Cost of Materials

 

May 11, 2019: 11AM-1PM

Basic Carving: We will be going over the uses of the Swivel Knife and the 6 Basic Tools. You will need to purchase or bring your own set of tools (Swivel Knife and “Basic Six”) for this class. Cost: Free

 

May 11, 2019: 2PM-4PM

Basic Coloring: We will be going over some basic coloring and painting techniques using the Eco-Flo dyes and paints. Materials provided. Cost: Free

 

Please contact store for class details.
SaintLouis130@tandyleather.com
Phone: 314-842-2540
Toll Free: 866-532-8922
13078 Tesson Ferry Rd
St. Louis, MO 63128

St. Paul, MN #158 Leathercraft Classes

TANDY 158 ROSEVILLE
MAY 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE

SATURDAY MORNINGS:  (NOT 5/18/19), we have an open table workshop from 10.15am to 1.00pm.  You bring in your own project/tools and Gary and Johan will help as much as they can.   Cancellations of these workshops will be announced on our Facebook page: @Tandy158. 
FREE

Thu May 16, 2019,   5pm-6.30pm

HAND STITCHING.   We will demo and give you some hands on trying of various hand-stitching methods:  Saddle Stitch in a pony, two needle without a pony, and one needle simplified stitching.  FREE.

Sat May 25, 2019,   2pm-5pm

BASIC LEATHER CARVING:  Learn to turn any freehand design into a tooled design on veg-tan leather.  We will take you hands-on through all the basic steps – and we will throw in a bit of basketweave stamping too.  If you have your own tools, bring them with, but it is not required.  FREE.

Thu May 30, 5pm-6.30pm

GEOMETRIC STAMPING:  We will try to get you to think outside the box and to have fun with a few simple stamps.  If you are not quite into Floral carving, this class is for you!  We will include the Chan Geer method of painless basket weave stamping.  FREE

Sat Jun 1, 2019,    2pm-5pm

WORKING with DYES and STAINS:   Learn about the difference between dyes, stains, finishes and conditioners.  We will show you how to get even dyeing, resisting and using antique/hi-lite stains, and which sealers/conditioners to use when.   We do suggest you make notes during the demo.   FREE.

Sat Jun 8, 2019,   2pm-5.30pm

Covering a Can:  Bring an empty and clean 4.25” high tin can and we will teach you how to cover it in leather.   FREE.

 

Always good to call ahead, make sure the class is still on, and reserve a spot.  [651-495-9400]
WE HAVE A FACEBOOK PAGE JUST FOR THIS STORE! WHERE WE WILL POST CHANGES TO THIS SCHEDULE.
SIMPLY SEARCH FOR @Tandy158
LIKE AND FOLLOW US TO SEE UPDATES OF OUR SCHEDULED CLASSES, GUILD MEETINGS, BAD WEATHER CLOSINGS and NEW ITEM ARRIVALS

Please contact store for class details.
StPaul158@tandyleather.com
Phone: 651-495-9400
Toll Free: 888-760-0004
1950 W County Road C #101
Roseville, MN 55113

St. Paul, MN #158 Leathercraft Classes

Every Saturday (there are some exceptions – call the store to confirm): An open table workshop is held every Saturday morning. It begins at 10:00 am and conclude by 1 pm. These workshops are usually led by two guys with more than 90 years of experience between them. Topics we cover during these classes are basic tooling, stitching, lacing, and the skills you need to complete smaller projects.  At any given time the classes may be working on different projects or in smaller group fashion. The workshops are free. There is no need to register or bring anything.

Sat Jan 5, 2019, 2pm-5pm
Beginner Tooling: Learn hands-on to tool a free hand design starting with the swivel knife. Focus will be on beveler, pear shader, camo tool and veiner. You will go home with your practice piece. FREE.
 
Thu Jan 10, 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
Color Demo: Learn about the difference between dyes, stains, finishes and conditioners. We will show you how to get even dyeing, resisting and using antique/hi-lite stains, and which sealers/conditioners to use when. We do suggest you make notes during the demo. FREE.
 
Sat Jan 12, 2019, 2pm-5pm
Lanyard Braiding: Learn to braid a four strand round braid and weave it back into itself to make a loop. You will leave with a braided key chain. FREE.
 
Thu Jan 17, 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
Knot Braiding: You will learn to braid a foundation knot around something like a pencil. To benefit from the class, you will have to practice the knot often in the 36hours that follow the class. You will leave with a sample knot you had made. FREE.
 
Thu Jan 24, 2019, 5pm-6.30pm
Pyrography Pen: We will explore drawing and writing with a leather (wood) burning pen. Some experience in pencil drawing will be a bonus. You will leave with a cable organizer. FREE.
 
Sat Jan 30, 2019, 2pm-5pm
Reserved for Minnesota Independence College
 
TANDY 158 ROSEVILLE
FEBRUARY 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE
Sat Feb 2, 2019,   2pm-5pm
Advanced Tooling – Carving 102
For people who have done a few projects of tooling and now want to up their game.   We will focus on points of leather carving where people have problems with.   
Bring your own tools and previous projects you have made.   FREE.

Thu Feb 7, 2019,   5pm-6.30pm
Edge Lacing:  How to use leather lace to put projects together, focusing on double loop lacing.  Also how to splice, start and stop with the lacing around a project.
You will walk away with a key tab.  FREE.

Sat Feb 9, 2019,    2pm-5pm
Working with Dyes and Stains:   Learn about the difference between dyes, stains, finishes and conditioners.  We will show you how to get even dyeing, resisting and using antique/hi-lite stains, and which sealers/conditioners to use when.   We do suggest you make notes during the demo.   FREE.

Thu Feb 14, 2019,   5pm-6.30pm
Basic Project Steps:   Steps for completing a project and the sequence to do it in. Bring your project questions. FREE.

Sat Feb 16, 2019,   5pm-6.30pm
Covering a Can:  Bring an empty and clean 4.25” high tin can and we will teach you how to cover it in leather.   FREE.

ALWAYS GOOD TO CALL AHEAD, MAKE SURE THE CLASS IS STILL ON, AND RESERVE A SPOT.  
[651-495-9400]
 
 
Please contact store for class details.
StPaul158@tandyleather.com
Phone: 651-495-9400
Toll Free: 888-760-0004
1950 W County Road C #101
Roseville, MN 55113

San Antonio, TX #14 Leathercraft Classes

JUNE 1ST 10:30am – 1:30pm

Plague Doctor Mask pt 1 class

Class Fee: $45 – Max 6 students

Learn how to do your very own plague doctor mask pattern,that you will cut and dye.

 

JUNE 8TH 10:30am – 1:00pm

Leather Mouse Pad Class

Class Fee: $15 – Max 8 Students

Come in to make your very own leather mouse pad, for any computer or laptop.

 

JUNE 15TH 10:30am – 12:30pm

Leather Tray class

Class Fee: $15 – Max 8 Students

Empty your pockets, stack your mail or round up your clutter into your very own stylish tray.

 

JUNE 22ND 10:30am – 12:30pm

Flask Kit Class

Class Fee: $15 – Max 8 students

Personalize a flask for your favorite beverage.

 

JUNE 29TH 10:30am – 1:30pm

Plague Doctor Mask pt 2 Class  

Class Fee: $30 – Max 6 students

Final steps to finish your very own plague doctor mask . Stitch your mask together. Then the final step apply round sun glasses.

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
SanAntonio014@tandyleather.com
Phone: 210-647-5800
Toll Free: 800-541-2031
5710 Mobud
San Antonio, TX 78238

Salt Lake City, UT #11 Leathercraft Classes

TANDY STORE 011 SALT LAKE CITY MAY 2019 SCHEDULE

 

Come on in to the Salt Lake City Tandy where we ALWAYS have a leathercrafting table available for YOU to come in and punch or cut out your larger projects while you do your shopping!  You can also ask us for help on any leather working project that is giving you trouble, we will work it out together!  We also have exciting classes throughout the month, though some class projects may have a space limit so call in early to reserve your place.  We also offer tooling and basic sewing classes by request, call or come in to set up a time to your adventure in leathercrafting!  Special classes can sometimes be accommodated by request, see the manager in store or give us a call at (801) 531-7625 

 

05/02/19 Thursday, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Journal class: we will be making journals from scratch, cost will be $35.00 for a leather journal that that cannot be tooled, $45.00 for one that you can tool.

 

05/07/19 Tuesday, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Pouch/belt bag class: we will be making pouches/belt bags for your dice, coins, keys, phone, or whatever else you may need to carry when on the go!  Cost is $30.00, call or come in now to reserve you place; class limit of 8.

 

05/9/19 Tuesday, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

We will be doing a free sewing/stitching class from 4:30pm to 5:30pm

 

05/14/19 Thursday, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Basic belt crafting: we will be making belts from start to finish.  $35.00 for the class which includes the leather, the buckle, and the use of the various other tools you will need to make a leather belt that you will be proud of.

 

05/16/19 Tuesday, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Creating a hanging potted plant holder: we will be making holders for hanging potted plants or vases out of leather and rivets, $35.00 per student.

   

05/21/19 Thursday, 4:00 to 5:30pm

Basic tooling class: It’s all about the fundamentals so come on in to learn the basics of tooling leather from start to finish!  The class is free though space/tools are limited to first come-first serve basis.  Don’t miss out!!

 

05/23/19 Tuesday, 3:30 to 5:30pm

Dog collar class:  We will be assembling one of our dog collar kits, cost is $20.00 a person and be sure to measure your furry friend so we can help you make it the right size!

 

05/28/19 Thursday, 3:30 to 5:30pm

Fringe bag kit:  We will be making our fringe bag kit which is a great kit for learning the basics of making a bag.   Cost is $15.00

 

05/30/19 Tuesday, 3:30 to 5:30pm

Treasure box kit class:  We will be assembling the treasure box kit which makes a perfect keeper for jewelry, loose change, and other small sundries all while looking fabulous!  Class cost is $25.00 per person.

Please contact store for class details.
SaltLakeCity011@tandyleather.com
Phone: 801-531-7625
Toll Free: 800-448-9250
1107 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Salt Lake City, UT #106 Leathercraft Classes
BASIC 7 BEGINNING TOOLING
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
OR
2:00 PM-4:00 PM
By Appointment
What you’ll need:
Basic 7 Tool Kit
Leather Project of Choice
Once you have purchased that Basic 7 Tool Kit-do you know how to use it? This class teaches you the basics of using each tool-which opens up a new world of customization to you.
 
HOLSTER/RIG MAKING CLASS
Saturdays (4-6 weeks)
10:00 AM Start Time
Sign Up in Advance
Instructor Fee: $50.00
What you’ll need:
All Materials to create the Holster/Rig of Choice
Taught by outside instructor Rick Kapsimalis-who can make a range of holsters for a western revolver to a concealed automatic style-this course is taught only 3-4 times a year. Each class lasts 4-6 weeks depending on what work students get done outside of the weekly session.
We have some completed rigs to help you decide which you like best.
 
RIVETS, SNAPS, ODDS, AND ENDS
Drop-In
OR
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
OR
2:00 PM-4:00 PM
By Appointment
What you’ll need:
Questions
Tools
Project of Choice
Any questions on a tool you’ve purchased or a technique needed for a project? Call or drop by and we’ll do our best to show you how to set those rivets and snaps while you’re in.
If it’s something a bit more time intensive-such as stitching and lacing techniques-definitely call to check availability or even schedule a time.
 
Please contact store for class details.
SaltLakeCity106@tandyleather.com
Phone: 801-966-0144
Toll Free: 800-507-8479
9347 South 700 E
Sandy, UT 84070

San Antonio, TX #147 Leathercraft Classes

2019

Class Schedule

Tandy Leather 147

5486 WALZEM RD, SAN ANTONIO 78218

Classes Will Begin At 10:00am

Class prices cover materials

 

June:

 

Jun 1, 2019, 10am-2pm

Basic Tooling Materials needed: swivel knife, basic stamping set, mallet

Cost: $10.00

 

Jun 8, 2019, 10am-2pm: Pistol Holster

Materials Needed: None.

Cost: $30.00

 

Jun 15, 2019, 10am-2pm: Gun Belt

Materials Needed: None.

Cost: $25.00

 

Jun 22, 2019, 10am-2pm: Rifle Sling

Materials Needed: Rifle Sling Kit

Cost: $20.00

 

Jun 29, 2019, 10am-2pm: Knife Sheath

Materials Needed: None

Cost: $15.00

 



 
 

 

 

Please contact store for class details.
SanAntonio147@tandyleather.com
Phone: 210-599-0843
Toll Free: 800-457-2059
5486 Walzem Rd
San Antonio, TX 78218

San Bernardino, CA #155 Leathercraft Classes

June CLASS SCHEDULE

Tandy Leather San Bernardino #155

1375 Camino Real, Suite 150

San Bernardino, CA 92408

(909) 888-8877

 

  

June 1, 2019, 2pm-4pm

Guild Meeting: Stop by and meet our expert craftsman and learn the ins and outs of leather working. Guild meetings are not a class and are free of charge. 

 

June 8, 2019 Any questions you may have on your projects or if you need to learn how to set snaps/rivets, etc., please come in for assistance at no charge.

 

June 15, 2019, 10am-2pm Make & Take. Come and create your own FREE Bracelet. Stamp a design of your desire.

 

June 22 & 29, 10am-3pm This class will give you all the information you need to start making/selling custom motorcycle seats. 

Class will cover:

 1) Fabrication of seat pan (pan will be premade, but we will go over construction and what materials/tools you need.)

2) Shaping of foam, as well as what type of foam to use, where to purchase it, and what tools are needed. 

3) Wet molding leather! (once you learn how to wet mold a seat, you can transfer that same knowledge into wet molding many other things)

4) Final assembly of seat. (options like stitching, rivets, or lacing.)

P.s We will touch on tooling, but due to time constraints we will not be tooling in class. You are able to tool on your own, in between classes.

Class cost 

Tandy leather: $20.00

Seat pan: $60.00

 

Please call ahead to reserve your spot in each class. Thank you. 

Please contact store for class details.
SanBernardino155@tandyleather.com

Phone: 909-888-8877Toll Free: 888-468-0004
1375 Camino Real, Suite #150
San Bernardino, CA 92408

Please contact store for class details.
SanBernardino155@tandyleather.com
Phone: 909-888-8877
Toll Free: 888-468-0004
1375 Camino Real, Unit #150
San Bernardino, CA 92408

San Bruno, CA #142 Leathercraft Classes

May 25th, 2019 10:00am – 1:00pm
Intro to Tooling Leather- Come learn the fundamentals of tooling veg-tanned leather. this class will cover image transfer, leather prep, using the six basic stamps and swivel knife. You will be working with your own set of stamps and swivel knife with rack that you take home after class. (BASIC 7 STAMP WITH TOOL RACK SKU: 8170-02). -Class cost $30.00

 

June 1st, 2019, 10:00am – 1:00pm

Adam Nelson’s Bike/Belt Bag Kit Class (SKU 4470-01): Create a bike/belt bag out of veg tanned leather. Cost: $19.99`

 

June 8th, 2019, 10:00am – 1:00pm

Eric Baldwin’s Tote Bag Part I:  Create a beautiful minimalist Medium tote bag out of veg tanned leather. This class will focus primarily on creating and cutting out your leather template. Cost: $100

 

June 15th, 2019, 10:00am – 1:00pm

Eric Baldwin’s Tote Bag Part II- The second of this two-part series will focus on stitching and hardware application.

 

June 22nd, 2019, 10:00am – 1:00pm

Eric Baldwin’s Blanket Roll Strap Class: make a beautiful blanket roll adjustable strap holder with padded handle and out of veg Tanned leather. Just in time for those summer picnics! Cost: $45

 

June 29th, 2019 10:00am – 1:00pm

Ina Xi’s Open Project Class- This is an opportunity to bring in any project you need help on with professional leather crafter Ina Xi. If you just want to make a project on the spot w have many kits available to choose from. Cost: Free

 

 




 

 



 

Please contact store for class details.
SanBruno142@tandyleather.com
Phone: 650-871-1703
Toll Free: 800-642-0923
568 San Mateo Ave
San Bruno, CA 94066

San Diego, CA #145 Leathercraft Classes

Tandy Leather 145 Chula Vista

June Class Schedule

 

May 18, 2019, 9am-11am

Small Card Wallet: Beginner students will learn the basic techniques for making a small card wallet. Students will learn how to cut leather, dye, punch stitching holes, bevel edges, burnish and stitch their wallets together using a saddle stitch. Cost: $20 plus materials (thread, needles). Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

May 25, 2019 9am-11am

Open Workshop: Students will have the opportunity to bring in unfinished projects and use our workspace and expertise to help with the task at hand. Cost: Free. Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

June 1, 2019, 9am-11am

Beginner’s Leather Tooling/Carving class: This is an introductory class for students who would like to learn how to carve/tool leather. Students will be tooling a small floral pattern. They will learn how to properly use basic 7 tools needed for tooling. Basic tools include: the swivel knife, beveler, pear shader, backgrounder, veiner, seeder and camouflage tools. Cost: Free with the purchase of 55502-00 Deluxe Leathercraft Set or $30 if using class tools. Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

June 8, 2019, 9am-11am

Belt Making Class: Students will learn the necessary skills to make a belt. Techniques will include; measuring and cutting, burnishing, skiving, setting rivets. Leather for the project will be provided, but students will need to purchase a buckle and rivets of their liking. Cost: $30 plus cost of hardware (buckles, keepers). Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

June 15, 2019, 9am-11am

Magnetic Money Money Clip: Learn how to put together our simple & stylish magnetic money clip kit 4050-00.  This class will focus on the basics of assembling our kits, which includes hand stitching (saddle stitch). Cost: $20 (includes materials). Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

June 22, 2019, 9am-11am

Basic Stamping and Dying Class: Introductory class to basic stamping and dying. Learn how to utilize Craftool stamps to make different designs and patterns. Then learn how to dye using Eco-Flo waterstains, hi-lite, and antique finishes and make your designs pop on your leather. Cost: $15. Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

June 29, 2019 9am-11am

Open Workshop: Students will have the opportunity to bring in unfinished projects and use our workspace and expertise to help with the task at hand. Cost: Free. Call Chula Vista location to sign up.

 

Please contact store for class details.
SanDiego145@tandyleather.com
Phone: 619-427-2344
Toll Free: 800-956-0267
995 Bay Blvd, #108
Chula Vista, CA 91911

Santa Fe. NM #137 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
SantaFe137@tandyleather.com
Phone: 505-995-8282
Toll Free: 866-995-8282
1934 Cerrillos Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Seattle, WA #126 Leathercraft Classes

Join our free Leathercraft classes every Saturday morning from 10 to noon. The classes are open to all ages and skill levels from just starting out to people who have been working leather for 20 years. Bring any project or idea you might want to work on. If you are looking to learn a specific technique we will point you towards any materials you may need and give you as much guidance as you desire. We have a very limited supply of tools, so we do encourage you to bring any tools you may already own. Our team of experts run the classes and make sure you get the skills you need to succeed.

Please contact store for class details.
Seattle126@tandyleather.com
Phone: 206-417-6100
Toll Free: 866-220-9698
14713 Aurora Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133

Spokane, WA #09 Leathercraft Classes
January 5th, 2019, 10:00am–11:30am 
Beginning Stamping with Joe Flatter: Learn the basic leather preparation for stamping and tooling, and the proper use of the different stamping tools to create unique leatherwork designs.  Cost: Free!
 
January 5th, 2019, 1:00pm-2:30pm
Beginning Setters with Joe Flatter: Learn the proper technique to set Rivets (rapid, tubular, and rivet & burrs), Snaps (Line 24 & 20, segma, and glove), Eyelets, Grommets, and Spots.  Cost: Free!
 
January 19th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Intermediate Swivel Knife Technique with Steven Handrahan: Learn new tips and methods to improve your swivel knife skills and techniques. Some previous beginner knowledge on how to use a swivel knife is required. Cost: Free!
 
February 2nd, 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Beginning Tooling & Carving, part 1 with Joe Flatter: Learn how to transfer an image to the leather, then continue on to the carving and tooling of that image. You will learn the proper technique in using the swivel knife and the basic tooling set. Cost: Free!
 
February 2nd, 2019, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Beginning Stitching with Joe Flatter: Learn the proper technique in the different types of stitching for leather (Lock Stitch and Saddle Stitch among others). Demonstrations for the Stitching Awl & The Tippman Boss Sewing Machine will be provided. Cost: Free!
 
February 16th, 2019, 10:00am-3:00pm & February 17th, 2019, 12:00pm-3:00pm
Beginning Leather Mask Making with Annie Libertini: Create a leather mask through the technique of leather molding. Cost: $75.00 all materials provided.
 
March 2nd, 2019, 10:00am–11:30am
Beginning Tooling & Carving, part 2 with Joe Flatter: Create a complete leather piece from image transfer, to finishing tooling work. Cost: Free!
 
March 2nd, 2019, 1:00pm–2:30pm
Beginning Lacing, part 1 With Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques of the Running Stitch, Whipstitch, Buckstitch, Single Loop Lace, & Double Loop Lace. Cost: Free!
 
April 6th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30pm
Beginning Dying with Steve Davis: Learn the proper techniques in using Dyes, Stains, Antiquing Gel, Sealants, and other finishing products. Cost: Free!
 
April 6th, 2019, 1:00 pm–2:30pm
Beginning Lacing, part 2 with Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques of the Double Loop Lace, Two color Double Loop Lace, and Round Braid (Mexican Basket weave). Cost: Free!
 
May 4th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Beginning Braiding with Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques to complete Round, Square, and Flat Braids in leather. Cost Free!
 
May 4th, 2019, 1:00pm-2:30pm
Beginning Pattern Making with Joe Flatter: Learn the techniques of designing and construction of handmade patterns for leather creations. Cost Free!
 
June 1st, 2019, 10:00am–11:30am 
Beginning Setters with Joe Flatter: Learn the proper technique to set Rivets (rapid, tubular, and rivet & burrs), Snaps (Line 24 & 20, segma, and glove), Eyelets, Grommets, and Spots.  Cost: Free!
 
June 1st, 2019, 1:00pm-2:30pm
Beginning Stamping with Joe Flatter: Learn the basic leather preparation for stamping and tooling, and the proper use of the different stamping tools to create unique leatherwork designs.  Cost: Free!
 
July 6th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Beginning Stitching with Joe Flatter: Learn the proper technique in the different types of stitching for leather (Lock Stitch and Saddle Stitch among others). Demonstrations for the Stitching Awl & The Tippman Boss Sewing Machine will be provided. Cost: Free!
 
July 6th, 2019, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Beginning Tooling & Carving, part 1 with Joe Flatter: Learn how to transfer an image to the leather, then continue to the carving and tooling of that image. You will learn the proper technique in using the swivel knife and the basic tooling set. Cost: Free!
 
August 3rd, 2019, 10:00am–11:30am
Beginning Lacing, part 1 With Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques of the Running Stitch, Whipstitch, Buckstitch, Single Loop Lace, & Double Loop Lace. Cost: Free!
 
August 3rd, 2019, 1:00pm–2:30pm
Beginning Tooling & Carving, part 2 with Joe Flatter: Create a complete leather piece from image transfer, to finishing tooling work. Cost: Free!
 
September 7th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30pm
Beginning Lacing, part 2 with Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques of the Double Loop Lace, Two color Double Loop Lace, and Round Braid (Mexican Basket weave). Cost: Free!
 
September 7th, 2019, 1:00 pm–2:30pm
Beginning Dying with Steve Davis: Learn the proper techniques in using Dyes, Stains, Antiquing Gel, Sealants, and other finishing products. Cost: Free!
 
October 5th, 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Beginning Pattern Making with Joe Flatter: Learn the techniques of designing and construction of handmade patterns for leather creations. Cost Free!
 
October 5th, 2019, 1:00pm-2:30pm
Beginning Braiding with Joe Flatter: Learn the following techniques to complete Round, Square, and Flat Braids in leather. Cost Free!
 
Please contact store for class details.
Spokane009@tandyleather.com
Phone: 509-328-9939
Toll Free: 800-822-8437
1702 N. Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205

Springfield, MO #08 Leathercraft Classes

Classes for May 2019!

Please call in advance to reserve your seat!

 

Bring your projects and your questions and work at our tables! Our staff will help you with any problems you might be having!

 

May 7, 2019, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Basic Tooling: In Basic Tooling class we’ll show you how to choose a leather for your project, how to trace a design and how to use a swivel knife and the six basic tools needed to create almost any pattern.  All tools and materials are provided! Cost: $10.00

 

 

May 11, 2019, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Basic Lacing: Local craftsman Mark Bowerman will show you the basics of double loop lacing in this popular class. All tool and materials provided! Cost: $20.00

 

 

May 14, 2019, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Basic Staining and Dyeing: This is an introduction to the different types of dyes and stains and the best ways to apply them. If you took the Basic Tooling class, we’ll use the piece you tooled to demonstrate the difference between antique gels and regular stains. We provide all materials, simply wear clothes you can stain in! Cost: $10.00

 

 

May 21, 2019, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Basic Sewing: Join us to learn the basic techniques of sewing in leather including the popular saddle stitch and sewing awl. All tools and materials are provided! Cost: FREE!

 

 

May 25, 2019, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Journal Making: Join us as our talented artist Connie Jones shows you the easy way to make lasting, beautiful journal covers. Cost: $20.00

 

May 25, 2019, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Basic Purse Making: Connie Jones takes us through the basics of creating a pattern, cutting it out and assembling a simple bag design. All tools and materials provided! Cost: $40.00

 

 

May 28, 2019, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Basic Hardware Class: Come learn the techniques for setting a variety of different types of hardware like snaps, rivets, eyelets, and grommets! Cost: $10.00

 

 





 

Please contact store for class details.
Springfield008@tandyleather.com
Phone: 417-862-8669
Toll Free: 800-888-1993
228A West Sunshine St.
Springfield, MO 65807

Syracuse, NY #128 Leathercraft Classes

To book a space for any of our Classes or Open Table times call 315-492-2225 or email syracuse128@tandyleather.com

 

 

Open Table / Workshop Space - Anytime during store hours

Need extra space to work on your projects? Let our workshop table be your workshop table! You bring the tools and materials for your projects and we’ll provide the large, leather-friendly work spaces and friendly faces!! The space is available during all open business hours except during classes.

 

May 18th 2019: 11:00am – 2:00pm

Basic Dyeing, Coloring, & Finishing:

Class Fee: FREE

Come learn the differences between our Fiebing’s dyes, Eco Flo Leather Dyes, Water Stains, Cova Colors, as well as how to do antique finishing on stamped or carved leather. We will also show you how some of the dyes can be used together, along with the various sealants and top finishes.

*An apron to protect your clothes is recommended.

Spaces are very limited so be sure to call in advance to book your spot!

 

 

May 25, 2019: 11:00am – 2:00pm

Stitching Basics:

Class Fee: FREE

Come in and learn various stitching techniques, including how to use the sewing awl, how to saddle stitch, the various needles and more. 

Spaces are very limited so be sure to call in advance to book your spot!

 

 

June 1 2019: 11:00am – 2:00pm (Saturday)

Basic Hardware:

Class Fee: FREE

Come in to learn everything you’ll need to know about setting various types of hardware, including snaps, rivets, grommets, eyelets and more, along with tips to get it perfect every time! 

Spaces are very limited so be sure to call in advance to book your spot!

 

 

June 8, 2019: 11:00am – 2:00pm

Lacing Basics:

Class Fee: FREE

We’ll go over several lacing techniques, including whip stitch and double loop lacing.   

Spaces are very limited so be sure to call in advance to book your spot!

 



 

Please contact store for class details.
Syracuse128@tandyleather.com
Phone: 315-492-2225
Toll Free: 800-446-2999
6700 Thompson Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13211

Tacoma, WA #124 Leathercraft Classes
March 2nd, 2019, 10am-2pm
Open Workshop: Come in any time and receive hands on help with project completion or get to know tools you haven’t had the chance to try yet! Please call and reserve your spot by Thursday as space is limited. Cost: Free
March 9th, 2019, 10am-2pm
Open Workshop: Come in any time and receive hands on help with project completion or get to know tools you haven’t had the chance to try yet! Please call and reserve your spot by Thursday as space is limited.  Cost: Free
March 16th, 2019, 10am-2pm
Open Workshop: Come in any time and receive hands on help with project completion or get to know tools you haven’t had the chance to try yet! Please call and reserve your spot by Thursday as space is limited.  Cost: Free
March 23rd, 2019, 10am-2pm
Open Workshop: Come in any time and receive hands on help with project completion or get to know tools you haven’t had the chance to try yet! Please call and reserve your spot by Thursday as space is limited.  Cost: Free
March 30th, 2019, 10am-2pm
Open Workshop: Come in any time and receive hands on help with project completion or get to know tools you haven’t had the chance to try yet! Please call and reserve your spot by Thursday as space is limited.  Cost: Free

 

 
 
Please contact store for class details.
Tacoma124@tandyleather.com
Phone: 253-548-1100
Toll Free: 888-222-0510
13819 Pacific Ave S
Tacoma, WA 98444

Tampa, FL #13 Leathercraft Classes

Monday- Saturday – May 6th- 11th 12-4pm

Custom Tassel & Card Case: Stop in all week and create customized staple accessories your friends and family will love! Great gifting accessories your Mom, girlfriends, or significant other will love! Price includes materials and hardware for accessories!

Cost: $10.00

Tuesday- May 7th   4– 6pm

Basic Lacing w/ Rich: Have you ever wondered about the fancy-looking leather cord around the edge of a wallet or bag? Rich will show you how to do a double loop technique to adorn just about any edge of a leather project. Required Tools: Lacing Chisel, and 2-prong lacing needle. (Spaces will fill up fast so please reserve yours soon!)

Cost: Free

Friday- May 10th 2-5pm

Leather Plant Holder w/ Rochelle: Hanging plants are a natural way to fill your home adding greenery, creating a leather plant hanger is a fantastic way to spruce up your space. Come in and create custom designs that will add charm to any place! Tools required: Utility knife.

Cost: $10.00 ea.

Tuesday - May 14th 4-6pm

Basic Carving w/ Rich: In this beginner class, will be covering the uses of all our basic carving tools, transferring patters onto leather, and all the tips and tricks to make beautifully carved images on your leather. This class is made for all experience levels. (Please call ahead to reserve your seat.) Tools required are a swivel knife, basic stamping kit (#8170-99), a stylus and modeling spoon!

Cost: Free

Thursday- May 17th 1-4pm

Passport Holder & Luggage Tag w/ Camille: Now is the time to come in and make your very own custom passport leather case and luggage tag kits. We will be focusing on basic stitching techniques along with tooling and dying. Limited seating.

Cost: $22.00

Saturday- May 18th 11-3pm

Leather Round Bag Class w/ Rochelle: In this class, you will be learning how to create a pattern and construct your custom leather round bag, focusing on stitching and dyeing techniques.

 

Cost: $35.00

Monday- May 20thth 11-3pm

Leather Flower Key Chains w/ Camille: Stop in and create some floral key chains to accessorize with just about anything!

Cost: $5.00

Saturday- May 25th 12-4

Leather Pot Holders w/ Bill: Stop by and create simple carved designs into natural veg- leather to place your pots on and add some charm to your kitchen. Can be used for decoration or functional use. Tools Required: Swivel knife, and carving tools.

Cost: $15.00

Please contact store for class details.
Tampa013@tandyleather.com
Phone: 813-247-2460
Toll Free: 800-877-2526
531 US Hwy 301 S.
Tampa, FL 33619

Tempe, AZ #115 Leathercraft Classes

Wristband Class

Fee: Free (Students must provide their own stamping tools)

April 27th 9:30am-10:30am

We provide a veg-tan wristband that adjusts from 7-1/2” to 8-1/2” by 1” wide with snaps already set, for you to stamp and dye yourself. Students must provide own stamping tools but will be able to choose color from one of our dyes provided to dye the wristband and put a clear finish on the project!

By appointment only-Students must be 13 years or older, 3 students max per class

 

Basic Stamping & Tooling Class

Fee: Free (But students must provide their own tools listed below, no sharing)

May 4th  10:30am-12:00pm

 

This class will teach you the valuable basics of leather stamping and carving. You’ll learn the proper use of the 6 basic stamping tools, the swivel knife, plus a few other handy tips and tricks!

  1. Swivel Knife
  2. Seeder
  3. Backgrounder
  4. Veiner
  5. Camouflage
  6. Pear Shader
  7. Mallet

By appointment only-Students must be 13 years or older, 3 students max per class

 

Minimalist Card Case Class

Fee: $10

May 6th 10:30am-11:30am

Using pre-cut pieces assemble and saddle-stitch your own minimalist card case!

By appointment only-Students must be 13 years or older, 3 students max per class

 

Dopp Bag Class

Fee: $175

May 13th & 14th 10:30am-12:30

 

This class provides the opportunity for you to make your very own Leather Dopp Kit! In this class you learn how to stitch, pattern and assemble the bag using our Tan Kodiak Leather. Once assembled the bag will measure about 11in. long, 5in. wide, and 4in. tall. Makes a great bag for travel bathroom supplies.

Class requires 2, separate day, 3 hour sessions

Day 1: Zipper alignment, and Stitching instruction

Day 2: Assembly and Stitching

*Requirement*: Must take Minimalist Card Class first

By appointment only-Students must be 13 years or older, 3 students max per class

 

Wristband Class

Fee: Free (Students must provide their own stamping tools)

May 18th  10:30am-11:30am

 

We provide a veg-tan wristband that adjusts from 7-1/2” to 8-1/2” by 1” wide with snaps already installed, for you to stamp and dye yourself. Students must provide own stamping tools but will be able to choose color from one of our dyes provided to dye the wristband and put a clear finish on the project!

 

By appointment only-Students must be 13 years or older, 3 students max per class






 



    

 

Please contact store for class details.
Tempe115@tandyleather.com
Phone: 480-966-4151
Toll Free: 800-668-5174
2245 W. University Drive, Suite 6
Tempe, AZ 85281

Tucson, AZ #25 Leathercraft Classes

5/22/2019 Edge Burnishing: Can’t seem to get those edges perfect? We can walk you through every technique you need for your edge finishing. Cost: free

5/25/2019 Ranger Belt: Want to look cool in a new handmade belt? Come down for the ranger belt! Cost: $45

5/29/2019 Two Tone Lacing: Tired of the same old black lace? Let’s add a twist to your project with some cool colors! Cost: free

 
 
6/5/2019-BASIC COLORING- 9:30AM FREE!
Would you like to learn a few tricks and listen to a few tips for getting the most out of your dyes, paints and finishes? Come join our color class for free.
 
6/8/2019-TOOLING ROLL- 10:30AM $35
Going on vacation, need something to carry your tooling implements? Come on in and make your own tool roll with us! This class will cost $35 and will come with all the leather and hardware needed
 
6/12/2019-TOOL CARE- 9:30AM FREE!
How would you like to know how to care for and sharpen your tools prolonging their life and making their use much easier? Come on in and join us for free.
 
6/15/2019-BELT- 10:30AM $25
Tired of the cheapy belts stretching and tearing after only a little while? Come on in and make a belt that will last! For only $25 you’ll learn all the ends and outs of belt making!
 
6/19/2019-BASIC CARVING- 9:30AM FREE!
How would you like to be able to add beautiful carving to all your leather projects? Come on in and start your adventure in carving
 
6/22/2019-HOLSTER MAKING- 10:30AM $35
Need a holster for your weapons an don’t want a store-bought mass produced one? Join us and learn how to design and build your own!
 
6/26/2019-SKULL CARVING- 9:30AM FREE!
Would you like to learn how to carve something other than floral work? How about skulls??  Come on in and well play with some leather
 
6/29/2019- KNIFE SHEATHS- 10:30AM $25
Got a new blade? Want a cool new sheath? Come on in to learn how to make your own!
Please contact store for class details.
Tucson025@tandyleather.com
Phone: 520-519-0750
Toll Free: 888-277-3405
3455 S. Palo Verde Rd #167
Tucson, AZ 85713

Tulsa, OK #117 Leathercraft Classes
May 25th 10:30 till 12:00 p.m. Stains and the Resist Techniques

This is a demonstration class on the different types of stains and the use of resist.
Cost:  Free  

May 25th 1:30 till 3:30 p.m. Leather Cup #2
In this second class we will finish and complete the leather cup.
Cost:  Must have paid and completed Leather Cup #1.

 

Tulsa, OK Leather Craft Classes
Please contact the store to sign up for classes

June Class Schedule
 

Open Work Table

Bring your projects and tools for instructional help.

 

June 8th 10:30 a.m. till 12 p.m.#1 Basic Leather Carving

Learn the proper techniques for basic basketweave stamping.

We will provide practice leather.

Required Tools: Must have 6 basic carving tools, swivel knife and mallet. 

Cost: Free.

 

June 8th 1:30 p.m. till 2:30 p.m. Leather Earrings

Learn how to make fringe earrings.

No tools required.

Cost $3.00

 

June 15th 10:30 a.m. till 12:30 p.m. #2 Basic Leather Carving

 Instruction for basic use of tooling tools on veg. tanned leather.

Tools Required: Must have 6 basic carving tools, swivel knife and mallet. 

Cost:  Free

 

June 15th 1:30 p.m. till 3:30 p.m.  Wet forming a leather leaf

Learn the basics of wet forming leather a leather leaf.

Required Tools:  scissors or sharp cutting knife, modeling spoon.

Cost: $3.00

 

June 22nd 10:30 a.m. till 12:00 p.m.#3 Dying and Staining Leather

Hand on techniques for dyes and stains.

Cost: Free
 

June 22nd 1:30 till 3:30 p.m.  Leather studded bracelet.

We are making a leather bracelet with your choice of orange colored stones or pyramid spots.

Required Tools:  No tools required for this class.

Cost: $5.00

 

June 29th 10:30 till 12:00 p.m. Stains and the Resist Techniques

This is a demonstration class on the different types of stains and the use of resist.

Cost:  Free 

 

June 29th 1:30 till 3:30 p.m.

Guild Meeting

 



 

 



 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Tulsa117@tandyleather.com
Phone: 918-622-0063
Toll Free: 800-450-8071
6808 S. Memorial #210
Tulsa, OK 74133

Fremont, CA #17 Leathercraft Classes

Fremont, CA #017    
*Please Call in Advance to sign up for each class by mid-week. Maximum 8/10 students per class.

JOIN US FOR OUR WORKSHOP EVERY WEDNESDAY   
Time: 10am to 5pm
FREE
Description/Instructions: Need a fun relaxed environment to complete a project with advice? We have you covered. Bring in your project, use our tools and table to complete any project you may have going!

Date of Class: Saturday April 6th, 2019        Time: 10am to 3pm
Name of Class: Beginners Carving and Tooling
Cost: $5.00
Instructor: Viviana
Description/Instructions: Learn the basics knowledge of Carving and Tooling. Work on one basic project with knowledge from our instructor’s assistance.

Date of Class: Saturday April 13th, 2019         Time: 10am to 3pm
Name of Class: Hobo Bag
Cost: $30.00
Instructor: Viviana
Description/Instructions: Learn how to make a small simple hobo bag!

Date of Class: Saturday April 20th, 2019        Time: 10am to 3pm
Name of Class: Purse                                                
Cost: $120.00
Instructor: Viviana
Description/Instructions: Learn how to make a purse!  

Date of Class: Saturday April 27th, 2019        Time: 10am to 3pm
Name of Class: Notebook Cover                                                
Cost: $40.00
Instructor: Viviana
Description/Instructions: Learn how to set rivets, eyelets, grommets, and snaps!
 

Please contact store for class details.
UnionCity017@tandyleather.com
Phone: 510-441-7480
Toll Free: 800-772-2629
200 Fremont Hub Courtyard, #200
Fremont, CA 94538

Columbia, SC #164 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
Columbia164@tandyleather.com
Phone: 803-791-1070
Toll Free: 866-480-2591
823 State Street
Cayce, SC 29033

West Palm Beach, FL #159 Leathercraft Classes
June 1st, 2019   11am-1pm
Dog collars sometimes reflect what type of attitude our pets have or simply describes them for what they represent to you as a pet owner. In this class you will get to do just that, create a collar that most reflects your dog. We will choose a color, conchos and or rivets, and buckles that fit your pets style. Just us this weekend and
Have fun expressing your dog. Call or stop by to sign up, Rsvp is always preferred. 561-517-9363.
Class Fee: $25.00
 
June 5th, 2019   All Day
Open Table
Having struggles with a project?  Bring it in to our Craft and Chat Table and one of our helpful associates will be here to assist you. Just in case you’re not working on a current project, one of our most popular kits are available for purchase. Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased before class starts. RSVP to receive one-on-one assistance.
Class fee: Free
 
June 8th, 2019   Anytime between 11am-4pm
You have tried using daubers and sponges, but struggle to avoid streaking or just the entire process itself. We just may have the solution for you. We will show you an alternate method that may prove to
be easier and less time consuming. Feel free to stop by anytime between 11am and 4pm and simply ask for a demonstration. Supplies will be on hand for purchase if you so choose to purchase the items
for dyeing. No reservations required, just stop by.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 10th, 2019    11am-1pm
Have you ever seen a picture that you wished you could have carved on leather?  We can help to turn that in to a reality.  Sign up for our Leather Carving/Tooling Class for the ‘how to’ instructions.  Special attention will be given to you.  Please RSVP prior to our class time for a reserved space at our Craft and Chat Table.  Class materials are included.
Class Fee: $10.00
 
 
June 12th, 2019    All Day
Open Table
Another opportunity is available if you’re having struggles with a project.  Bring it in, take a seat at our Craft and Chat Table, and our helpful associates will be here to assist you. Just in case you’re not working on a current project, one of our most popular kits are available for purchase. Class space is limited.  All materials must be purchased prior to the start of class.  RSVP to receive one-on-one assistance.
Class Fee: Free
 
 
June 15th, 2019   11am-1pm
Leather Belt class
If you have been wanting to try this class for a while, then now is your chance. Once again we give you the opportunity to try out our belt making class. The fee includes a belt strap, buckle of your choice, dye, a choice of rivets, screw post, or snaps. You can also personalize the belt.  Rsvp ahead of the class please.
Space is limited as usual. Call us at 561-517-9363 or stop by and pay ahead of the class.
Hope to see you there.
Class fee: $40.00
 
 
June 17th, 2019   11am – 1pm
Leather Carving/Tooling
Have you ever seen a picture that you wished you could have carved on leather?  We can help to turn that in to a reality.  Sign up for our Leather Carving/Tooling Class for the ‘how to’ instructions.  Special attention will be given to you.  Please RSVP prior to our class time for a reserved space at our Craft and Chat Table.  Class materials are included.
Class Fee: $10.00

 
Open Table
Having struggles with a project?  Bring it in to our Craft and Chat Table and one of our helpful associates will be here to assist you. Just in case you’re not working on a current project, you can purchase one of our popular kits to work on for fun. All materials must be purchased before the start
of class.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 22nd, 2019    All Day!
Hardware Demo:
Snaps, Rivets, Conchos, Chicago screws, Heat Imprinter, Skivers, and more.
If you ever wondered on the correct way to properly use one of these items or something not
on this list, here is your chance for a free demonstration. We will be giving demos all day from
open to close. Just stop by and ask. You never know, you may even leave with a new toy.
Class Fee: Free
 
June 26th, 2019   All Day!
Open Table
Having struggles with a project?  Bring it in to our Craft and Chat Table and one of our helpful associates will be here to assist you. Just in case you’re not working on a current project, you can purchase one of our popular kits to work on for fun.  All materials must be purchased before class starts.
 
 
June 29th, 2019   11am-12pm
Hair-On Fringe Bag Kit
One of our more experienced teachers will teach you how to create a leather knife sheath from scratch. For this class you will be provided all the necessary materials and instructions to make a special project for yourself or as a gift. It is best to bring the knife that you plan on using the knife sheath for, we want to make sure it has the best fit. Rsvp by calling 561-517-9363 or stop on by when you have free time. Hope to see you there.
Class Fee: $10.00
 
Please contact store for class details.
FortLauderdale159@tandyleather.com
Phone: 561-517-9363
Toll Free: 888-845-0005
900 S. Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415

Wichita, KS #19 Leathercraft Classes

Classes will be on Saturdays starting at 11:00am sharp! Sign up IN ADVANCE for the classes you want to take to ensure you have a seat!
 
June
Anytime a class isn't scheduled: Take advantage of our open table to work on any projects and get advice if you like.
 
Saturdays:
 
June 1st  11AM-2PM
Basic Carving:  8 student limit. Learn or brush up on the basics of Western floral tooling, and how to use the basic 7 tools of the trade! This course will get you started on how to create 3d images within leather and lay the ground work for creating original designs.  We will supply the leather and some supplies for this course. Tools required: basic 7 (swivel knife, camouflage tool, veiner, backgrounder, beveler, seeder, pear shader, and mallet.) (Free course)
 
 
June 8th   11AM-2PM
Leather Wrap w/ Cup: 8 student limit. Give your morning joe some mojo with a leather sleeve that you create. Customize your leather coffee cup wrap with the perfect color and design. Kit includes reusable 16oz tumbler, and lid. This course is free with purchase of 4123-00 kit.
 
 
June 15th   11AM-2PM
Basic Carving:  8 student limit. Learn or brush up on the basics of Western floral tooling, and how to use the basic 7 tools of the trade! This course will get you started on how to create 3d images within leather and lay the ground work for creating original designs.  We will supply the leather and some supplies for this course. Tools required: basic 7 (swivel knife, camouflage tool, veiner, backgrounder, beveler, seeder, pear shader, and mallet.) (Free course)
 
 
June 22nd   11AM-2PM
Leather Tray:  8 student limit. Empty your pockets, stack the mail or round up your clutter into one of these stylish leather trays that you design. Kit includes a pre-cut, pre-punched leather piece, needle and thread, instructions and patterns. Keep it simple or add dye and tooling to create a decorative and useful home accessory. This course is free with purchase of either 4463-00 or 4463-01
 
 
Feel free to contact us with questions     Phone: (316)942-7773     Email: Wichita019@Tandyleather.com



 

 
 

 

Please contact store for class details.
Wichita019@tandyleather.com
Phone: 316-942-7773
Toll Free: 800-984-7147
1650 S Meridian
Wichita, KS 67213

Barrie, ON #705 Leathercraft Classes

OPEN TABLE
Bring in your tools and your latest project and use our open crafting space!
Our tables are available every day from 11 to 5.

CARVING CLASSES
Free with Purchase of a Basic or Deluxe Carving Kit.
Saturday 10:30 to 12:30
Now is an excellent time to learn a new craft to keep your hands and mind busy through the cold Canadian winter and get an early start on the gift-giving season!
In the class we will work through some of the included projects such as the coasters and luggage tags, and learn how to use the basic stamps, as well as how to dye, finish, and assemble small items.
Our next session will run April 27, May 4, 11, and 18

Call The store to book your seat, as space is limited!

FIND US ON FACEBOOK
Follow our local Tandy facebook page @Tandy705 to stay up to date on demonstrations and in-store events!

 

Please contact store for class details.
Barrie705@tandyleather.com
Phone: 705-728-6501
Toll Free: 800-450-3062
237 Mapleview Dr. Unit #8
Barrie, ON L4N-OW5

Calgary, AB #703 Leathercraft Classes

Leather Skills Course.
Classes are held on Saturday mornings from 10 am to 12 noon and repeated from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. We hold classes every month except; July and December. There are four classes in the course, described below. Class size is limited to 8 people on a first come, first served basis. Classes must be booked in advanced.

Class I.  Leather knowledge and stamping.
Various types of leather are shown and discussed. Students will learn tanning methods, grades/quality and typical usage.
Students learn how to prepare leather for stamping and use stamptools to put designs into leather.

Class 2. Leather carving.
 An overview of how to carve designs into leather. Students will be instructed on the correct use of the swivel knife, basic 6 stamptools and related items to achieve successful leather carving.

Class 3. Colouring leather.
Various types of colouring agents for leather will be show and discussed. Particular attention paid to dyes, stains and finishes. Students will learn application techniques and expected results.

Class 4. Methods of construction.
Students will learn different methods of joining leather together. Emphasis on lacing, stitching plus associated tools to complete leather projects.

Class fees are as follows:

Complete course   $80.00   Individual classes  $25.00

Classes are free for Wholesale Club members or with the purchase of any #55404-00, #55401-00, #55402-00, #55425-00,#55426-00 leathercraft sets.

Please call 1-403-253-1768 if you have any questions or wish to book a class or E-mail calgary@tandyleather.com.

Open Table.
Every Wednesday from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm we will be offering a space for you to work on your leathercraft project. Spaces are limited and free, so it's first come, first served. Please bring your project, tools and the supplies you will need; or you can purchase them when you arrive. Our staff will be on hand if you have any questions.

Basic Stamping Demonstration.  Saturday March 2nd. 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Demonstration of stamping techniques, correct leather choice, leather preperation, tools to use and tool care. Time permitting, attendees will be able to make a leather wristband. Limit 8 attendees, on a "first come first served" basis.

Fastener Demonstration.       Saturday March 9th. 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Demonstration of fasteners and uses, types of fasteners ( rivets, snaps, clasps, Chicago screws etc.), installation methods, typical applications, correct tools to use.

Sewing/Lacing Demonstration.  Saturday March 16th.   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Demonstration of Double loop lacing and Saddle stitching. Methods, tools and supplies to use, typical applications.

Colouring Demonstration.   Saturday March 23rd. 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Demonstration of colouring agents and finishes, types of products, application methods, tools and equipment required, typical applications.

Please contact store for class details.
Calgary703@tandyleather.com
Phone: 403-253-1768
Toll Free: 866-669-1768
7816 Macleod Trail SE
Calgary, AB T2H-0L9

Calgary, AB #710 Leathercraft Classes

Beginner Carving Class – FREE Every Saturday - May 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th - 10:30am – 12:30pm

This is a beginner carving class – learn how to use a swivel knife along with the basic stamps used in traditional floral carving and start your journey into leathercraft! We will supply all materials & tools for use in the class. Please call or email to book a spot ahead of time as there is limited space.  587-602-0420 / tlf710@tandyleather.com

 

Journal Cover feat. Special Instructor Lorne Dagg - $40 – Saturday, May 11th – 2pm-5pm

Lorne will be teaching you how to make a beautiful hand-carved journal cover, complete with a small notebook. This class will emphasize intermediate-level leather carving, so if you haven’t taken our Beginner Carving Class, that would be a great primer! All tools & materials are provided for you to use in the class, and of course staff will be available before & after to answer any questions you may have. Please call or email to book a spot ahead of time, as there is limited space. 587-602-0420 / tlf710@tandyleather.com. You can check out some of Lorne’s amazing work on his personal Facebook page, @PDLeatherworks

 

Rugged Knife Roll - $50 – Saturday, May 25th – 2pm – 4pm

Learn to make your own knife roll to hold all your favorite kitchen utensils! We will be using our gorgeous oil-tanned Kodiak sides for this simple and practical design. All tools and materials will be provided for you. This class will have an emphasis on hand stitching & related techniques. Staff will be available before & after to answer any questions you may have. Please call or email to book a spot ahead of time, as there is limited space. 587-602-0420 / tlf710@tandyleather.com



 

Please contact store for class details.
Calgary710@tandyleather.com
Phone: 587-602-0420
Toll Free: 844-556-0328
#8-2015 32nd Ave NE
Calgary, AB T2E-6Z3

Edmonton, AB #702 Leathercraft Classes

Basic Western Floral Tooling

Saturdays 10am - Noon

A hands-on class that will teach you the basics of western floral tooling.

Please bring your own basic tooling set or purchase one of our Beginner’s kits.

 

Open Table

Weekday Afternoons 1pm - 4pm

Bring your project and tools and use our table! Work on whatever you would like and receive advice or a demonstration from our staff members on almost any subject. You can also test out certain products and use them instantly after purchase. Whatever you need, we are here to help. Free classes also available on these days by request for basic tooling, basic dying/finishing, and basic lacing/stitching.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Edmonton702@tandyleather.com
Phone: 780-487-7979
Toll Free: 866-487-7979
17720-107 Ave
Edmonton, AB T5S-1G8

Halifax, NS #707 Leathercraft Classes

Beginner Carving Class

Date: May 11th, 10:00am- 12:00pm
Cost: Free
Join us for an instructional session and learn to carve a Sheridan-Style flower. This class uses the seven basic carving tools that you would use and is an excellent starting point for any new leatherworker. Keep an eye out for our intermediate and advanced carving classes in the future. Make sure to contact the store to book your spot as seats are limited (902-468-3076 or TLC707@tandyleather.com).

Introductory Belt Class
Date: May 18th, 10:00am- 12:00pm
Cost: $30/per person
Walk away with a basic veg-tan belt! We invite you to a class for learning how to prep the buckle end so you can switch out your favorite trophy buckles for a good old standard when needed and how to size them properly for yourself off an old belt or from scratch. Cost of the class will include the leather for a 1 and ½” belt, buckle, leather keeper, hardware and the use of tools including our new Craftool® Pro Tipping Machine. Make sure to contact the store to book your spot as seats are limited (902-468-3076 or TLC707@tandyleather.com).

Wrist Cuff Class

Date: May 25th, 10:00am- 12:00pm
Cost:  $10/person
Come visit for a chance to learn about basic leather stamping, setting eyelets and the different ways to lace up a wrist cuff. These skills can be used for a multitude of future projects such as corsetry, making boot covers, as well as basic bracers and greaves. You will walk away with a 3” wrist cuff made of 7/9 oz leather that you have stamped and personalized, with Brass-Plated or Nickel-Plated eyelets and black lace for a closure. Make sure to contact the store to book your spot as seats are limited (902-468-3076 or TLC707@tandyleather.com).






 

Please contact store for class details.
Halifax707@tandyleather.com
Phone: 902-468-3076
Toll Free: 866-530-8437
75 Akerley Blvd., Unit 107
Dartmouth, NS B3B-1R7

Montreal, QC #708 Leathercraft Classes

Saturdays, 10am-Noon
Classes are free of charge with the purchase of a youth, Basic or Deluxe Beginner’s Kit. Students work at their own pace Learning the carving, dyeing, lacing, stitching and assembly techniques required to complete all the Kits in the respective Kits they have purchased.

Class sizes average 6 to 8 students and they are informative, fun sessions in a welcoming environment for all ages 10 and up.

Atelier de Cuir de Base, Samedi de 10am a Midi. Appeler en Magasin pour de plus amples informations.

Please contact store for class details.
Montreal708@tandyleather.com
Phone: 514-526-6298
Toll Free: 800-315-0660
8245 Langelier Blvd
St. Leonard, QC H1P-2B7

Saskatoon, SK #709 Leathercraft Classes

Basic Leather Crafting

Class Schedule 

Requirement:

You need to sign up for our Gold or Elite membership and there will be no extra charge to participate in the class. All supplies shall be provided to you. Each class is about 2 hours of duration and starts at 11am only on Saturdays.

 

Please contact store for class details.
Saskatoon709@tandyleather.com
Phone: 306-373-4445
Toll Free: 877-373-4445
210-2750 Faithfull Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7K-6M6

Scarborough, ON #706 Leathercraft Classes


May 12/2019 SUNDAY, 1PM-3PM: Mother’s Day present-making!
PASSPORT CASE WITH STAMPING
Class fee: $20
Make a personalized passport case for the special moms among your family/friends. Veg-tanned leather, tools and hardware will be provided. You will be taught to cut out the leather from a pattern, set stitching lines with chisels, stamp 3-D/mini-3D images on the cover, then stitch the passport together.

 

*** Fees, to cover class materials, need to be pre-paid. Pls call to reserve a spot, and we suggest calling on the day itself to get schedule updates. ***

 

May 12/2019 SUNDAY, 1PM-3PM: Mother’s Day present-making!

PASSPORT CASE WITH STAMPING

Class fee: $20

Make a personalized passport case for the special moms among your family/friends. Veg-tanned leather, tools and hardware will be provided. You will be taught to cut out the leather from a pattern, set stitching lines with chisels, stamp 3-D/mini-3D images on the cover, then stitch the passport together

 

MAY 19/2019, SUNDAY, 1PM-4PM

MEN’S OR LADIES’ BELT MAKING  

Class fee: $20

Come in, and you could walk away wearing your own belt! You’ll learn how to use a strap-cutter, end/hole-punch, beveller, burnisher, splitter/skiver, among other tools.  You’ll learn how to set spacing between punched holes and ends properly. You would learn edge-dressing with gum tragacanth, Edge Kote or EdgeFlex. Materials will be provided for class, but if you want to upgrade, choose from our wide selection of leather, buckles, or rivets. (You may bring a reference belt, for more accurate measurements.)

 

MAY 26/2019 SUNDAY, 1PM-4PM

WALLET MAKING (2 SECTIONS)

Class fee: $20

Section 1: wallet pattern cutting, preparation, and coloring

During the first section, the instructor will walk the students through preparing the cut-out leather pieces (using edge-beveller, sanding stick, and awl), assembling them to draw up stitching lines, and dyeing. Students will have hands-on experiences with coloring their own leather wallet.

 

JUNE 02/2019 SUNDAY, 1PM-3PM

Section 2: assembling and finishing the wallet

During this section, tools such as the diamond-hole chisel, needles and waxed thread will be used to assemble the wallet. The instructor will go through ways of using those tools and leave you with tips about finishing the wallet and edge-dressing it. By the end of the class, students will walk out with their own hand-made billfold wallet.



 

Please contact store for class details.
Scarborough706@tandyleather.com
Phone: 905-472-4147
Toll Free: 800-236-4651
158 Anderson Ave, Unit 12
Markham, ON L6E 1A9

Mississauga, ON #701 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
Toronto701@tandyleather.com
Phone: 905-625-3700
Toll Free: 866-608-8822
5562 Tomken Rd
Mississauga, ON L4W-1P4

Vancouver, BC #704 Leathercraft Classes
Please contact store for class details.
Vancouver704@tandyleather.com
Phone: 604-583-1681
Toll Free: 888-583-1681
8077 King George Blvd. Unit 110 & 111
Surrey, BC V3W 5B4

Winnipeg, WB #700 Leathercraft Classes

 

Advance teaching by appointment

May Basics 11, 18, 25 10am – 12:00

Please contact store for class details.
Winnipeg700@tandyleather.com
Phone: 204-775-4995
Toll Free: 800-561-4995
30 Mandalay Drive
Winnipeg, MB R2X 2Z2

Manchester, UK #302 Leathercraft Classes

EVERY WEDNESDAY BETWEEN 1PM AND 5PM

Open leather craft workshop
Whatever the stage of your project; if you have any problems or need any help with completing it - bring it in and we will guide you in the right direction. Please bring with you the tools you may be working with on your project or if you wish to purchase the necessary tools or supplies, you may do so at the time.

 

Please contact store for class details.
TLM001@tandyleather.com
Phone: 0161 3710158
Toll Free: 0800 0856765
Unit 20 Lime Square, Ashton Old Road, Openshaw
Manchester M11 1DA

Jerez, ES #311 Leathercraft Classes

CAMPUS DE VERANO/SUMMER CAMPUS

 

VIERNES 04/05: 18-20H: Cuero, piel, o pellejo?
En una interesante charla vamos a explicar lo que exactamente es "el cuero". Los diferentes procesos de fabricación, los tipos de cuero, sus usos, características, cómo reconocerlos, ... van a pasar por esta tertulia.
 Todo esto acompañado con ejemplos reales para reforzar la parte teórica.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 15 personas
Nivel: todos

VIERNES 18/05: 18-20H: Costura guarnicionera o coser con 2 agujas, 1 hilo y 2 manos.
Después de una completa explicación de esta técnica: hilos-agujas-agujeros, vamos a coser un poco para después en casa poder seguir practicando y perfeccionando.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas
Nivel: todos

SABADO 19/05: 10-14H: Taller: Etiqueta de equipaje en cuero.
Primero decoramos el cuero con un nudo céltico, unas iniciales, un dibujo geométrico con la técnica de repujado en cuero; o con unos sellos 3D, según su preferencia. Cuando terminamos de teñir la pieza entera, haremos el montaje con una costura a mano y la instalación de la hebilla.

Precios: 5€ POR PERSONA POR ETIQUETA
Aforo máximo : 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

MIERCOLES 23/05: 18-20H: El acabado completo de los cantos.
Aprenderemos como preparar y acabar los cantos de nuestros proyectos en cuero para obtener ese resultado tan perfecto y profesional.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas
Nivel: todos

SABADO 02/06: 10-14H: Iniciación al repujado en cuero.
A través del uso de los 6 troqueles básicos y el cuchillo giratorio diseñamos una flor que nos hará experimentar lo que es realmente el repujado en cuero.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiantes

 

 

MIERCOLES 06/06: 18-20H: Instalación de cierres, broches, remaches...
Aprenderemos cómo instalar estas piezas, qué tener en cuenta y las situaciones a evitar.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 10 personas
Nivel: todos

VIERNES 08/06: 18-20H: Tintes con efecto envejecidos
Vemos cuales son los tintes que tienen estos efecto de contraste y envejecimiento, cómo utilizarlos y cómo decidir cuales a utilizar.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 10 personas
Nivel: todos

SABADO 09/06: 10-14H: Collar de perro personalizado
Hazle un collar único a tu mascota! Lo ponemos a medida (importante saber la circunferencia del cuello, o traer otro collar que le va bien) y lo vamos a decorar como más nos guste: con tinte, con diseños repujados, con conchos, pedrería … ¡Hay tantas posibilidades como creatividad y perros!

Precio: 7€ por collar (cuero, tinte y repujado incluido) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/CAMBIO DE HEBILLA/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

SABADO 16/06: 10-14H: Llavero portallaves en cuero
El llavero se puede teñir, estampar con un dibujo divertido o una letra, y después lo montamos con una costura a mano con tireta de cuero

Precio: 3,50€ por llavero (cuero, tinte y repujado incluido) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

VIERNES 22/06: 18-20H: Costura trenzada con tireta: trenza doble lazo.
En este curso vamos a aprender cómo coser con una tireta de cuero para obtener una costura trenzada y decorativa. Después de una corta explicación pondremos manos a la obra y haremos unas costuras de prueba.

Precio: gratuito
Aforo máximo: 6 personas
Nivel: principiante

SABADO 23/06: 10-14H: Cinturón simple en cuero vegetal natural.
Esta mañana vamos a aprender cómo hacer un cinturón: tomar la medida, cortar el cuero, terminar el canto, marcar/distanciar/abrir los agujeros, instalar la hebilla. Si hay bastante tiempo se podría teñir el cinturón.

Precio: 5€ por cinturón (cuero, remache, tinte) NO INCLUYE HEBILLA (así puedes elegir la que más te guste) NI DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas
Nivel: principiante

SABADO 30/06: 10-16H: Tarjetero para 16 tarjetas compacto en cuero vegetal natural.
Haremos un tarjetero de construcción simple, pero con muchas posibilidades decorativas: repujado geométrico, liso, teñido, natural, … las posibilidades son infinitas.
Cortaremos el cuero, acabamos los cantos, ponemos las decoraciones, e instalamos los bolsillos.

Precio: 7€ por tarjetero (incluye cuero, tinte, bolsillos, remaches y broche de cierre) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

MIERCOLES 04/07: 18-20H: Cuero, piel, o pellejo?
En una interesante charla vamos a explicar lo que exactamente es "el cuero". Los diferentes procesos de fabricación, los tipos de cuero, sus usos, características, cómo reconocerlos, ... van a pasar por esta tertulia.
Todo esto acompañado con ejemplos reales para reforzar la parte teórica.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 15 personas
Nivel: todos

SABADO 07/07: 10-16H: Tarjetero para 16 tarjetas compacto en cuero vegetal natural.
Haremos un tarjetero de construcción simple, pero con muchas posibilidades decorativas: repujado geométrico, liso, teñido, natural, … las posibilidades son infinitas.
Cortaremos el cuero, acabamos los cantos, ponemos las decoraciones, e instalamos los bolsillos.

Precio: 7€ por tarjetero (incluye cuero, tinte, bolsillos, remaches y broche de cierre) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

MIERCOLES 11/07: 18-20H: Costura guarnicionera o coser con 2 agujas, 1 hilo y 2 manos.
Después de una completa explicación de esta técnica: hilos-agujas-agujeros, vamos a coser un poco para después en casa poder seguir practicando y perfeccionando.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas
Nivel: todos

MIERCOLES 18/07: 18-20H: El acabado completo de los cantos.
Aprenderemos como preparar y acabar los cantos de nuestros proyectos en cuero para obtener ese resultado tan perfecto y profesional.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas
Nivel: todos

VIERNES 20/07: 10-18H: Cartera modelo KINGSTON en cuero vegetal natural.
Haremos una cartera de construcción simple, pero con muchas posibilidades decorativas: repujado geométrico, liso, teñido, natural, … las posibilidades son infinitas.
decoramos el cuero, montamos las piezas y las cosemos a mano y acabamos los cantos.

Precio: 10€ por cartera (incluye cuero, tinte) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

MIERCOLES 25/07: 18-20H: Instalación de cierres, broches, remaches...
Aprenderemos cómo instalar estas piezas, qué tener en cuenta y las situaciones a evitar.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 10 personas
Nivel: todos

SABADO 04/08: 10-14H: Iniciación al repujado en cuero.
A través del uso de los 6 troqueles básicos y el cuchillo giratorio diseñamos una flor que nos hará experimentar lo que es realmente el repujado en cuero.

Precios: gratuito
Aforo máximo : 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiantes

SABADO 18/08: 10-14H: Collar de perro personalizado
Hazle un collar único a tu mascota! Lo ponemos a medida (importante saber la circunferencia del cuello, o traer otro collar que le va bien) y lo vamos a decorar como más nos guste: con tinte, con diseños repujados, con conchos, pedrería … ¡Hay tantas posibilidades como creatividad y perros!

Precio: 7€ por collar (cuero, tinte y repujado incluido) NO INCLUYE DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/CAMBIO DE HEBILLA/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas, a partir de 12 años (menores acompañados de un adulto)
Nivel: principiante

SABADO 25/08: 10-14H: Cinturón simple en cuero vegetal natural.
Esta mañana vamos a aprender cómo hacer un cinturón: tomar la medida, cortar el cuero, terminar el canto, marcar/distanciar/abrir los agujeros, instalar la hebilla. Si hay bastante tiempo se podría teñir el cinturón.

Precio: 5€ por cinturón (cuero, remaches y tinte) NO INCLUYE HEBILLA (así puedes elegir la que más te guste) NI DECORACION EXTRA COMO CONCHOS/REMACHES DECORATIVOS/…
Aforo máximo: 6 personas
Nivel: principiante

 

Please contact store for class details.
Jerez311@tandyleather.com
Phone: 856 606 012
Toll Free:
Calle de la Industria, 4
11407 Jerez de la Frontera, Cadiz, Espana -