Leather Work 302

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general admissionshow details + $325.00 USD  

  • Leather Work 302 (1)
     February 24, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 302 (2)
     February 26, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 302 (3)
     March 3, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 302 (4)
     March 5, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 302 (5)
     March 10, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 302 (6)
     March 12, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Leather Work 302 – 6 sessions In this class, you’ll further hone your industrial sewing machine skills. The class will focus on precision and proper edge alignment to create more refined results. Projects include wallets, zipper pouches, card cases, phone cases and more. At the end of this class, you’ll feel more confident working independently (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Fabric and Leather Totes

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General Admissionshow details + $135.00 USD  

  •  February 16, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

You’ll love carrying these lightweight fabric and leather totes. You’ll choose from a variety of beautiful woven materials and match it up with leather. Then, design your handle style and put it all together. They make a great gift and are the perfect bag for on the go. Sewing experience is required for this class. (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Body Harness and Collar Workshop

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show details + $130.00 USD  

  •  February 20, 2025
     6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

3.5 hours   Work with beautiful premium leather, rings, buckles, and rivets to create a custom harness for your torso, hips, or legs. Or make a collar or cuff. So many possibilities! We’ll guide you with design and measurements. We recommend wearing a close-fitting t-shirt for fit purposes. Leather, Kink, BDSM, Fetish, Fashion wear (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Beautiful Bag Class I

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general admissionshow details + $325.00 USD  

  • Beautiful Bag I (prep)
     February 14, 2025
     6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Beautiful Bag I (2 of 2)
     February 15, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

10 Hr Class: We’re excited to offer our Beautiful Bag Class this year. We’ve added a 3 hr prep class before the full workshop to help students get their bags done without rushing. We have several designs to work from with many details to customize and modify depending on your creativity and taste. We will (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Lasted Shoemaking 101

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show details + $1,050.00 USD  

  • 1 of 4
     February 14, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 2 of 4
     February 15, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 3 of 4
     February 16, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 4 of 4
     February 17, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lasted shoes are how most manufactured shoes are made.  A last is a foot form that is essentially wrapped with leather to determine the size and style.  Then a welt and a sole are installed to finish.  I make it sound simple but there are over 150 steps to patterning and making a lasted shoe.  (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Beautiful Bag Class I

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general admissionshow details + $325.00 USD  

  • Beautiful Bag I (prep)
     February 8, 2025
     2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Beautiful Bag I (2 of 2)
     February 9, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

10 Hr Class: We’re excited to offer our Beautiful Bag Class this year. We’ve added a 3 hr prep class before the full workshop to help students get their bags done without rushing. We have several designs to work from with many details to customize and modify depending on your creativity and taste. We will (more…)

Venue:  

Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Make Your Own Sneakers

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General Admissionshow details + $295.00 USD  

  • One Day Sneaker Workshop
     February 22, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

7 Hr Class  In this workshop, students design and build their own sneakers. This workshop is ONE DAY long and has so many possibilities for designers and “Sneakerheads”! Students will select their sole size, their leathers and other hardware details, like eyelets and paint, they want to include. The full day class we assemble, decorate (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Make Your Own Sneakers

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General Admissionshow details + $295.00 USD  

  • One Day Sneaker Workshop
     February 2, 2025
     10:00 am - 5:00 pm

7 Hr Class  In this workshop, students design and build their own sneakers. This workshop is ONE DAY long and has so many possibilities for designers and “Sneakerheads”! Students will select their sole size, their leathers and other hardware details, like eyelets and paint, they want to include. The full day class we assemble, decorate (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Beginning Shoemaking

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show details + $895.00 USD  

  •  February 8, 2025
     9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  •  February 9, 2025
     9:00 am - 5:00 pm

16 Hr Class: $895 2 Sessions  You will learn how to make a pair of desert boots by hand. The school provides patterns for you based on your feet measurements for a custom fit. These patterns are used to create leather uppers, midsoles and soles for the shoes. You’ll cut out the leather, prepare the (more…)

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Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States

Leather Work 301: Industrial Sewing

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general admissionshow details + $325.00 USD  

  • Leather Work 301 (1)
     February 3, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 301 (2)
     February 6, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 301 (3)
     February 10, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Leather Work 301 (4)
     February 13, 2025
     7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Leather Work 301-4 sessions   Leather Work 301 is focused on teaching industrial sewing machine skills. Come to this class and have a chance to work on many of the  machines we have. 5 students per class. At the end of this class, you’ll qualify for Open Studio, our independent lab time at the school. You (more…)

Venue:  

Address:
3717 N Ravenswood Ave, 113, Chicago, Illinois, 60613, United States