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Leather Work

  • White Light Studios 900 Vargas Road Austin, TX, 78741 United States (map)

Come learn the basics of leather work with Tressa Gilmer!

In this class, we will cover a basic saddle stitch, and create a small 3x2 medicine pouch for each participant to take home. We will be working in pairs so bring a friend if you like or this is a great opportunity to make a new one! 

All leather will be provided and in a vast array of colors!! We will get to know the tools and you will have the chance to test it all out! 

$15 includes class fee and all materials.

About the Artist: 

Tressa Gilmer is an artist with a genuine fascination for the creative process. She studied traditional leather work under Nigel Armitage of the UK and has been working with the medium for several years. Feeling inspired by the beginner's mind and what drives people to create and what lessons lie just beneath the surface; she believes that learning new skills and building community are essential. Tressa intends to forever be a student of art and the process of creating.