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Leatherwork - a manual of techniques

Leatherwork - a manual of techniques
written by Geoffrey West, 160 pages with 120 illustrations, Format: 246 x 189 mm, Softback, language: English
Subtitle a manual of techniques
Author Geoffrey West
Pages 160
Format 189 mm x 246 mm
Blurb Leather is a strong and versatile material, which is highly suitable for handicrafts. Anyone can learn the techniques of leatherworking, and with some basic tools and a little patience can produce articles that are both aesthetically pleasing and practical.

Topics covered:
Advice on selection of tools and different types of leather
Step-by-step instruction on the techniques of cu
tting, bevelling, burnishing, hand-stitching, carving, stamping and thronging Tips on how to avoid common pitfalls
A range of interesting projects
Explanatory line-drawings and photographs throughout