A Manual of TechniquesBook - 2005
Independent Publishing Group
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. This book offers advice on selection of tools and different types of leather; step-by-step instruction on the techniques of cutting, bevelling, burnishing, hand-stitching, carving, stamping, and thronging; tips on how to avoid common pitfalls; and a range of interesting projects.
Publisher: Ramsbury : Crowood, 2005
Edition: Pbk. ed
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill ; 25 cm