Hand Stitched Leather Goods Day


Organizer: Quirky Workshops

Name: Greystoke Cycle Cafe

Phone: 01768486984

Email: annie@quirkyshops.co.uk

Website: http://www.greystokecyclecafe.co.uk/workshops2.htm#leather


Penrith, Cumbria,
CA11 0UT

Price Notes

£75 incl lovely 2 course Aga lunch, hot drinks and home baking.


On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green, direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls. We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days, Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station 5 miles


Leather worker Ruth Pullan specialises in creating hand stitched bags and accessories using high quality British materials. Join her for this workshop which will give you the basic skills needed for leatherwork. Using these skills you will make a belt and a simple coin purse or a small leather bag. You will learn how to: - dye and condition natural vegetable tanned leather .......... stitch using the two needle traditional saddler’s stitch - bevel and burnish raw edges for a professional finish .......................... fit buckles and fastenings.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
01/07/2017 01/07/2017 09:30 to 16:30
20/09/2017 20/09/2017 09:30 to 16:30