Leather FUNdamentals

Always dreamed of crafting beautiful leather accessories for yourself, your loved ones – or for your new “leather” themed Etsy shop?  Thinking about starting your own ‘Always Wanted to Be in a Biker Gang’ Club? Well, wait no longer!  Our Leather Fundamentals Class is here…

Leather_toolsThis course runs 4 weeks and each class is 2hrs.

Course fee is $160 plus a $65 materials fee (All leather, dye, polish, lacing, rivets, closures and buckles are included for this class!) Total = $225 +HST

****PLEASE NOTE: Leather materials fees will not be charged during online registration. All materials fee’s will be owed upon checkin for your first class.

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Class Outline:

Class One: Leather Card and Passport Holders

  • Identifying different types of leather and appropriate uses
  • Identifying leather tools
  • Using leather marking tools and leather clips
  • Sewing your passport holder using leather needles and a teflon/walking foot for a domestic sewing machine
  • Card and Passport Holder Supplies (provided)
    • Vegetable Tanned Leather (3-4 oz)
    • matching polyester thread 
    • Leather Oil

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Class Two: Leather Belts

  • Identifying different weights of leather
  • Working with Vegetable Tanned leather
  • Using the strap cutter and the billet cutter
  • Bevelling and finishing edges
  • Using the skiving knife
  • Stamping your Belt
  • Dyeing Leather
  • Belt Making Supplies (provided)
    • Vegetable Tanned Cowhide (8oz.)
    • Leather Dye
    • Buckle
    • Rivets
    • Leather Oil
    • Leather Finish

Class Three: Finish Belts  and start  your Case

Options for the case include: Clutch, Cellphone Case, Eye Glasses Case, iPad or Tablet Case, Documents Folder

  • Installing rivets using the press
  • Attaching buckles and punching holes
  • Oiling and putting a finishing on your belt!
  • Cut out Leather Case of your choosing
  • Bevel and finish edges
  • Learn to use the grooving tool
  • Stamp and dye your leather
  • Case supplies (all supplies are provided)
    • 3-4 oz Vegetable Tanned Cowhide 
    • Nylon Waxed Lacing Thread
    • Botton Stud closure
    • Leather Oil
    • Leather Finish

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 Four: Leather Cellphone, iPad Case or Glasses Case

  • Punching keyhole and attaching button stud
  • Punching and matching holes for hand lacing
  • Learn 2 different styles of hand lacing, use one or bother to lace your case
  • Oiling and Finishing your case!
  • Showing off your new found skills to all your friends and family

***Class registration fees are non-refundable. If you need to cancel you class, you can use your credit towards a different class date or towards materials from our retail space. There is a $35~ fee for classes cancelled or changed with less than 7 days notice from your registered start date.

Upcoming Dates and Online Registration:

Click on your preferred date to register


Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, January 4th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 4, 11, 18, 25). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday January 4, 2018

Available Spaces: 0

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 9, 16, 23, 30). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday January 9, 2018

Available Spaces: 0

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 9, 16, 23, 30). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday January 9, 2018

Available Spaces: 0

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, January 10th, 2018  from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 10, 17, 24, 31).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday January 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 0

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, January 13th, 2018 from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 13, 20, 27, Feb 3 ). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday January 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 1

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, January 13th, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 13, 20, 27, Feb 3 ). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday January 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 2

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Sunday, January 14th, 2018  from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Sunday January 14, 2018

Available Spaces: 3

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday February 6, 2018

Available Spaces: 2

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018  from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 7, 14, 21, 28).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday February 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 2

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, February 10th, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 10, 17, 24, Mar 3). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday February 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Sunday, February 11th, 2018  from 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 11, 18, 25 March 4).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Sunday February 11, 2018

Available Spaces: 5

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, February 12th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 12, 26, March 5, 12. We will be closed on February 19th for Family Day). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday February 12, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 13, 20, 27, Mar 6). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday February 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, February 15th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb 15, 22, Mar 1, 8). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday February 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, February 24th, 2018 from 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm and runs for four weeks (Feb  24, Mar 3, 10, 17). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday February 24, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018  from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Mar 7, 14, 21, 28).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday March 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, March 10th, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Mar 10, 17, 24, April 7. We will be closed March 31st for the Easter Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday March 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Sunday, March 11th, 2018  from 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm and runs for four weeks (March 11, 18, 25, April 8. We will be closed April 8th for the Easter Long Weekend).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Sunday March 11, 2018

Available Spaces: 5

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Mar 15, 22, Mar 29, Apr 6). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday March 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 5

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Mar 15, 22, 29 Apr 5). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday March 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (March 20, 27, April 3, 10). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday March 20, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, March 24th, 2018 from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Mar 24, Apr 7, 14, 21. We will be closed March 31st for the Easter Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday March 24, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Sunday, March 25th, 2018  from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (March 25, April 8, 15, 22. We will be closed April 1st for the Easter Long Weekend).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Sunday March 25, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018  from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (April 4, 11, 18, 25).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday April 4, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, April 9th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (April 9, 16, 23, 30). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday April 9, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, April 12th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Apr 12, 19, 26, May 3). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday April 12, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm and runs for four weeks (April 28, May 5, 12, May 26. We will be closed May 19th for the Victoria Day Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday April 28, 2018

Available Spaces: 5

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, May 7th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (May 7,14, 28, June 4. We will be closed on May 21st for the Victoria Day Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday May 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, May 10th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (May 10, 17, 24, 31). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday May 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, May 24th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (May 24, 31, June 7, 14). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday May 24, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, May 30th, 2018  from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (May 30, June 6, 13, 20).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday May 30, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (June 2, 9, 16, 23). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday June 2, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (June 7, 14, 21, 28). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday June 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, June 25th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (June 25, July 9, 16, 23. We will be closed July 2nd for the Canada Day Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday June 25, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, June 27th, 2018  from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (June 27, July 4, 11, 18).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday June 27, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, July 5th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (July 5, 12, 19, 26). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday July 5, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (July 7, 14, 21, 28). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday July 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm and runs for four weeks (July 17, 24, 31, Aug 7). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday July 17, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, July 30th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (July 30, Aug 13, 20, 27. We will be closed August 6th for the Civic Holiday). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday July 30, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018  from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 1, 8, 15, 22).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday August 1, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (August 7, 14, 21, 28). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday August 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, August 11th, 2018 from 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 11, 18, 25 Sept 8. We will be closed September 1st for Labour Day Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday August 11, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Sunday, August 12th, 2018  from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 12, 19, 26 Sept 9. We will be closed September 2nd for the Labour Day Long Weekend).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Sunday August 12, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, August 16th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 16, 23, 30, Sept 6). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday August 16, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Saturday, August 18th, 2018 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 18, 25 Sept 8, 15. We will be closed September 1st for the Labour Day Long Weekend). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Saturday August 18, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018  from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Aug 29, Sept 5, 12, 19).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday August 29, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, September 10th, 2018 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Sept 10, 17, 24, Oct 1). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday September 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Monday, September 10th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Sept 10, 17, 24, Oct 1). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Monday September 10, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (Sept 11, 18, 25, Oct 2). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Tuesday September 11, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

Leather Fundamentals (Leather Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018  from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Sept 12, 19, 26 Oct 3).  Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday September 12, 2018

Available Spaces: 6

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