Reviving the 5-day boots only class. Short boots, to tall boots, boots will get a special treatment. Just at the tail end of winter, in March, make a pair, and wear them out until the spring comes!
A Five-day bootmaking intensive course from sketch to finish. You will be making boots of your own design on boot lasts that we have! This will be a cemented shoe construction class, and is aimed for beginners.
You will sketch, make patterns of your designs, sew your uppers, last, sole, and make the boots.
Materials included are: Midsoles, Shanks, Toe Puffs, Heel counters, and supplies. There are upper and lining leathers, outsoles and rubbers available in the studio. If you'd like to go shop for materials, materials purchased on the trip will be student's responsibility.
Day 1: Pattern Making, making a mockup to check the pattern
Day2: Material Shopping + Cutting and Prepping materials
Day 3: Stitching and lasting
Day 4: Lasting + Soling
Day 5: Soling + Finishing
Come and make some fantastic boots with us!