Shoemaking Intensive! Come make your own shoes!
Learn to Make Your Own Shoes A 5-day intensive workshop making shoes of your own design! This will be a cemented shoe construction class, and is aimed for beginners. You will learn about lasts, how to measure your feet, how to draw your designs, make patterns of your designs, how to sew your uppers, last, sole, and make the shoes of your own design. You can make simple shoes and sandals. We have a special intensive 5-day bootmaking course that is the next step from the beginner's intensive class. If you intend on making boots, please first take the 5-day intensive class. ( Then, you will receive a discount code to sign up for the 5 day intensive bootmaking course. ) Materials included are: Midsoles, Shanks, Toe Puffs, Heel counters, Outsoles, Outsole rubber, Glue, Nails. There are upper and lining leathers available in the studio for purchase. Other hardwares also available for purchase in the studio. We can take you on a shopping trip. Materials purchased on the trip will be student's responsibility. Please expect to spend approximately $100 on leather. Oh! And we shouldn't forget to tell you... At the end of the workshop, you will receive a 1-day pass to use within 1 month after your course to come back again. Come and make at BKSS! www.brooklynshoespace.com
Brooklyn Shoe Space's mission is to offer a fully equipped studio space for shoemakers, to encourage creativity in our community through fun + educational programming, and make shoe-making accessible to a wider audience.
If you have any question on this experience, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.