Ryan Finnigan


Ryan Finnigan
(970) 764-7183



Event Attendees


Nov 09 2017


06:00 PM - 08:00 PM



Introduction to leather work

Calling all cowboys, cowgirls, makers, inventors, tinkerers, and crafters! It’s time to expand your skills and learn how to work with leather! Our introduction to leatherwork is perfect for anyone who would like to know more about leather working. You will be supplied with all the raw materials, tools and guided through the process of making a custom leather koozie.

This class will give you the basic knowledge, and some hands on experience you will need to start working with leather.

We will cover:

– Terminology

– Uses for leather

– Types of leather

– Sourcing leather and tools

– How to use basic tools

– Care and finishing of leather products

By the end of this class you will have completed a small project and will have all the basic knowledge you will need to start working with leather.


Please sign up at least 36 hours in advance to secure your place in the class. Call the MakerLab 970-259-9234 (ext 105) if you are signing up within 36 hours of the class. We can not accept any walk ins, You must be registered for the class isn advance in order to take the class.

Refund policy:

If a cancellation is received at least 3 full days before an event / class begins, a refund will be issued for the tuition amount minus a 15% administration fee. Cancellations received fewer than 3 full days before the first day will not be refunded. Full fees will be refunded if the MakerLab cancels an event / class . We will notify participants the day of if an event / class does not fill.

  1. Jason Trousdale 4 years ago

    If there is still room, I’d like to sign up for the intro to leather working class that scheduled for tonight (1-23-18). Thank you!

    • brian McDonagh 4 years ago

      HI Jason,

      Unfortunately, the class is full. All our classes are kept small so that everyone gets the most out of the class. The next class is scheduled for February 20th, it is a popular class, sign up early to avoid disappointment!

  2. Eric 4 years ago

    Is the 3/20/18 leather work class a one day/ evening class?

    • brian McDonagh 4 years ago

      Hi Eric,

      The class is 2 hours long, 6-8pm. Feel free to call us if you have any other questions! 970 259-9234 (ext 105)

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