2018 Leather Carving Contest: click to enlarge

2018 Leather Carving Contest


General Category $250 - First Prize

Expert Category $500 - First Prize

A finished piece of leatherwork 9 inches by 7 inches (portrait or landscape), that can include carving, stamping, coloring, antiquing and edging. No silverwork, no lacing or add-ons. Completed before the show.

Any previous winners of the contest in the General Category must compete in the Expert Category.

$10 to enter; 1 entry per person; each artwork completed by one person only. Return shipping of artworks is available for $5 USA,  $11 Canada, $17 Foreign

Artwork check-in: Thursday March 1st 10am-5pm at the Trade Show Registration Booth in the Prescott Resort. Artwork can be mailed to arrive between 02/26/18 and 03/01/18. All artwork must be received by Thursday March 1st at 5pm.

Send artwork to: Prescott Resort & Conference Center 

                           c/o Leather Trade Show Carving Contest

                           1500 East State Route 69, Prescott, AZ 86301 

Artworks will be displayed at the Southwest Leather Workers Trade Show March 2nd & 3rd, 2018.

Sponsored by: 

Barry King Tools, Hermann Oak Leather Company, Leather Crafters Journal, Leather Machine Company, Leather Wranglers, Renia USA & Weaver Leather

Contest Judged by: Chris Andre, Bob Beard & Bob Park

Administered by: Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal