Burnishing Edges Demonstration: click to enlarge

Burnishing Edges Demonstration

$75.00
Please register at the Leather Crafters booth

Burnishing Edges Demonstration

Bob Park

Thursday, May 17, 2 pm - 5 pm

Chaparral Room, Holiday Inn

Skill Level: All skill levels welcome! 

This is one of the most highly attended demonstrations that Bobby produces. If you are interested in learning various methods to produce professional quality edge finishes, then this is for you! He utilizes close up cameras and a large screen HD TV to demonstrate each step of a number of burnishing techniques. His demonstration of the most popular burnishing machines like the Cobra Burnisher, the Weaver Burnisher and the Fantastic Burnisher provide an excellent opportunity to observe them in use. Instruction will cover subjects like edgers and sharpening, a variety of techniques in hand burnishing, the use of various burnishing solutions, edge dyeing, burnishing with a Dremel© and dealing with exotic and chrome tanned leather. Time permitting, there will be an open Q & A session at the end of the demonstration, where Bobby will answer questions regarding any subject which may interest the class. Materials donated by Hermann Oak Leather Co. and Bob Park Custom Leather.

Materials to Bring: Note taking materials and a camera.
Bobby’s direct contact info: 602-999-3099 or hidepounder@gmail.com

Bob Park

Bobby is a leathersmith specializing in western floral tooling. He has won numerous awards at national shows and exhibitions. In 2015, he was awarded the Al Stohlman Award for Achievement in Leathercraft. In addition to his leatherwork, Bobby is the author of Creating Western Floral Designs. He is also a continuing contributor to the Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal trade magazine. Bobby also produces a variety of innovative products designed to improve and enhance leather working for novices and professionals, alike. Be sure to stop by his booth at the trade show!