Rose Notebook Cover: click to enlarge

Rose Notebook Cover

$135.00
Please register at the Leather Crafters booth

Rose Notebook Cover

Chris Andre

Friday, May 18, 9 am - 5 pm

W171, Sheridan Community College

Skill Level: All skill levels welcome!

Together with Slickbald, you will carve and shade dye a “realistic” blooming rose on a notebook cover. The main focus of this workshop will be learning techniques for more realistic carving, brush-dyed shading and antiquing. Several techniques in adding depth and dimension to your carvings will be demonstrated. Materials donated by Fiebing’s and Hermann Oak Leather Co.

Materials to Bring: Figure carving tools (bevelers, matters, shaders, lifter bevelers, veiners, modeling spoon, triangle beveler, swivel knife, strop, maul/mallet, and a stamping stone).

Chris Andre

Chris “Slickbald” Andre is a professional leather artist and maker in Frederick, Colorado. Chris works mostly in cowboy action and concealed carry gun leather while dabbling in saddles, cowboy trappings and motorcycle gear. Chris is also an active and competitive member of SASS and Cowboy Fast Draw, and is a lifetime competitive shooter. Chris authors a variety of instruction and pattern packs for gun leather and other items as well as offering workshops in holster making and carving.