Leather Dog Collar and Lead Making

Course overview

During this short course you will learn the skills required to produce a plain hand-stitched leather dog collar and matching lead. At the end of the course, you will have produced a dog collar and lead to the measurement of your choice.

You will need to bring a notebook and pen, and are required to wear sturdy shoes and clothes suitable for a workshop environment. Please note that materials are included with the course fee.

You will learn

  • How to measure, cut, edge and stain leather
  • A basic level of creasing, skiving, stitching and hole punching leather
Entry requirements

You do not need to have any prior leatherwork experience.

Successful completion of this course will enable you to undertake another one of our leatherwork short, full or part-time courses.

Christina's story

The lecturers were very knowledgeable and enthusiastic which really made it a more enjoyable experience.