Sandal Making with I Can Make Shoes
DATE, TIME AND LOCATION
Sunday 26th August, 10am - 2pm
Arch 359 Westgate Street, London, E8 3RN
The workshop will take place in our shop in between Broadway Market and Mare Street. It's about 15 minutes walk from Bethnal Green tube station, 5 minutes from London Fields and Cambridge Heath Overground stations.
In this one-day sandal making workshop you will learn how to make a pair of truly bespoke summer sandals and will walk out with your creations on your feet!
Limited spaces available.
STUDENTS WILL LEARN:
+ How to create a custom sole pattern to get a bespoke fit
+ How to cut leather insoles and soles
+ Strap selection and customisation
+ Strap positioning and placement, do’s and donts
+ Fitting and size adjustments
+ Attaching the soles
+ Finishing touches
+ All materials required to make your sandals
+ Drinks and snacks throughout the day
STUDENTS WILL NEED TO BRING:
WHO IS THIS CLASS FOR?
Amanda is the lady behind independent shoemaking school I CAN MAKE SHOES.
Amanda has been teaching her I Can Make Shoes technique of shoemaking for the past 8 years. The techniques brings the craft into the home by teaching people how to make shoes without the use of any heavy machinery. She'll have you turning your kitchen tables into your new shoemaking studio in no time.
Amanda will be back with us in October to run her Fabulous Flats weekend course, which we are super excited for.
WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY:
'Thank you for doing the worksop over the weekend, I really enjoyed it and learnt a lot. You both are so helpful and kind and I would definitely recommend others to do your workshop.'
'Such a fun and rewarding day, I really loved every minute of it.'