Leather Workshop

Craft Your Own Piece of Leather

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$27.00 per guest

Highlights

  • Experience creating your own leather product using traditional techniques
  • Learn traditional techniques from a Thai Leather Artisan
  • Understand the process of creating sewing and designing leather products
  • Make and bring home your own self-made Leather product

Inclusive of:

  • Entire experience, all tools and materials you need
  • Make and bring home a piece of self-made leather product depending on the course you choose
  • English Speaking Host
  • Lunch (Phad Thai) and drinking water is included

Not Inclusive of:

  • Additional purchases
  • Pickup & Dropoff from hotel
5 Out of 5
14 Reviews
Andrew Nam United States
5
19 Feb, 2019

Suranat was a great host and instructor. He was very patient and demonstrated everything but let us do it all ourselves ...

Yee Kit Alex Tai
5
8 Feb, 2019

A well structured workshop for beginners. We learnt to appreciate leather goods making more and loved the hands on to ma...

$US 27.00 per guest
3 hours
1 - 6 guest
Cancellation Policy: Moderate

Full refund available for cancellations made up to 24 hours prior to booking start time.

More About This Experience

Have a chance to work hands-on with one of the most premium raw materials in the world: Leather. The making of leather products were restricted to only the highest class of society when it was first manufactured. Now with technology and suede leather, everyone can have leather products, and now you can even have access to the once secret skills of crafting leather into objects of desire. Learn how to use tools to make your own piece of hand-made leather product! Enjoy cutting the leather, choosing your favorite shades, punching holes, designing and stitching up with special methods that will make your item as strong as can be. Enjoy a relaxing day with Master leather craftsmen Suranat in his beautiful art studio and see first-hand how leather is made while crafting your own unique souvenir to bring home. Absolute beginners are welcomed! No experience required at all. The basic price is for the half day course which includes all materials, a meal of Pad thai + water as well as the making of a 2 custom designed coin purses and 1 keyring. You can also opt for more add-ons should you already have experience, or desire to learn more techniques and build more complicated products which will require more time and materials. Intensive Basic Add-on (Half Day +$10) (Upon Requested) For the beginners who wish to go for the more complex things right away, this intensive basic class will help you to create a travel document case of 20.5 x 14 cm instead of the purses in the basic class. (Please pay directly to the host) *Please add the single person surcharge if you are booking for only 1 person. (+$4)(Please pay directly to the host)

Additional Information:

  • Pick-up location: Exact pick-up location address along with map direction will be sent to your email instantly after booking
  • Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the booking time
  • Listed price is for the basic course. For more advanced courses please select from the add-ons menu
  • Experience is located at your host's workshop
  • There might be other people on the same experience

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Your Local Host

Suranat Buranapong

My name is Suranat Buranapong. I live and work in Chiangmai. I just started learning leather work at the beginning of 2012 and have found that I have really enjoyed creating handmade leather bags and am surprised h...

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14 reviews from people who took this experience

Andrew Nam United States
5
19 Feb, 2019

Suranat was a great host and instructor. He was very patient and demonstrated everything but let us do it all ourselves (didn't do any work for us or pre setup anything so it was entirely self crafted). We had a lot of fun talking and learning with the very lovely couple and came back with a nice le... Read more

Yee Kit Alex Tai
5
8 Feb, 2019

A well structured workshop for beginners. We learnt to appreciate leather goods making more and loved the hands on to make our very own small pocket pouch. Highly recommended for those seeking some hands on crafts.

Clarence Chua
5
1 Jan, 2019

Went there with my mom and sis. We had a great time with the well structured class. Suranat is an extremely patient and friendly instructor. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

US$ 27.00 per guest
14 Reviews