Read about how our leather workshop transformed from a cement cedar block workbench into a large professional leather shop. See how Segadore Crane moved our leather shop over trees, across town and over a building.
LeathersmithDesigns.com will miss Luke who left this spring to continue studying his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Toronto at Ontario College Of Art And Design University in the Fall of 2016. Luke is cutting some leather products on our hydraulic clicker press in this photo. #OCADU #DieCuttingLeather #Leather
I recently set up an Instagram account but am very new to this social media platform so my posts will be slow until I get more familiar with it. So right now it is a learning curve for me. #Instagram #LeathersmithDesigns #Leather #LeatherSupplies #CustomLeather #LeatherCraft
Our Custom Leather Shop brochure being added to the rack at the Halifax Waterfront Tourist Bureau. We hope tourists visiting Nova Scotia, Canada will visit our leather hand craft shop in Dartmouth as well as the many other artisan shops in our province.
Sewing some custom shotgun barrel rests on my Singer Patcher Sewing Machine. Since the U shaped piece of leather was too narrow to sew on my other sewing machines, I chose my patcher to do the job which can get at tight spots. What is unique about this sewing machine is that the feet can rotate 360 degrees for sewing in any direction. #SewingLeather #ShotgunBarrelRest #CustomLeatherWork
Tamsin Sloots is working in our leather shop while she completes her Bachelor of Craft at Nova Scotia College of Art & Design. She is making some folding coin purses in this photo: http://www.leathersmithdesigns.com/folding-change-purse-economy-small/