Level 1 - Shoe Making Workshop
This is an introductory level workshop to shoe making. Gain an understanding of how shoes are handcrafted, and make your own pair of leather mules along side local artisans.
Meet your instructor:
Tal de Guzman is the founder of and designer at Risque Designs, and an instructor at the SoFA Design Institute.
Schedule: Sept 9 (SAT), 9AM - 5PM
Projects: (1) One pair of leather mules
Topics and Techniques:
Choosing a shoe last for your size
Tracing, cutting and assembling the upper
Preparing your insoles and outsoles
Lasting your shoes
Attaching the soles
Finishing your shoes
All materials will be provided at the studio. No need to bring anything.