Beginner | 4 min 52 sec
Taught by Elke Bergeron
This quick video provides an overview of different types of leather, which can be helpful to understand before you embark on a leather sewing or craft project. Handbag and jewelry designer, Elke, discusses the unique qualities of leather and what to look for when you’re shopping. From sturdy vegetable tanned leathers to soft, supple cow hides, Elke dishes on the ideal uses for different types of leathers and how to successfully work with them.
Learn how to:

Identify different types of leather
Choose the right leather for your project
Successfully work with leather
What you’ll get:
Detailed class teaching the basics of leather
1 HD video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
Itemized supply list
Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor and designer Elke Bergeron
The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
Leather Basics
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