Deborah’s School of Shoemaking
The next beginner handmade shoemaking classes begin March 25 in West Asheville, two miles from downtown. Course teaches each student how to make themselves a pair of custom leather shoes from scratch. Skills include patterning, skiving, punching and broguing, dyes and dye waxes, sewing, lasting, installing a shank, soling, heel stacking and pegging.
Each class time lasts four hours and runs for ten lessons. Classes held noon-4 pm. Additional class times available.
Reserve your spot now using the contact button to send me an email or by phone or text at (828) 450-4202. Credit cards accepted.
Private lessons available.
|Shoemaking 101, Oxford or Derby||Saturdays, March 25 – June 3 (except May 27)||Some sewing experience helpful but not required||$1250|
|Bootmaking Long and Short||June 10 – August 19 (except July 1)||Previously completed course in shoemaking||$1250|
|Sandal Class at Folk School||August 27 – September 1||John C. Campbell Folk School||See catalog|
|Sandal-making||September 29 -October 1||Some sewing experience helpful||$625|