In this course you will learn the fundamentals of quality floral design in leather tooling. If you are just starting out in the leather industry or are a long time leatherhead, this course will add value to the way you create floral tooling patterns.
The course is focused on the basics of designing any floral pattern for belts, purses, notebooks or saddles. The size and shape of the product you want to decorate with your drawings may be different, but the backbone of the designs remain the same.
As part of the course, you will receive a digital copy of our eBook "Introduction to Leather Floral Design," which will be a great reference throughout this topic.
I approach all of my designs with the same basic rules and processes, and in this course I will teach you how to take what I have learned and create your own beautiful artwork.
Learning to tool leather starts with learning to design what you are tooling. This will make you much more versatile in your craft and allow you to create truly unique pieces.
Be sure to check out our About Us page for common questions asked about DG LeatherCraft Academy and its courses.
Don Gonzales has been creating and designing saddles and other forms of leather goods in Texas since 2004. He is a lifetime student of the leather trade and has recently become devoted to teaching what he has learned in this skilled trade.