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craft class

Make your own pair of shoes or boots!!

Make your own pair of shoes or boots!!

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a fulltime dedicated traditional shoemaker. I work on commissions for customers all around the world. Understanding desires of my customers, work on every detail and leading with the perfect fitting are challenges of my work I do enjoy. Since years ago I also started teaching at university first and then as a shoemaker helping begginers, intermediates and advanced to accomplish their own…
Martin
Martin
Martin
Martin

What we’ll do

The process will go from measuring feet, designing on the last, pattern making, clicking, assembling, lasting and finishing your own footwear. Some leather knowledge that will help you select materials for your project. Understanding foot, last and fitting.

What else you should know

Remeber that making footwear requires some skills in manipulating sharp tool, hammering and others that may injure yourself in the process if not properly made.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Coffee and cookies

Where you'll be

I teach in my own workshop sorrounded by my tools, leathers, lasts, work, and full of pictures of old shoemaking and information about the trade.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Remeber that making footwear requires some skills in manipulating sharp tool, hammering and others that may injure yourself in the process if not properly made.
Martin
craft class
Make your own pair of shoes or boots!!
New experience
£51 per person
New experience
£51 per person