Workshops

Leather workshops offered by Purpose. All classes are held at the Purpose studio located in Milieu (the old Homestead Supply Store) 8012 13th Ave Portland, OR

Inquire about private group workshops with three or more guests for adults or kids. angemorrow@gmail.com

Leather Succulent Planter Class. $30

In this hands-in workshop presented by Purpose, you will learn to make a leather planter. You will edge dye, wax edges, punch holes, and sew the leather. Then you will choose and plant a succulent.

Nov 1, 6:15 - 7:45

Bracelet Class $40

In this hands on workshop by Purpose, you will learn to make two different bracelets to be worn together or give one as a gift. First, you will learn how to make a magic braid using latigo leather. For the second bracelet, you will be given pre-dyed vegetable tanned leather for you to personalize with metal stamps. Finally, you will be taught how to set your own snaps.

Nov 9, 4:00 - 6:00
Nov 24, 2:00 - 4:00

Leather Card Holder $45

In this hands-on workshop, presented by Purpose, you will learn to make a card holder. You will use vegetable tanned leather and have the option to personalize your initials onto the leather with metal stamps. Next, you will learn to gouge, edge, and chisel holes to complete the saddle stitch. Finally, you will wax and burnish the edges of your card holder.

Nov 15, 6:15 - 8:15

Hipster Keychain $30

In this hands on class by Purpose, you will learn to make a keychain. With your precut leather, you will learn to dye your vegetable tanned leather. Metal stamps will be available if you choose to personalize it. You will learn to rivet, and wax and burnish edges.

Dec 1, 1:00 - 2:30