Dimensions in Leather Conference 2018

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JIM LINNELL (USA)


EMBOSSED APPLIQUÉ PINECONES

Pine Cones - Jim Linnell
ONE DAY WORKSHOP (MONDAY).

MATERIAL COST $20.00

Participants in this workshop will create a picture of pinecones on a branch that is suitable for framing. The pinecones and branch will be carved, embossed, painted and appliquéd.

Students will be instructed in using these skills to create a piece of leather art with great texture and depth. The results will be a simple, yet realistic 3D picture that is pleasing to look at.

Acrylic paints will be used to colour this piece.


Skill level - Suitable for students who have a working understanding of basic leather carving skills.

Bronco Buster - Jim Linnell

BRONCO BUSTER

TWO DAY WORKSHOP (TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY).

MATERIAL COST $25.00

Participants will be taught how to carve "Bronco Buster" - a classic Western carving in the style of Ken Griffin. This piece will be in a size suitable for a small notebook cover. While carving the pattern students will learn a lot about the history of leather carving.

This design will use techniques that craftsmen would have used in the 1950’s. Participants will also learn how to get the important details into your work.

This project will be a great opportunity to review once again those important techniques that are the basis of all leather carving.


Skill level - This workshop is suited for students who have a working understanding of basic leather carving skills.

Feather Carving - Jim Linnell

CLASSIC FLORAL FEATHER CARVING

ONE DAY WORKSHOP (THURSDAY).

MATERIAL COST $25.00

Participants in this workshop will produce a design that features classic carving techniques combined with lifted feathers. They will also learn the dyeing and finishing techniques needed to produce results that highlight the depth and beauty of their carving. This is the first time this design has been offered in a workshop.

This project will be of a size appropriate for a small notebook or for framing.


Skill level - This workshop is suitable for students who have a working understanding of basic leather carving skills and are ready to refine their techniques.

3-DIMENSIONAL LONGHORN SKULL

Longhorn Skull - Jim Linnell

TWO DAY WORKSHOP (FRIDAY/SATURDAY).

MATERIAL COST $30.00

In the Longhorn Skull workshop, Jim Linnell will lead students through creating an iconic image of the American West. Using carving, embossing, modelling and colouring skills students will make a miniature 3 dimensional replica of a longhorn skull out of leather.

Many have seen pictures of this finished piece when it won an award at the World Leather Debut in Sheridan. Join this class and Jim will show you how the techniques used for this dramatic piece of leather, work. Students will be left to create their own method of displaying it.


Skill level - This workshop is suitable for students who have a working understanding of basic leather carving skills.

Workshop Programme
JIM LINNELL
Monday Tuesday/Wednesday Thursday Friday/Saturday
EMBOSSED APPLIQUÉ PINECONES BRONCO
BUSTER
FLORAL
FEATHER CARVING
LONGHORN
SKULL

 

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