Leather Restoration and Repair

These courses are hands-on. They are for people who would like to learn how to restore and repair leather in a small group.

There is a one day Introduction to Repairing & Reviving Leather Course and a three day Intensive Leather Restoration Course.

On the one day course, you learn about the different types of leather; basic cleaning techniques; and how to do simple repairs. The course fees are £125 + VAT = £150 .

On the three day course, you learn:

  • How leather is made, the different finishes and how to identify them;
  • How to correctly clean and remove stains;
  • How to maintain the different types of leather;
  • How to make basic cosmetic repairs as a result of surface cuts, burn holes, tears and scratches, etc;
  • How to prepare the surface, attach a sub patch, apply colour and finish, blend in the repairs with an airbrush, and grain matching;
  • Leather restoration – this includes avoiding problems, granting adhesion, degreasing, re-antiquing and colour change.
Each day runs from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

The next course will be on Wednesday 1st, Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd April

The course fees for the three days are £330 + VAT = £396.

Please contact us for further information and to book your place.