Leather Restoration and Repair

This is a practical two day course for people who would like to learn how to restore and repair leather.This will be in a small group setting.

It includes an Introduction to Repairing & Reviving Leather as part of a two day Intensive Leather Restoration Course.

First, you will learn about the different types of leather; basic cleaning techniques; and how to do simple repairs.

After this, you will 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, de-greasing, re-antiquing and colour change.
Each day runs from 9.30am to 4.30pm.

The course fees for the two days are £450

Please contact us for further information