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WKS204: Laser Cut and Etched Leather Wallet
Class Number 1537-108486

Let's face it: So many wallets out there are pretty boring.

Since you take it with you everywhere, don't you want something more interesting? Here's your chance to make a custom leather wallet using a laser cutter! When someone admires your cool new billfold, you'll be able to say, "Oh this? I made it with a laser!"

In this workshop, you'll cut out a wallet design using the laser cutter. Then, you can etch into the surface of the leather to customize it to your heart's content! Finally, you'll hand-stitch your creation together into its fetching, functional final form. Your instructor will also provide valuable guidance on working with leather in the laser. You'll walk away with plenty of tips and tricks to help you continue working on laser projects that incorporate leather. Every student will leave this workshop with a personalized wallet that would make a perfect gift- or treat yourself and keep it for your own use!

Note: This is not a Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. To learn more about laser cutting and etching, check out our Laser Cutting SBU - ULS, offered regularly.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of the Laser Cutting and Etching SBU - ULS prior to taking this class is recommended. Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator is also helpful.

Minimum age: 12

Supervision requirements: During class, all 12- to 15-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

TechShop Location: TechShop DC-Arlington
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Instructor: Olivia Morgan
Class Date: Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
Class Length: 4 Hours
Member Price: $79.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $99.00
Lab Fee: None
Age Range: 12 and Up
Must Attend with Parent: 12 through 15
Min. Students: 1
Max Students: 4
Current Students: 2
Seats Left: 2
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