Leathercraft Classes & Kits

Leathercraft Classes & Kits

Have you ever thought about trying your hand at leathercraft? If you’re in the Seattle area, you’re in luck!  We offer leathercraft classes and private instruction in our North Seattle studio.

If Seattle is a little too far, we offer supplies and leathercraft kits for purchase online.  We will ship the kits anywhere in the world!  All finished products in the Moxie & Oliver online store are available as kits by custom request, so if you see something you would like a custom leathercraft kit for, just send an email to info@moxieandoliver.com and we will set up a custom order for you.

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  • Make a Leather Book Cover (Project Class)

    During this four-hour class you'll learn how to add your own personalization to the cover for a guest book, sketchbook, journal, bible or book cover and you'll take home your completed piece the same day!
    $ 199.00 Select options
  • Make a Leather Clutch (Project Class)

    Spend four hours in the Moxie & Oliver studio and create your own custom clutch purse! Starting with pre-cut leather pieces, you will learn how to permanently add color and pattern to this unique material as well as hand-stitching.  At the end of the class you will go home with a finished piece.
    $ 199.00 Select options
  • Make a Leather Wallet (Project Class)

    Choose the style of wallet you'd like to make and let your imagination run wild when adding pattern and color! In this two-hour workshop you will learn to permanently add color and pattern, set hardware, and hand-stitch your beautiful piece.  At the end of the day you'll go home with a finished wallet!
    $ 129.00 Select options
  • Leather Gifts & Small Projects (Project Class)

    You'll be amazed at what you can make in two hours!  The Gift & Small Project Workshop starts you with a pre-cut piece and you'll learn how to permanently add color and pattern, assemble your project, and go home with a completed piece!
    $ 99.00 Select options
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    Leather Bag & Purse Making (Project Class)

    Starting with pre-cut leather pieces, our project-focused Leather Bag & Purse Making Workshops allow you to focus on adding pattern and color to leather bag that you will take home the same day.  During these full-day workshops you'll learn how to permanently add pattern and color to your leather projects as well as the basics of hand-sewing and assembly.  No previous experience required to create your own masterpiece!
    $ 225.00$ 299.00 Select options
  • Triangle Coin Pouch Kit

    Add your artwork or your child's to this classic DIY Leather Triangle Coin Pouch!  This pouch measures about 3" on each side and unsnaps completely so that you can decorate it while flat.  This project can be completed by any age child that can hold and maneuver a pen or paintbrush.  A great little project for kids birthday parties!
    $ 6.00 Add to cart
  • Inlay Belt Buckle DIY Kit

    Hand cast from bronze and given a brushed finish, Moxie & Oliver's Inlay Belt Buckle Kit gives you the quality and materials you need to create a professional, artisan, quality leather inlay belt buckle (or, you can use it with your own resin or other inlay materials).  Hand cast in Seattle and designed and produced exclusively for Moxie & Oliver!
    $ 80.00 Select options
  • Star Ornament Kit

    Our sweet little star ornaments are the perfect way to get your young ones started in leathercraft.  Handmade in our Seattle studio, these ornaments have a grommet at the top for hanging on a tree, backpack, or you can string a few together to create a star bunting banner!
    $ 2.00$ 175.00 Select options
  • Paints

    Create beautiful patterns, stunning details and vibrant colors by adding a little paint to your leathercraft project.  These paints are water based acrylics, low VOC, and they are permanent on unfinished vegetable tanned leather.  Each bottle contains 2oz of paint.
    $ 4.50$ 54.00 Select options
  • Dyes

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    Add color to your project with one of our selection of leather dyes! We have gathered our favorites for you to choose from and each is suitable for our leather craft kits (and other vegetable tanned leather projects).  For detailed instruction, be sure to order a copy of our Leathercraft Book!
    $ 5.50$ 12.50 Select options
  • Travelers Notebook Kit

    Our Travelers Notebooks are a lightweight, easy way to carry your paperback notebooks with you wherever you go.  The Travlers Notebook DIY Kit allows you to custom create a journal for yourself or a loved one.  Available to fit Midori and Moleskine notebooks, and with the option of a pen holder.
    $ 24.00$ 50.00 Select options
  • Biker Wallet Kit

    Make your own long wallet with our handmade leather Biker Wallet Kit.  This front pocket wallet can be left raw or decorated using paints, dyes, even Sharpie markers.  Kids can even help with these kits to create a memorable gift for dad for Father's Day!
    $ 55.00$ 60.00 Select options
  • Mighty Fold Wallet kit

    Make your own slim wallet with our handmade leather Mighty Fold Wallet Kit.  This front pocket wallet can be left raw or decorated using paints, dyes, even Sharpie markers.  Kids can even help with these kits to create a memorable gift for dad for Father's Day!
    $ 45.00 Add to cart
  • Clutch Wallet Kit

    Our most popular wallet is now available as a kit!  Our handmade leather Clutch Wallet has a sleek metal closure at the top and our original clutch wallet design inside.  This wallet is handmade from start to finish by Moxie & Oliver and just awaits your artwork!
    $ 70.00 Add to cart
  • Mason Jar Lantern Kit

    Create a hanging organizer, lantern, or hanging vase with our handmade leather Mason Jar Lantern Kit.  Leave these beauties raw or decorate them - they make a wonderful addition to the gift of homemade jam or canned goods, or you can use them as wedding decor.  The possibilities are as endless as your imagination!
    $ 13.00 Add to cart
  • Moleskine Journal Kit

    Start with our leather Moleskine Kit and create a custom, one of a kind, Moleskine Journal cover for yourself or to give as a gift. Our kit includes everything you need to make your new journal cover, and you can add pattern or choose to leave it raw.  This kit would make a great art project to complete with your kids to give to mom, dad, or grandma/grandpa as a gift.
    $ 55.00 Add to cart
  • Flask Kit

    Create a totally custom flask for yourself or to give as a gift with our handmade leather Flask Kit.  Our flask kit comes in four sizes and can easily be decorated with pattern and color with supplies you likely already have (Sharpie markers!).  A fun activity for a bridesmaid party, or a great way to customize a gift of your own.
    $ 30.00$ 45.00 Select options
  • Private Classes

    If none of our group classes fit your schedule or your needs, I do also offer private leathercraft instruction.  You can purchase private instruction for yourself so that I can guide you through a specific project, help you get set up in leathercraft, or answer questions when you get stuck on your artistic journey.  Private classes also make a wonderful and thoughtful gift for the artist or crafter who is interested in adding leather to their material repertoire! Price is per hour of instruction.
    $ 75.00 Add to cart
  • Handbag Design & Construction (Skills Class)

    During this two-day workshop participants will design and create their own vegetable tanned leather handbag.  No prior experience is necessary, and each student will learn the basics of leathercraft including pattern making and design.  Students are encouraged to bring sketches and ideas, and I will walk them through the pattern making process in addition to teaching the skills of our Intro to Leathecraft class
    $ 599.00 Select options
  • Introduction to Leathercraft (Skills Class)

    This full-day workshop is a little more intensive and participants have the option of creating a larger, and more complicated, piece than in the half-day workshop. Participants will learn about tools and materials used in leathercraft including pattern making, pyrography (branding), carving, dyeing,  finishing, hand-sewing and adding basic hardware.
    $ 269.00 Select options
  • Get Started Workshop (Skills Class)

    Learn the skills you need to start a leathercraft hobby in our four-hour Get Started Workshop.  During this workshop you'll learn about vegetable tanned leather and how to work with it, and go home with a finished piece.  Also a great class for those who have already experimented on their own and need a little extra help.
    $ 126.00$ 129.00 Select options
  • Leathercrafted (Book)

    This book, Leathercrafted by Caitlin McNamara Sullivan (that's me - the lady behind Moxie & Oliver), comes signed by the author!  Complete with full-color photos, original illustrations and ten projects to get you started in leathercraft.
    $ 22.95 Add to cart
  • Guitar Strap Kit

    Start with our leather Guitar Strap Kit and create a custom, one of a kind, guitar strap for yourself or to give as a gift. Our guitar strap kit includes a traditional style adjustable strap with two strap adjusters.  We make this in our studio from Wickett & Craig leather.
    $ 45.00$ 75.00 Select options