Leather shoemaking course in Florence
800€ – 3.050€
Our workshop offers 1, 2 or more weeks leather shoemaking courses. You can book a 24, 48, 72 or 96 hour course and distribute your hours along the number of weeks of your choice. The program includes aspects of design, quality of the materials, anatomy of the foot, knowledge of the utensils, use of the cutting knife, the shape and the heel, base models for the manual method and stitching, assembly and finishing phases.
This course is individual and is taught in Italian. Since lessons are individual, the programme can be adapted to your own needs; you can also apply for an interpretation service. These courses are very practical and hands-on and are conducted by local artisans, masters concerned with maintaining Italian artisan traditions alive.