A to Z of Leather and their Variations

A to Z of Leather and their Variations
Identifying leather types is no easy feat. Understand the use of different types of leather and how to care for them is a league on its own. Comfort level, fit, parts and pattern making should be considered when utilising leather for footwear.

Hailed from the land of handmade footwear, TaF.tc’s Italian leather footwear trainers are here to teach you the A to Z about leather and their use.

 

Get involved with your shoes on a whole new level. Shape the curves and lines of your shoes – discover the various stages and techniques.
Learn from the shoe expert on how to create patterns for a variety of ladies shoes and men’s classic shoes.

Date: 20 to 23 March 2017 (Tuesday to Friday)

Time: 8:30AM – 6PM

Course Fee: S$ 1,590.00

SSG Subsidy: S$ 1,113.00

Nett Course Fee: S$ 510.39 (Inclusive of 7% GST)

Enhance your skills in pattern making for ladies’ and men’s shoes.
In this module, you will deepen your understanding and technical skills through preparing the last, marking location points, pattern adjustment and variations.
Date: 23 to 28 March 2017 (Tuesday to Friday)
Assessment Date: 3 April 2017 (Monday)
Time: 8:30AM – 6PM
Course Fee: S$ 1,590.00
SSG Subsidy: (S$ 1,113.00
Nett Course Fee: S$ 481.50 (Inclusive of 7% GST)
Leather brings a touch of luxury and prestige to footwear. As a natural material, each hide comes with its unique characteristics.
Learn how to appreciate leather and its qualities; its anatomy, sources, grades and the tanning process from raw hide to a finished material.
Date: 6 to 8 March 2017 (Monday to Wednesday)
Time: 8:30AM – 6:30PM
Course Fee: S$ 1,120.00
SSG Subsidy: S$ 784.00
Nett Course Fee: S$ 359.52 (Inclusive of 7% GST)
A huge factor determining the cost and durability of a pair of footwear is the construction method.
This course breaks down a shoe into different components and provides an overview of the manufacturing process.
Through this course, you will analyse various components, accessories, materials and construction methods enabling you to comprehend the underlying issues in design, prototyping and production of constructing shoes of good quality.
Date: 9 to 11 March 2017 (Thursday to Saturday)
Time: 8:30AM – 6:30PM
Course Fee: S$ 1,120.00
SSG Subsidy: S$ 784.00
Nett Course Fee: S$ 359.52 (Inclusive of 7% GST)
Do you often get confused in recognising natural leather? Wrinkles, scars, creases, discolorations, wear and tear on your beloved leather products.
Learn about leather sources, their unique characteristics and quality in this course. You will get hands-on experience on how to identify and care for your leather products.Revive and extend the life of your leather goods with the proper maintenance and right tools.
Learn how to care and maintain your leather products. Making your leather maintenance fuss free.
Date: 11 Mar 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 8:30AM – 6PM
Course Fee: S$ 440.00
SSG Subsidy: S$ 396.00
Nett Course Fee: S$ 47.05 (Inclusive of 7% GST)