Leather Mask Making
Create a wearable leather mask and learn leatherworking techniques like tooling, dying and wet molding. You’ll learn to wet mold leather around a form and engrave and tool the leather for custom designs. We’ll also cover dyeing, finishing, setting rivets, snaps and fasteners.
- All materials are provided. A lunch break will be provided. Students are encouraged to bring a bagged lunch. Please note that for weekend workshops occurring on both Saturday and Sunday: Saturday classes run from 10 AM - 4 PM, Sunday classes run from 1 - 4 PM.
- Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
About the Instructor
Angela Bacskocky was a contestant on Project Runway Season 12, has worked for such designers as Alexander McQueen and Felder Felder, studied menswear fashion design at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design in London, received a BFA in Fashion Design from Virginia Commonwealth University and is completing an MFA in Fibers from Savannah College of Art and Design. She has since developed her own line of handmade apparel and leather accessories and set up a production studio in Richmond, VA for her conceptual work that attempts to merge the lines between fashion and art. Currently an adjunct professor in the Department of Fashion Design at VCU, she has shown her collections at Fashion Week in Richmond, New York, and Charleston and sells internationally. Her work has appeared in Marie Claire, Teen Vogue, Womens Wear Daily, The Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Weekly, Virginia Living, on Good Morning America, Refinery 29, and in Martha Stewart's American Made Campaign.See More Classes By Instructor