Medieval Leather Stitching Workshop | University of Oxford

Medieval Leather Stitching Workshop

10:00 - 16:00
Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3PW

Held in Museum Annexe, next to main entrance to Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Courses and workshops
£25 (Includes all tuition and materials)
Yes
Required

An exclusive one day introduction to the manufacture of medieval turn shoes. Learn how to make your own authentic threads from linen fibres and boar bristles. Discover the necessary stitching techniques that dominated shoe manufacture for centuries and make your own leather pouch from authentic vegetable tanned leather. Booking essential - limited spaces available. Please see our website for booking details.