Hand and Sew

Late night setup for @apopupaffair Peep Show.

Late night setup for @apopupaffair Peep Show.

Beautiful bright painted edges.

Beautiful bright painted edges.

On the workbench for today, more sneak peeks at my product for @apopupaffair inaugural event, “Peep Show”, Friday Sept. 19 at @makerlabs !#leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

On the workbench for today, more sneak peeks at my product for @apopupaffair inaugural event, “Peep Show”, Friday Sept. 19 at @makerlabs !#leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

It’s  leather time. My special home goods being made for @apopupaffair #peepshow  event happening Friday Sept 19. Come join! #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

It’s leather time. My special home goods being made for @apopupaffair #peepshow event happening Friday Sept 19. Come join! #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

Painted edges; first sanding.  2-3 more layers of paint up to 4000 grit.  Glossy smooth finish.

Painted edges; first sanding. 2-3 more layers of paint up to 4000 grit. Glossy smooth finish.

Painted edges; first sanding.  2-3 more layers of paint up to 4000 grit.  Glossy smooth finish.

Painted edges; first sanding. 2-3 more layers of paint up to 4000 grit. Glossy smooth finish.

My @apopupaffair project is coming along swimmingly!  #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi #popupshop #popup #vancouverdesignweek  @vandesignwk

My @apopupaffair project is coming along swimmingly! #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi #popupshop #popup #vancouverdesignweek @vandesignwk

New tools. Old, need a tuneup  but I’m happy to finally have a skiver and foil embosser! #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

New tools. Old, need a tuneup but I’m happy to finally have a skiver and foil embosser! #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

Working on an amazing bifold. Silky smooth Black calfskin with crimson red goatskin liner. #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

Working on an amazing bifold. Silky smooth Black calfskin with crimson red goatskin liner. #leather #leathercraft #leathergoods #vancouver #yvr #leatherwork #fashion #luxury #patina #wabisabi

Glued cross section. #secretproject “it’s not over until I say it’s over”

Glued cross section. #secretproject “it’s not over until I say it’s over”