Start the New Year with a DIY for your “sole”.
Make Your Own Shoes, 7 week course begins January 6 4-7pm for 7 consecutive Mondays at People’s Coop Community Room, 3029 SE 21st Ave.
Turnshoes are a form of footwear that’s more than a thousand years old. They use a lightweight upper and a heavier sole, sewn together inside out and then turned — hence the name. In this 7 week class, you will learn all the steps of creating your own custom-fitted turnshoes — making the pattern, cutting the leather, stitching, turning, and finishing the shoes. Cost is $30-60 sliding scale and includes all tools and materials.
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