Columbine Leather Guild

The International Federation of Leather Guilds Inc.

Guild Member Kathy Flanagan will 2016 Stohlman Award

Check out the June newsletter for the details.

Kathy and her award medal




Leather Forming, Applique and Tooling Techniques, by Tony Laier

Date:  Saturday, July 30, 2016

Time:  9 am to 4 pm (with one-hour lunch break)

Place:  Hatzis Hall, 952 Moss St., Golden, CO

Description:  Same as at 2016 Sheridan show, but extended two hours.

Participants will learn and do hands-on leather forming, applique and border treatments on MDF or wood bases.  Techniques learned will be used to create a plaque suitable for awards, mounting antlers, hat/coat racks, keepsakes and more.  Additional techniques will be demonstrated on tooling border designs and the use of lifters and modeling tools to enhance projects.  Coloring options will also be discussed. 

Materials to bring: 

Swivel knife, small modeling tool, edge slicker (bone, wood, plastic or antler), stylus, cutting mat and B893 style beveler (optional).  All other materials will be provided.  A 12”-by-18” self-healing cutting mat is preferred, although a 9”-by-12” would work.

Price:  Guild members, $70.  Others, $80.

Class size:  Maximum 15

Registration full payment, Guild members only through June 30

Registration full payment, Non-Guild members only through July 10


How to register, 2 options:

1.      Send check Payable to Alice Selby

27501 Stapleton Dr

Golden, Co 80401


2.      Send paypal payment to


You have reached the website of the Columbine Leather Guild based out of  Denver Colorado.

Columbine Leather Guild is incorporated in Colorado as a non-profit organization and is a member of the International Federation of Leather Guilds.

The object of the guild is to: 


  • Foster and promote interest in the  Art of Leather craft
  • Aid and assist member in the improvment of their skills.
  • Provide resources to all person interested in leather craft, and to meet in a social setting
  • Bring before the members outstanding craftsmen in the field of leather art
  • The Columbine Leather Guild does not endorse any manufacturer's products
  • The Columbine Leather Guild is a non-political, non-profit, non-religious organization

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