Tag «skill»

Love Your Leather: Basic Leather Care

Proper care and maintenance of your leather gear can prolong its life. From boots to apparel to floggers and whips, this class teaches the basic skills needed to keep your leather looking good. Starting with a simple, basic kit to a bootblack’s wet dream, explore products and gear to find what you need so you …

Connective Bootblacking

Sitting for a bootblack can be enjoyable, much like a hair stylist or manicure. But how can it be taken beyond a typical service? Whether you are the bootblack or are sitting for one, learn tips, tricks and ideas to make your bootblacking experience more connected and shared. From simple blacking techniques, to creating a …

Playing With Fire

An informative overview covering safety and risk awareness concerning fire play and a discussion concerning equipment and materials followed by a demonstration of several techniques including fleshing, drumming, flash cotton, and cupping using a variety of tools such as batons, knives, etc. Participants may engage in guided hands-on learning experience with several techniques. Suggested Duration: …