Tag: Techniques

The Ultimate Guide to U.S. Army Survival Skills, Tactics, and Techniques (Paperback)

Here for the first time in one place is everything you will ever need to know in order to survive just about any difficult or dangerous situation.  Drawing from dozens of the U.S. Army’s official field manuals, editor Jay McCullough has culled a thousand pages of the most useful and curious tidbits for the would-be […]

Leatherwork: A Manual of Techniques (Paperback)

Leather is a strong and versatile material, which is highly suitable for handicrafts. Anyone can learn the techniques of leatherworking, and with some basic tools and a little patience can produce articles that are both aesthetically pleasing and practical. This book offers advice on selection of tools and different types of leather; step-by-step instruction on […]

The Art and Craft of Leather: Leatherworking tools and techniques explained in detail (Hardcover)

Creating handsome leather products is an enjoyable and rewarding hobby, but it’s a craft that requires training and specialized tools. This attractive volume presents beginners with the information and instruction they need to get started. Following a brief illustrated history of leathercraft, the authors describe how animal hides are processed into various types and grades […]

The Leatherworking Handbook: A Practical Illustrated Sourcebook of Techniques and Projects (Paperback)

From Booklist Michael’s guide covers basic leatherworking techniques, describes the scientific makeup of an animal skin, explains the tanning process, and depicts an efficient workshop setup. In addition, Michael specifies tools and equipment and lists the materials necessary to sew, dye, glue, and finish each project. Line drawings combined with photographs effectively illustrate methods used […]