FOR WHOM:

- Individuals of all skill levels interested in a unique creative experience customizing and constructing their very own pair of fashion sneakers (unisex)

 

PRIMARY FOCUS:

- Providing a rudementary understanding of how sneakers are made

- Customizing and assembling a unique pair of sneakers (unisex) (high or low tops)

- Students will end up with the wearble pair of sneakers that they participated in creating

 

OVERVIEW:

- Choice of pre-developed upper patterns (high or low top)

- Choice of a wide range of provided materials, colors and other embellishments, or students can bring their own materials (at their own costs)

- Instruction in cutting and preparing of their shoes' uppers

- Presentation of the assembling process

- Presentation of the closing (stitching) process

- Instruction and guidance during the hands-on lasting (forming their uppers around the lasts)

- Instruction and guidance during the hands-on soling process.

 

WHAT YOU NEED:

- A RD sneaker construction kit (Available for purchase on this site) which includes with one pair of sneaker lasts in your size, a pattern for either a low or high-top pair of sneakers that matches your lasts, all the necessary tools, and components/materials (you can utilize your materials, but your own costs) needed for one  (1) pair

- A creative and enthusiastic spirit

- Any materials, ornaments or embellishments students might want to use (at their own costs)(NOTE: Because many materials, ornaments or embellishments may NOT be compatible with the designs and processes we are using, their use is at the creative descretion of the course leader)

 

FORMATS / DURATIONS:

This is a virtual class that will meet for either:

- Two (2) eight (8) hour sessions or

- Eight (8), two (2) hour sessions

SIGN UP TODAY, ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED

Shoemaking: Fashion Sneaker Virtual Course

$795.00Price