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Shoemaking with the Cordwainer Shop: The Mercury Sandal

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Course Overview

Join Molly Grant of the Cordwainer Shop to make a smart summer shoe: the Mercury Sandal. This stylish sandal features an open toe, a choice of ankle straps, and a buckle closure. The project can be entirely hand-sewn or partially completed on Molly’s antique industrial sewing machine. Students will be able to add a variety of personal touches to the vamp using fancy stitching or appliques. A variety of colors of leather will be available, offering many ways to personalize the Mercury. Some hand strength will be needed; sewing machine experience helpful but not required. Youth ages 15 and up can participate on their own; 12 and up are welcome with an adult.

Required Tools

  • All tools will be provided by the instructor and North House

Optional Tools

  • Scissors

Dates

Tue, Jun 14th, 2022  –  Thu, Jun 16th, 2022

Course Details

Hours: 9am-5pm each day
Tuition: $300.00
Materials fee: $275.00

Meet the Instructor

North House Folk School photo of instructor, Molly Grant
Molly Grant
Deerfield, NH

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Shoemaking with the Cordwainer Shop: The Mercury Sandal