CRAFTCAST Making a Custom Designed Leather Journal with your Silhouette Curio with Cindy Pope

Making a Custom Designed Leather Journal with your Silhouette Curio

Instructor Bio: 
148 minutes

Join Silhouette Guru, Cindy Pope and learn how to use your Silhouette Curio to create a custom designed leather journal. Yes, Cindy has done it again and is showing us all how to create an original keepsake leather journal.

Learn how to “tool” your leather with a design you create using the Silhouette software. Then see how Cindy cuts and preps the leather for Curio etching, showing you the exact settings you need to get a result you’ll flip over. Watch and see how to stain, edge finish and add a beautiful inside lining and then finish off the project with a riveted closure and some journal paper.

Get ready to fall in love with leather and all the possibilities you can create with your Silhouette Curio!

Also included for FREE, the svg file that Cindy uses in the video.

**BONUS**Cindy always has some fantastic bonus videos. With this class you get the following: Engraving a Quote, Making a Journal Template, User Define Settings Set-up and Adapting your Cameo to Engrave Leather. Over 40 minutes of BONUS videos, plus design files.

The full recording and a PDF handout of resources and links is included.

No experience necessary.

Covered In This Class: 
  • choosing leathers
  • creating design
  • mat prep
  • tool settings
  • etching
  • leather prep
  • adhering lining
  • closure rivet
  • adding journal paper

Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Silhouette Software Version 4.1
  • Designer Version of the software
  • Silhouette Curio
  • tooling leather
  • lining leather
  • ratchet blade
  • Protect™ film
  • Chomas etching tool
  • scalpel
  • rivets
  • edging tool
  • leather stains and dyes
  • sealer
  • Elastic cording
  • Traveler’s Journals

Included in your purchase is the FULL recording of the entire LIVE class to watch over and over again, plus a PDF with notes and online resources.

Please note: PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.