Modern Leatherwork for Makers: Traditional Craft Techniques Meet CNC and 3D Printing

Ebook Details


Tim Deagan

Year 2017
Pages 238
Publisher Maker Media, Inc
Language en
ISBN 9781680453201
File Size 109.72 MB
File Format EPUB
Download Counter 532
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Ebook Description

Take leather crafting into the 21st century with this complete guide that marries traditional skills to the latest CNC and 3D printing technologies. Learn how to start making your own leather creations with traditional tools, and then take them to incredible new levels with digital design techniques. Leatherworking is one of humankind's oldest skills and remains a fun and exciting way to make great-looking wearables, accessories, and cosplay items. 3D printers and even hobbyist-class CNC machines have created fantastic new opportunities for new directions in this popular hobby. The book is perfect for makers new to leatherworking, as well as experienced leatherworkers who want to understand how to integrate new digital fabrication tools into their workbench. Written by an experienced leatherworker and programmer, this is a resource that makers will turn to again and again.Highlights: