Short Term Courses

Scuola del Cuoio Short-Term Courses are designed to give an introduction of the leather crafting trade to people interested in participating in a unique brief learning experience studying under a Master Leather Craftsman. These courses do not have set beginning and ending dates, therefore participants are free to schedule their brief learning experience according with their preference and availability. The Short-Term Courses are ideal for visitors, small groups, students and anyone interested in culturally enriching their stay in Florence and are available only for participants who are over 18.

Short-Term Courses can be organized upon request, Monday through Friday from 10.00 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to 17.00 Short-Term Courses are Half-Day (3 hours), Full-Day (6 hours), Week Course (5 days - 30 hours).

3 Hour Workshop

(Available upon request)

The Half-Day Course begins with an introduction to Scuola del Cuoio and a short lecture about the materials used in creating leather products. Participants then enter the workshop and are given a smock to wear while the Master Craftsman teaches the participant how to cut, assemble and finish a handsome book cover. Course fees include: Introductory Lecture, Lesson with Master Craftsman, Materials and Finished Book Cover with blank page journal inside.

Number of ParticipantsFee per Participant
1€256,00
2€183,00
3€170,00
4 – 10€146,00
11 – 16€134,00

6 Hour Workshop

(Available upon request)

In this Full-Day Course participants receive an introduction to Scuola del Cuoio and a short lecture about the materials used in creating leather products. Participants assemble and finish a handsome leather pouch-style handbag. Course fees include: Introductory Lecture, Lesson with Master Craftsman, Materials and Finished Handbag or Frame..

Number of ParticipantsFee per Participant
1€370,00
2€335,00
3€323,00
4 – 10€292,00
11 – 16€268,00

6 Hour Belt Workshop

(Available upon request)

In this Full-Day Course participants receive an introduction to Scuola del Cuoio and a short lecture about the materials used in creating leather products. Participants assemble, hand stitch and finish a cowhide belt with solid cast brass buckle. The belt will be personalized by embossing the participants monogram by the buckle. Course fees include: Introductory Lecture, Lesson with Master Craftsman, Materials and Finished belt.

Number of ParticipantsFee per Participant
2€427,00
3€335,00
4 – 10€280,00
11 – 16€258,00


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