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Gift certificate — Classic football making workshop


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Looking for a unique gift that’s sure to hit the mark? A Farrah Football workshop gift certificate is a great way to gift our workshop experience with flexiblilty. Simply purchase the gift certificate and the recipient chooses the workshop date that suits them through our website or inquire about future release dates via email. This is an ideal experience for anyone from football enthusiasts to tinkerers. 

Award winning designer and leather worker, Tom Farrah guides students through every step in this immersive workshop experience culminating in a truly unique and beautiful handmade heirloom.

During this approximately 7 hour workshop participants will learn about old and new leather working techniques and tools, leather terminology, leather selection and proper leather care. Using magnificent full grain leather sourced from a local Victorian tannery, participants will hand cut and assemble their very own Aussie rules, rugby or American football from scratch.

No leather working experience is necessary however participants must be at least 15 years of age. Tea, Coffee and some nibbles are provided however it is advised to bring your own lunch.

During the workshop participants will be guided through:

  • leather selection
  • pattern use
  • hand cutting leather
  • football construction methods and linings
  • sewing machine operation
  • turning the football
  • lacing
  • leather care

What to bring:

  • Closed toe shoes
  • Lunch
  • Water bottle

Studio location: Number 1 Enterprise Way Bayswater, Victoria. Please arrive by 9.45am for a 10am start.


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