Instructor: Thomas Carbone
|Biography: Tom is a self-described "development guy" everything can be improved and everything is an experiment."I am very interested in both the aesthetic and technical aspects of everything that surrounds us.""I began my self-directed shoe making apprenticeship in 2006 and have completed six workshops in the Craft of Shoe Making." His works combine traditional and modern techniques.Early on Tom concentrated on more Theatrical women's shoes but has more recently taken to the challenge men's shoes and sandals.
Classes by this instructor
Design, sew and walk away wearing your own handcrafted leather sneakers. Students will learn basic shoe making skills including construction, lasting and industrial sewing. No previous experience necessary. LOCATION: TAUBMAN CENTER July 29, 2024 to August 2, 2024, T*913A