eBook – Ballet Pumps
The ‘Ballet pumps for beginners’ online course is a fully illustrated step by step guide on how to make your own pair of flat pumps from home. The course includes 5 different styles of flat pumps and leaves you with the skills required to make any style in the future.
This online course includes helpful hints and links to videos to give students an authentic I CAN MAKE SHOES course experience right from your kitchen table. With the freedom to revisit the course at any time that suits you and no real deadline, this is the perfect taster course to get you cobbling from home.
Here’s what’s included:
WHAT YOU NEED
CHAPTER ONE: INSOLES
Discover how to trace and cut out your insoles. Get pro tips on how to stick surfaces together. Master the art of creating beautiful pleats.
CHAPTER TWO: UPPERS
Learn how to make patterns for your pumps. Helpful hints show you how to create professional curves for the backs. View how to correctly piece together the uppers and linings.
CHAPTER THREE: LASTING THE LINING
Learn the trick used by professionals to avoid getting sticky residue on your shoes. Vivid images show how to create the ideal shape you need. Find out how to work your way around the insole.
CHAPTER FOUR: STIFFENERS
Discover how to use a heat gun to keep your surfaces smooth. View expert guidance on sealing the toe puff. Learn how to correctly attach the back stiffener.
CHAPTER FIVE: LASTING THE UPPERS
Learn techniques to keep your leather surfaces flat. Easy-to-follow images show exactly how to make pleats. Explore expert ways to prepare your soles.
CHAPTER SIX: SOLES
Find out how to create a perfect-fit sole pattern. Get simple and expert advice on building a heel that’s just the right height. Learn how the professionals attach soles to shoes.
ADDITIONAL STYLES x 5
Once you purchase, you will automatically be shown a download button – remember to save the online course to your device.