Introduction: Creating Natural Looking Feathers in Leather

I've been asked a couple of times if I could do an instructional video about how I create my sculpted leather feathers. So I made my first ever instructional video.

Materials needed are:

6 oz vegetable tanned leather

A scalpel (size 3) with a new and really sharp blade

A stylus

A hair blade (optional, you could also use the scalpel instead)

A back grounding tool

Fiebings "Bag Kote" (or any other leather sealing component)

Step 1:

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FRED_FRED (author)2016-10-10

voted-love it

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GinaA28 (author)FRED_FRED2016-10-10

Thank you Fred_Fred :)

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caracoda (author)2016-10-10

Great video and beautiful result Gina, you have my vote!

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GinaA28 (author)caracoda2016-10-10

Thank you so much, Caracoda ;) ;)

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FranciscoC156 (author)2016-10-06

By far a fantastic work. Gina has the magic touch.

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GinaA28 (author)FranciscoC1562016-10-06

Thank you for the nice comment, Francisco! :)

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taxyman1 (author)2016-10-05

Very nice video Gina! Very informative!

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GinaA28 (author)taxyman12016-10-05

I'm glad you liked it :) Thank you :)

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DanielaS40 (author)2016-10-05

Very nice!

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GinaA28 (author)DanielaS402016-10-05

Thank you so much!!

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marquispg (author)2016-10-04

Great job Gina, and you got my vote for the Tandy competition.

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GinaA28 (author)marquispg2016-10-05

Thanks heaps, Paula!!! :)

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Callie Lea (author)2016-10-02

So lovely and inspiring! Great video - thanks so much!

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GinaA28 (author)Callie Lea2016-10-02

Thank you for your appreciation, Callie :)

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SoftRabbit (author)2016-09-27

Best feather what i have seen. Ever

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GinaA28 (author)SoftRabbit2016-09-28

Thank you lots, SoftRabbit! :-)

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Swansong (author)2016-09-27

This is beautiful!

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GinaA28 (author)Swansong2016-09-27

Thank you, hope it could be of any use for you :)

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