Creating Natural Looking Feathers in Leather

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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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    Thank you Fred_Fred :)

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

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    Thank you so much, Caracoda ;) ;)

    Thank you for the nice comment, Francisco! :)

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

    Thank you so much!!

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

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    Thanks heaps, Paula!!! :)

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

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    Thank you for your appreciation, Callie :)

    Thank you lots, SoftRabbit! :-)

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