Learn the primitive skill of hide tanning. Participate in the ancient process of turning raw hide into leather that can be used for clothing, tools and other folk craft projects.
We focus on tanning methods functional for
hides of both small and large animals. Hide tanning is labor intensive, in this program you work as a team to complete a full hide of leather intended for Trackers youth camps. Everyone completes the program with a swatch of finished buckskin.