Virtual Year-Round Hide Tanning - Part 2 - Winter Hide Work
Winter Hide Work is the second part of a 3-part online series called Virtual Year-Round Hide Tanning. In the series Kanina shares how she tans hides year-round to make smoked hide aka brain tanned hide aka buckskin. The series is an accumulation of 6 years of knowledge gathering and skill building. The focus is on moose hide tanning, however the techniques can be used for other animal hides.
PLEASE NOTE: this option does not come with access to session recordings or slides. The Full Series option does.
Winter hide work includes:
- Hydrating prepped hide OR
- Thawing prepped hide
- Adding lacing holes
- Stretching the hide on a frame to freeze
- Frost scraping hair and grain
- Frost scraping membrane
- Thinning hide
- Freeze drying hides
- Tools and equipment used
This will be presented live on Zoom twice this Winter:
December 13, 2023 @ 6-8 p.m. CT/Winnipeg time
January 13, 2024 @ 1-3 p.m. CT/Winnipeg time
Zoom sessions are approximately 2 hours long with a presentation and Q&A period. This purchase gets you access to both live Zoom sessions. Zoom links will be sent to the email you use when purchasing. You will not have access to the session slides or recording.
There are two fee options:
- Full price - $50 - use if you are financially able to
- Reduced - $25