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Custom Sandal Workshop

Custom Sandal Workshop

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I am an expert artisan shoemaker. Shoes are functional art and creating them is my greatest passion. I believe anyone can learn to make shoes. Practice makes perfect, but the average person can learn to make a simple pair of sandals and wear them after one workshop. Making is the key to happiness..
Debra
Debra
Debra
Debra

What we’ll do

The drive to Makerville Studio is 20 minutes from Palm Desert along the Palm to Pines Scenic Highway. The street address is 70101 Highway 74. Makerville is situated in the mountains, in the middle of national park land. It is quiet, serene and inspirational. We will provide various leathers and trims to help you create the sandal or slide of your dreams. There will be thong style, wide banded…

What else you should know

I will need to know your usual shoe size in advance of the class. Please email or text me when you book. Debra Hovel 612-483-0993 or debrahovel@gmail.com

What I’ll provide

Drinks
snacks supplies and tools

What to bring

Bring lunch for yourself to enjoy at the break

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Where you'll be

Makerville is a collective of artisans and creative people who gather to collaborate in a shared, inspirational place, in nature. This de-commissioned Elks summer camp has been reimagined as a place to meet new friends, make things and experience the joy of camaraderie while being creative.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Bring lunch for yourself to enjoy at the break

More tips

I will need to know your usual shoe size in advance of the class. Please email or text me when you book. Debra Hovel 612-483-0993 or debrahovel@gmail.com
Debra
Custom Sandal Workshop
4 reviews
$139/person
4 reviews
$139/person