Make-a-Shoe-Workshops

Short Course

  • 1 Day Basic
  • 2 Day Intermediate
  • 5 Day Basic

R990

1 Lesson

Enjoy a 6 hour long lesson filled with information about making shoes. Choose your size, your style, your fabric and the colour, and make a beautiful pair of shoes handcrafted by you.

R1900

1 Lesson

Enjoy a 6 hour long lesson filled with information about making shoes. Choose your size, your style, your fabric and the colour, and make a beautiful pair of shoes handcrafted by you.

R4950

5 Lessons

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Enjoy a 6 hour long lesson filled with information about making shoes. Choose your size, your style, your fabric and the colour, and make a beautiful pair of shoes handcrafted by you.

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Workshop &
Experience

Learn – Make – Sell

Fun, Social & Educational
Our workshops can be fun, social events. Perfect for team building, or social engagement. Come to our shoemaking studio and enjoy a day filled with informative information about making shoes. Make your very own pair of shoes to fit your feet, choose your style, colour and fabric or leather, and have fun. These workshops are perfect for skill enhancement, developing a sample, or testing the waters for a career in shoemaking. Come make your shoes today and have some fun.

See what our students are making on Facebook & Instagram – #Createstyle

Our Shoemaking Workshops

1 Day Shoemaking Workshop (Basic)

Our 1 day workshop allows students to make one pair of shoes.

    • Choose a style (Ladies Pump, Ladies Sandal, Men’s Sandal, Men’s Loafer, or Ladies Loafer)
    • Choose your size (3 -9)
    • Choose your material (wide range of Leathers and Fabrics)

2 Day Shoemaking Workshop (Intermediate)

    • Choose a Style (Ladies High Heel, Ladies Wedge Sandal, Men’s Espadrille, Ladies Brogue lace Up, Unisex Sneaker)
    • Choose your Size (Ladies 3 -9), (Men 7 – 11)
    • Choose your Material (Wide range of Leathers and Fabrics)

5 Day Shoemaking Workshop (Multiple Shoes)

    • Make 3 to 4 pairs of shoes
    • Learn to make Soles
    • Learn to sew on an industrial sewing machine
    • Learn Closed Shoes & Sandals
    • Choose your size (3 -9)
    • Choose your material (wide range of Leathers and Fabrics)

Interested in a career in shoe design?

Download our brochure now which can provide more information.

“…I had lovely experience and I extremely enjoyed my course in footwear design and engineering. I can now design and manufacture my own shoes, Thanks a lot to Athena Louca the Head of Footwear Design and Bag Design at Style Architects….“

Lilo Mtshweni-Mashike, Pretoria – Part Time Shoe Design Course & Shoe Workshop

What You Should Know

  • Tools
  • Enrollment Requirements
Tools Required
Tools Needed

Everything is supplied to the students for them to use during the workshop. Students are required to bring the following:

  • Apron
  • Notebook
  • Sharp Scissors
  • Any Crafts or Decorations for your shoes
  • Specific leather for sample making(non-compulsory)
Tools for Purchase

Students can purchase components that is being used at the premises of the school. The school supplies shoemaking & handbag making tool kits, shoemaking lasts, handbag materials, machinery and consumables. Style Architects also designs technical patterns for purchase for handbag designs and shoe designs.

Enrollment Details
Days and Times

Shoemaking workshops are held every month – Please phone in at least 2 weeks before to book your seat. Limited seats available only 8 students per workshop.

New Courses

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Contact Us

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