Making a Belt Pouch | Chapter 1, Creating the Pattern

Join us as we learn to make a belt pouch leather pattern. Chuck Dorsett takes us through the all the steps. We will learn all of the steps to make a leather pouch. We will also learn about tools and materials that we can use in our shop to aid in our leatherworking. Enjoy this first chapter. Join us for the second chapter on how to make a tooling pattern for the pouch’s flap.

Pattern Sheet, 24″ x 45″

12″ x 8″ Steel Square with Non-Slip Tape

#4 Heavy-Duty Scratch Awl 3-1/2″

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The Leather Element | Making Patterns From Scratch

In today’s video, Chuck shows how to make a pattern from scratch. Making patterns isn’t a quick process and it isn’t always easy, but if you take your time and make adjustments as you go, you’ll have a beautiful pattern in the end! Whether it’s a design you’ve had in the back of your mind for a while or something that was inspired by the shapes of a fellow crafter, let’s get those ideas on some pattern paper!
Pattern Sheet
Scratch Awl
Steel Square