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Decoupaged & My Leather Wallets...

Decoupage is the art of decorating an object or a surface with cutout paper from magazines or purposed-made papers for such. Purposed-made is the paper I prefer to use on my leather. Think of a very cool paper napkin, a napkin with very intricate or interesting graphics on them glued to the surface of the leather using adhesive mixtures and layers of protective water based acrylic coats. Once this process is applied to the leather I then cut my wallets, giving them a smooth look and great resistance for the task they are designed for. This technique is very old and dates back to the 12th century. Honestly, I use to think of this method as a very old and...

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Hand Painted Leather!

Hello everyone! I've been playing with different techniques, finding and growing myself as the designer and artist I am... Having said that, some of you have noticed on my IG images of painted accessories, the sunglasses cases. I have to say I like how they are looking and becoming unique kinds of their own. It is fun to see the final product coming together. This is one of my favorite moments of product design or design in general and is a journey sometimes (most of the time) without a known destination... It's a fantastic process of techniques, rules and theory but in reality you don't really know what the end result is until you have it there in front of you. 

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New Leather Wallets Done!

Hello guys! I have been working on these cool wallets for men and they are finally done!! You will find them in our Wallets category or All we got . The wallets came out very nice, it is the result of a long research experimenting with materials and techniques. I used very thin paper over leather through a Decoupage technique, it wasn't easy to get my process right where I wanted, there is very little to non info on what wanted to achieve with this... So It was lot of trial an error but finally I got it right :) So get ready for more of it in different ideas or products, I hope you guys love it as much!! 

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We will be at Renegade Craft Brooklyn Dec 21st and Dec 22nd

Hello guys! I just wanted to let you all know we will be at the exciting Renegade Craft on December 21st and 22nd :) Come see us and find the prefect and unique gift you are looking for this holiday season, You will find something for sure there are so many talented Designers and Makers it will fun and interesting!  Saturday, 11 am — 5 pm Sunday, 11 am — 5 pm Brooklyn Expo Center79 Franklin St.Brooklyn, NY 11222 Check out our IG for the latest posts @handjobleathergoods  

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First Sale On Etsy :)

Hi Guys! I haven't really focused on Etsy  But... For the past 3 weeks I've been working on it and we got our first sale through that channel :) It's very exciting too see it is paying off! Thanks for the support!!  Check out our IG for the latest posts @handjobleathergoods

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