Seminars & Events
|10 July / Tuesday|
|Times - Location||Programme|
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
HAM YARD THEATRE
Open seminar on vegetable tanned leather:
THE TUSCAN WAY
The Genuine Italian Vegetable-Tanned Leather Consortium gathers together the Tuscan tanneries that produce vegetable-tanned leather.
INTRO TO THE PRESENTATION
Leather is the word used to identify a material obtained by the transformation of an animal raw hide.
It is very rare today to know where “things” come from and how they are made. Products, materials, ingredients are just there- ready to be used, transformed, consumed. But we need to look upstream to understand the whole picture.
Designers and makers know that it is indeed our concern and responsibility to comprehend the impact of our work and the choices we make. Let’s look at THE TUSCAN WAY…