Re: [SCA Newcomers] Hardened Leather Armor
- Indagoss wrote:
>Oh, please do! I very much want to work on this, as soon as we get some
> Well I think its been helpful. I think I will keep a photo log and
> journal of my experience with crafting hardened leather (think I'm
> going to go with wax hardened) and keep everyone posted. That way we
> can all learn how it really works.
> > I haven't actually tried any of the techniques offered, due to lack
> > money for leather. But from what I understand from the water-
> > page, tooling is probably best done either right after the leather
> > dries. I could be wrong.
> > Also, if you're doing water-hardened (the only page where the
> > information migrated into my long-term, if usually faulty, memory),
> > leather is going to shrink, possibly unevenly, so your designs may
> > look quite right afterwards. They'll defintely be smaller. :)
> > Sorry for the post of non-helpfulness. I just have no practical
> > experience yet.
> > YIS,
> > Fiora
money, but I'm always willing to learn vicariously. :)
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