Canadian Leathercraft – Spring 2017 – Quarterly Newsletter by CSCL

The Canadian Society for Creative Leathercraft CANADIAN LEATHERCRAFT

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Volume LXV   No. 3


Spring 2017


The Convention weekend Theme was Trucks, Truckers and CB Radio Talk 10-4.

In this Edition…

Page 2  Notes from the Editor, Highlights of the past Executive Mtgs, Membership Info, CSCL Larmour Library

Page 3 Workshops

Page 3 – 12 The Annual

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To contact any of our Executive please refer to the CONTACT section of our Website.


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President: Jim Wilkes

1st Vice-Pres.:  Lauch Harrison

Past President: Rob Regan

Treasurer: Della Chynoweth

Secretary: Tracey Howard

Membership: Sheena Burger

Editor: Barbara Chynoweth

Website: Eugene Pik

Privacy Officer: Lauch Harrison


Note from the Editor….

The Quarterly Newsletter “Canadian Leathercraft” is your source of information about CSCL and its members. Also check out the CSCL website at and CSCL’s Facebook page.

Highlights from the Past Executive Council Meetings….

We continued with our skype monthly meetings part of the time which means that the Executive does not have to travel every month.

We worked on planning the Annual Meeting and looked at the possibilities of Workshops.

CSCL Membership

Have you paid your membership? It’s a new Membership Year (April 1 to March 31).

Send your membership along with your cheque made out to “The Canadian Society for Creative Leathercraft” to our Membership Chair:

Sheena Burger, 1085 Zion Rd, Little Britain, ON K0M 2C0

T: 705-786-7090 – [email protected]


General Member:

Individuals interested in leathercraft who belong to one of the CSCL Branches. (Need not be a leathercraft person.) $40.00

General Member – Student*:

A registered full-time student shall pay $5.00



Individual interested in leathercraft who does not belong to one of the CSCL Branches. (Need not be a leathercraft person.) $40.00

Sustaining Member:

Commercial Organizations interested in supporting the Society. $100.00 or material equivalent to $100.00.

CSCL Larmour Lending Library

The CSCL lending Library of Books and Patterns can be referenced on our web site Head to Gallery and click on CSCL Library of Books and Patterns. Under the Patter option there is 80 pages of patterns that may give you ideas of things to make. Under the Book section there is 13 pages of titles of Books and DVD’s about Leather crafting, design and colour. Remember these patterns and books are there for you to borrow from the library. Select item(s) you would like to borrow and send your list to Paul Kitchener at [email protected].

Branch Presidents will assist in pickup and delivery of the orders from branch members.

Members-at-large may order directly from Paul and arrange shipping or printing options, fees may apply.

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