Canadian Leathercraft – Spring 2020 – Quarterly Newsletter by CSCL

Volume LXVIIII No. 2


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In this Edition…

Page 2 Notes from the Editor, Highlights of the past Executive Mtgs, Membership Info, CSCL Larmour Library
Page 3 – CSCL LeatherWork Virtual Competition, Creases & Burnishing on Light Weight Leather
Page 4 – Using a head Knife?
Page 5 – Cutting Surface for LeatherWork. Cutting Boards of End Grain Hardwood, Aluminum & Glass
Page 6 – Broadening the Understanding of Leathercraft
Page 7 – Projects from the MAL
Page 8 & 12 – Threading the Needle

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President: Lauch Harrison
1st Vice-Pres.: Jim Wilkes
Past President: Jim Wilkes
Treasurer: Della Chynoweth
Secretary: Richard Borrow/Lauren Malec
Membership: Kim Winchester
Editor: Barbara Chynoweth
ECO: Eugene Pik
Privacy Officer: Lauch Harrison
Workshops: Lauch Harrison, Jim Wilkes, Lester Pinter

Note from the Editor….

The 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. I am always looking for articles for the Newsletter, do you have a project that you have done that you think everyone would be interested in seeing, we are looking for articles?

Highlights from the Past Executive Council Meetings….

Your CSCL Executive have been holding Zoom meetings each month. This year we are going to hold the AGM by Zoom on May 8th from 10 a.m. to Noon. We are also holding a virtual competition for judging entries. See page 3 for the judging requirements.

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