There is so much work to do to get a bowel movement back to normal. 70% of the work is done by hand, as details will never be detected by machine. And yet a single defect in the saddle can cost the horse his life and injure his rider.
Each step counts
The materials we had separately are gradually joining together. At each step, they shape what the chair will be: we fill the frame with natural straw, align, pass through the sewing machine and finally a needle and thread by hand, sew the skin on the frame, the lining so that everything is repaired and perfectly adapted. The workshop is located in the countryside, among the breeders of animals where the leather is still raw.
The subject of skins and materials is very complex, because the saddler has a wide range of skins. Click here for details on the type of skin to work on, from fish skins to cow skins to wild animal skins, there is a wide variety. The region of Andalusia and North Africa are the best for all the subject of tanned animals, simply because of the climate, draughts give these skins the quality.
What characterizes this stool restoration workshop most?
The most important difference is that we do teaching work with students who learn from day to day and we try to be able to train in two branches: the traditional and ancient saddlery, the manual, and another dedicated to the current, which is defined by the day-to-day fashion, which is what is really done in other countries. Saddlery will not become an academic study, because it is the practice and wisdom of each professional, it is what gives the product a good quality.
You have the online saddle restoration tutorial that you can easily follow and enjoy.