Cow Camp Saddlery

Custom Leather Work

Classes

Come learn the art of making Chaps with Mark Barcus a Northwest Leather Master Competition winner! 

Mark has been working leather for over 40 years. He made if first pair of chinks in 1984 and as studied them ever sense, refining his skills with every pair. 15 years ago he created a one of a kind how to video on making chinks where he takes you from start to finish making one pair of chinks. He then started teaching one on one classes 6 years ago with great success. No mater your skill level  Mark has been able to help many learn the art of make a pair of chaps. Mark knows fit and function because not only does he make them but for 40 plus years as a cowboy, he has used them daily. What makes Mark a great teacher is that he can explain the why he does what he does.  

These classes  are held in Cody Wyoming so plan a few extra days and see the great sites there are to see like Yellowstone Park, and the Buffalo Bill Center Of The West.

Chink Making Class
Three day class
Learn to make a basic and functional pair of chinks.

Learn about leather types.
Learn about tools.
Learn how to create a pattern.
Learn some basic geo stamping. 
Learn how to use a leather stitcher.
Learn how to finish edges.


    Cost of this class is 1000.00 for the three days and includes materials.

Shotgun Making Class

Three day class
Learn to make a basic and functional pair of shotgun chaps

Learn about leather types.
Learn about tools.
Learn how to create a pattern.
Learn some basic geo stamping. 
Learn how to use a leather stitcher.
Learn how to finish edges.


    Cost of this class is 1000.00 for the three days and includes materials.

We have one opening left for our February 21st - 23rd  class 







Advanced Chink Making Class

This is a 5 day class.

We cover what is in the three day class but more in-depth.


Learn more about craving.

Learn more  about pockets

Learn twisted and turned fringe.


The cost of this class is 1600.00 for the five days and includes materials.

Advanced Shotgun Chap Class

This is a 5 day class.

We cover what is in the three day class but more in-depth.


Learn more about craving.

Learn more  about pockets

Learn twisted and turned fringe.


The cost of this class is 1600.00 for the five days and includes materials

Belt Making Classes

Need a new Belt?

Take our two day class!

Learn to Make a belt with us.

Learn what leather to use.

Learn how to Lay out the belt.

Learn tools used. 


This Class cost is 300.00 and includes Materials

Please contact us at our email

 cowcampsaddlery@gmail 

for scheduling a class at this time. 

We are working on a posted schedule.

Deposits

A deposit for all classes is required to hold a place in the class.

 The deposit for all classes is half down and is non refundable.

 We all know that life does happen, if it does and you are unable to attend your scheduled class just contact us and we can reschedule with you.

 There is a 15% reschedule fee and you must reschedule with in two years.