High Heel Fashion Shoemaking – Pumps

High Heel Fashion Shoemaking – Pumps

A 7-Day Intensive hands-on, creative, total immersion shoemaking experience for those who want to really “take in” shoemaking.

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Fashion Shoemaking – Advanced Skills

Fashion Shoemaking – Advanced Skills

13-day advanced fashion shoemaking course is designed for those serious about fashion shoemaking and/or headed for a shoemaking and design career.

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Fashion Boots

Fashion Boots

Design and make your own unique pair of Fashion Boots. High heels, platforms, crazy leathers and flamboyant trimmings – what a chance to let your creativity go wild!

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Men’s Dress Shoes

Men’s Dress Shoes

Our Mens Dress Shoes workshop guides you through every stage in the process of hand making a pair of classic men’s oxfords. Premium French calf is used in both courses and the results are stunning.

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Hiking Boots for Everyone

Hiking Boots for Everyone

Learn the skills and techniques used by professionals to make high quality custom hiking boots for men and women.

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Moccasins

Moccasins

Easy construction allows students to indulge their creativity, sense of color and design. Because mocs can be made without heavy shoemaking equipment, students can continue making these colorful shoes once they return home.

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Shoemaking Courses Offered

  • Ladies Fashion Shoemaking
  • Renaissance Moccasins/Simple Shoes
  • High Style Fashion Boots
  • Men’s Dress Shoes
  • Hiking Boots For Everyone
  • Western Bootmaking
    3 week seminars and 60-day apprenticeships
  • One-on-One Tutoring In All Styles
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Teaching Philosophy & Methods

Teaching is all about the student. How a teacher expands him/her is the “magic”. Our philosophy of teaching shoemaking and our special teaching methods are closely linked. The creation of fashion shoes – all shoes for that matter – is a unique creative experience. Nearly 4 decades of instructing shoemaking firmly supports our belief that every student is creative even beyond what they can imagine!

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Why Choose Bonney & Wills?

We are dedicated to providing complete hands-on shoemaking and shoe design courses.
As teachers, our first priority is to make your learning experience feel seamless and natural to you. Whether your class is a once in a time lifetime adventure or the start of a shoemaking career, we are here to totally support you at whatever level you choose.

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