(Approx an hour outside of Amsterdam)
Dominic, The Shoe Surgeon, teams up with Ecco leather in his first ever European sneaker school. With a focus on the adidas Stan Smith, the ideal canvas for creative customization and Ecco leathers exclusive materials, this 5 day beginner's intensive course will focus on deconstructing and reconstructing sneakers. A twist of sneaker customization mixed with traditional shoe making as well as industry tips and tricks from The Shoe Surgeon and his team.
Taught by The Shoe Surgeon, you’ll learn everything from removing soles to deconstructing a shoe, patterning basics, sewing, and reconstructing an upper. You'll learn to Skive, Sand, Last, Sew by hand and more.
Included in your class:
Shoe Surgeon T Shirt
Transportation from select hotels
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How much does the class cost? $3,000 USD
When is it? Sept 21-25th
What time does it start/finish? 10am - 5pm
Where is it? Dongen, Netherlands (Approx 1 hour outside of Amsterdam)
What level of experience do I need? No experience is necessary!
What do I need to bring? Nothing! All tools and materials will be provided you upon arrival.
What is included?:
- Materials (Leathers, soles, etc.)
- Tools (All tools necessary)
- Daily lunch
- Transportation from select hotels
- Sunday Supper
- Guest Speakers
Upon purchasing your spot for the Decon/Recon class in Dongen, Netherlands, you will receive an email with all information for the class and request for sizing.
*Terms: This class is nonrefundable. If for some reason you are unable to attend the class, you must give us at least a 72 hour notice and we can apply the $3,000 to another sneaker school only. Hotel is not included in this price. We will be happy to give recommendations for hotels, restaurants, etc.