A Virtual Companion to the Exhibition

All Things Useful and Artistic

Applied Arts at Mount Allison University 1906-1960

Leatherwork

Students learned tooling, carving, dyeing, working with lacing and using specialty tools to build up textures in their designs. The designs were then incorporated into functional objects such as  bookends, stools, wallets, folios, book covers and belts.

 

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Owens Art Gallery | Mount Allison University | Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

Credits

A project funded by the Sheila Hugh MacKay Foundation