Works in Leather

Finished Hand Carved Design, 2010
Finished Hand Carved Design, 2010

Details
Details

Details of the hand carved main design on the flap of the bag, and the hand stitching and design around the inside clasp.

Design and Inspiration
Design and Inspiration

Detail of a design from a 17th C. Cavalry saddle blanket, photographed in the hotel des invalides paris. Hand drawn design ready to be transferred and carved A 17th C. ammunition satchel photographed in the hotel des invalides paris

Finished Hand Carved Design, 2010
Finished Hand Carved Design, 2010

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17th Century Military Style Satchel Bag Featuring Leather Carving, 2010


Made of veg tan leather, waterweave taffeta, metal findings. Finished with red leather dye,

and antiquing. Made as a personal project, 2010.

Leather Gauntlets
Leather Gauntlets

Designed to immobilize the wrist, and create a secure and sturdy connection to allow the performer to be manipulated like a puppet via poles that screw into the fixture on the back of the hand.

Prototypes
Prototypes

1st design and prototype designed and made by Rhys Jarman 2nd and 3rd variations Designed and made by Zepur Agopyan

Ankle Strap
Ankle Strap

Leather Gauntlets
Leather Gauntlets

Designed to immobilize the wrist, and create a secure and sturdy connection to allow the performer to be manipulated like a puppet via poles that screw into the fixture on the back of the hand.

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“Institute” by Gecko Theatre, 2014

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Designer/Maker of Leather Element:

Zepur Agopyan

 

Designer: Rhys Jarman

 

Artistic Director Gecko: Amit Lahav

 

 

Hand stiched and studded leather, with brass fittings, and padding.

The brass and timber mount screwed in through the leather (Designed and made by Rhys Jarman)

 

Designed and made in colaboration with Rhys Jarman, and Amit Lahav