top of page

8 mins



To achieve a true luxury level of leather, well-creased edges are a must. In this tutorial, Peter Nitz teaches you how to use the electric creasing machine, how to gauge the temperatures for different leathers and how to create perfectly straight lines and curved angles for your leather goods.

Tutorial Skills

1. Intro to the electric creasing machine
Interchangeable creasing tips
3. Creasing straight lines
4. Creasing tight curves and angles

5.  Temperature setting for different leathers

This video is only available as part of our Core Techniques Bundle.

Meet your instructor

Book Private Leatherworking Lessons with Peter Nitz in Zurich

In the heart of Zurich, Peter Nitz offers private leatherworking and leather crafting classes at his Atelier studio. Individuals or groups who partake in Peter’s week-long course will gain exclusive access to his luxury leather materials, tools and Atelier workshop. More importantly, they’ll be privy to Peter’s unparalleled leather crafting knowledge, having the opportunity to ask detailed questions while learning a broad range of leather crafting skills and techniques from the master himself. 


At the end of the week, students will leave with a self-made leather good of their choosing. To book a private leather course in Zurich with Peter Nitz, please fill out the contact form below.

bottom of page