Sarah Shurgin+1 (512) 736-5770
Leather selection and identification, tooling and stamping, 3D embossing, dyeing/painting, skiving, stitching, hardware setting, armor making, pattern making, wet molding, braiding, and more.
Social media managing: Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, Twitter, Youtube and Twitch live streaming. Adobe Photoshop, Video Editing with Adobe Premier, Google Docs, Shopify Storefront, Etsy Marketplace, OBS, Streamlabs OBS, Event Vending Experience. Square, Shopify, Etsy PoS.
January 2021 - PRESENT
Firebird Leather: Los Angeles, CA - Leather Goods Maker
- Select, cut, and prep leather
- Create leather goods requested
- Track inventory
- Design and hand paint leather for limited specialty items
March 2014 - Present
Bad Mood Leather, USA - Owner/Artisan
- Design and create leather goods such as wallets, journals, bags, costumes, armor, clocks, collars, wall art, etc.
- Manage all social media accounts.
- Teach leather techniques via live stream on Twitch.
- Build and maintain shop website through Shopify and Etsy
- Track finances and ship orders.
- Set up display and vendor booths at many events nationwide.
- In person sales and customer service.
- Taking custom commissions for and repairing various leather goods and costumes.