Leatherwork is a part of visual expressions that frets about the creation of things and articles with calfskin as the main material. It includes the different procedures of setting up the skins (external covers of little creatures) and covers up (external covers of vast creatures) into cowhide and utilizing fitting apparatuses and materials and in addition methods to deliver calfskin articles. Leatherwork is in this manner not restricted to just the planning of the external covers of creatures into cowhide, additionally, the generation of articles utilizing the calfskin acquired.
Leatherwork as a field of study has a few social and monetary importance.
1. It fills in as a road for inventiveness and self-expression:
Leatherwork is a for all intents and purposes situated subject that obliges understudies to deliver a few viable works with different topics. In the execution of these works, imagination and self-expression is the prime concentration or is given the essential consideration. Understudies are required to create unique works and express their own selves utilizing the devices, materials, and strategies available to them. This aides in the advancement and improvement of the understudies’ innovative capacities. It likewise offers them a stage to convey what needs be.
2. It makes life worth living and agreeable:
The investigation of leatherwork goes for helping the learner to meet his or her fundamental necessities in life. At the point when the requirements of man are fulfilled, life ends up plainly pleasant, worth living and agreeable. Different articles which are critical required in the running of our every day exercises are created subsequently of the review in leatherwork. From the defensive attire of the individual, shoes, sacks and upholstery to the compartments of the market ladies are conceivable just through leatherwork.
Understudies are learned educated on the correct utilization of calfskin and are enriched with aptitudes in the generation of things in leatherwork. This makes life intriguing and worth living.
3. It makes a few work roads for learners and other individuals in the nation:
Because of the way that understudies are instructed and given pertinent abilities in the generation of calfskin articles, they can set up their own little scale businesses in cowhide creation. Likewise, leatherwork gives work to the immense populace of individuals in a nation. Some of these incorporate calfskin leather experts, mentors, merchants, professionals, and so on. Without the investigation of leatherwork, the greater part of the general population in our nation would have been jobless, consequently, without a work to have the capacity to battle for themselves, their families and the country all in all through the paying of charges.
4. It advances tourism and culture:
Different things created in leatherwork are sold to vacationers who visit the nation. They, thus, exchange the exportation of leatherworks to other outside terrains. Most calfskin articles bear our social images and this aides in the advancement of our Ghanaian rich social legacy. Cowhide things, for example, armlets, neckbands, wristlets, caps, documents and envelopes, sacks, shoes and so forth hugely advance the tourism business.
5. It prompts the change in one’s way of life:
Individuals who take part in organizations in leatherwork bear witness to the authentic truth that it has enhanced their way of life. In the event that oversaw appropriately, even a one article delivering endeavor can consequently change one’s way of life for the great.
6. It gives holders to items:
A few homestead create, for example, grains needs better and proficient containers for capacity. Essential records and documents are advantageously kept in portfolios in cowhide. Cowhide is the main material utilized as a part of the generation of compartments for an assortment of products and things delivered in the nation. On the off chance that these holders were not delivered through leatherwork, vital archives would have been absent and most homestead create would have been junk in deny transfers.