Leather Ballet Journal

Leather Ballet Journal


My ballet journal has been designed with a young ballerina in mind, just starting out on her training. This handmade, hand-tooled leather journal with enable her to record her progress and her performances. And help her to visualise her first standing ovation! 


The front cover depicts a ballerina doing an arabesque en pointe. The back cover shows the appreciative audience from the view point of the dancer. This journal would make a perfect gift for any ballet lover.


This piece is a one off piece of art created as an entry in an art fair. 


The ballet journal size is:

Dimensions: 230mm x 150mm x 30mm when closed 
Weight: 440 grams (including notepad)


The ballet journal comes with a large moleskin pad


To refill it takes large moleskin sketch note pads (210mm x 130mm {8.25x5in})


This journal has been made from premium English Vegetable tanned leather (leather tanned using oak bark), the design on the front cover has been hand-tooled a process of carving and stamping the leather with hand tools, to give it a unique texture and feel. Before being hand dyed, assembled and hand stitched with artificial sinew using the saddle stitch method, then finished with Carnauba cream to create a robust, hard wearing travel companion.


The journal comes in a black linen and orange cord bag, with T Cole Crafts leather tag on the front.

  • Shipping

    The item will be send Royal Mail Special Delivery. The item will be inside a T Cole Crafts branded black linen bag with orange cord.