A fur atelier director at work

A fur atelier director at work

by

One of my greatest pleasure in life has always been drawing or painting. My passion for art doesn’t  however stop…
Read More

Armand Herscovici, Canadian fur artisan, early 1950s

Armand Herscovici, Canadian fur artisan, early 1950s

by

Armand Herscovici, grandfather of Truth About Fur’s senior researcher Alan Herscovici, learned the furrier’s art from his father in Paris, before…
Read More

The fur tanning process

The fur tanning process

by

In this visit to a tanning plant, we follow the process of transforming raw beaver pelts into a material ready…
Read More

Peter Dawe, leather specialist

Peter Dawe, leather specialist

by

“I have been passionate about art since I was a child. As I was growing up, sewing quickly became way…
Read More

Fur design studio, Centria University, Finland

Fur design studio, Centria University, Finland

by

This is the fur design studio of Centria University in Pietersaari in Finland. It was so nice to meet the…
Read More

Participants in the “Fur Futures” program, 2016

Participants in the “Fur Futures” program, 2016

by

Participants in a “Fur Futures” program organised by the International Fur Federation, at a mink farm outside Toronto, April 2016….
Read More

Designers visit North American Fur Auctions, 2016

Designers visit North American Fur Auctions, 2016

by

In 2016, fur design student Jacob Shanbrom and Montreal designers Rim and Rita Elias visited North American Fur Auctions (NAFA) as part of the…
Read More