shoemaking

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shoe·mak·er

 (sho͞o′mā′kər)
n.
One that makes or repairs shoes.

shoe′mak′ing n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shoemaking - the shoemaker's tradeshoemaking - the shoemaker's trade    
craft, trade - the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
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It featured a one-day skill acquisition on bag, bead and shoe making using local fabrics, while the empowerment, which was the highpoint was graced by dignitaries from all walks of life, including the patron of the foundation, Mr Jimi Agbaje; colleagues of the movie producer: Grace Armah, Doris Simeon, Ejiro Okurame, Gloria Mba, Monalisa and ace comedy actor, Victor Osuagwu.
The owners have kept the heavy machines for shoe-making as remnants of a glorious past and these are now conversation pieces in the charming restaurant, along with other memorabilia of their shoe making business.
The embroidery of Makran, mirror work of Quetta, Kalat, Khuzdar, Dera Bugti and Panjgor, gold thread embroidery of Zhob and Sibi, leatherwork of Marri area, Lehri, Kalat and Turbat, Rugs and Namdas of Chaghi, Kalat, Ziarat and Pishin, Saddle bags of Bugti and Marri Tribal areas, Pottery of Dhadar, Bhag and Gulistan, perfume making of Kharan, Makran and Kalat, Wood carving of Kalat, stone carving of Nushki, Dalbandin and Quetta, shoe making of Marri and Bugti areas, woolen products of Makran, Kharan and Chaghi, copper utensils of Loralai, jewellery of Makran, Khuzdar, Pishin, Lorali and Nushki and beadwork of Marri tribal areas.
Retrenchment from the company where he worked got him a separation pay that became the start of his venture in shoe making.
Yesterday the Townhouse art gallery gave this promising artist the opportunity to revive and glorify the craft of shoe making.
The other alternative - also not addressed by the major parties - is an economy which is based on sustainability, less reliance on imported goods and the nurturing of small and medium sized businesses serving local needs - including shoe making.
Having invested millions of pounds to create one of the most advanced shoe making facilities in the world, Hotter is creating the next generation of comfort footwear in its Lancashire factory.
RAWALPINDI -- Mushrooming shoe making and paper making factories have turned Bangash Colony into volcano posing life threats to the residents.
Among those present were eight Brazilian firms, giants in the country's textile and shoe making industries.
According to EPD sources, in the area of Shera kot,two shoe making units-Plus soft shoes and Air soft shoes were working in the residential area.
Now they are offering the city's stylistas the chance to step into the world of design themselves by offering shoe making workshops.
Beginners and advanced shoemakers come to the college from around the world and from a variety of backgrounds to learn classic shoe making.