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Checkers Game Board

Vegetable-tanned leather is the material of choice for this travel checkers or chess board, as it creates a dramatic contrast between the dye and the natural surface underneath. The thin leather rolls and unrolls easily, and the optional checkers pieces make for a complete game.

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Finished size

10×11 inches (25.5×28cm)

Materials

1 piece 2–3 ounce (0.8–1.2mm) vegetable-tanned leather, 10×11 inches (25.5×28cm), for the game board

1 piece 6–7 ounce (2.4–2.8mm) bridle leather, 24×¼ inches (61×0.6 cm), for the thong closure

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