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Tanning Hides of Animals

DIY Video Tutorial On How To Tan A Hide | Homesteading Skills and Ideas by Pioneer Settler at


Have you ever wondered "how did the natives make such beautiful and soft leather without all the chemicals?" We will attempt to explain the process so you can try it at home. We are assuming that...


Brain Tanning Deer Hides

Step by step instructions for tanning deer hides with either brains or eggs.


How to Tan a Hide

How To Tan A Hide: A method of tanning leather that is low cost and low labor compared to other methods of tanning.


The most natural method to tan any hide is brain tanning. Most animals have enough brains to successfully tan their own hide, and it is said that the resul