Tanning is the art of taking an unworked hide and turning it into a more
valuable and usable commodity. Merchants are trained in this art, and
experienced rangers often acquire it along the way.
craft (item1) (item2) into (desired result)
> craft golden into fine leather hide
> craft strip into leather hide
> craft brown into sleek tanned hide
> craft rough into tanned tandu hide
> craft sleek paste into supple cunyati-oiled leather
Some hides are substantially more difficult and time-consuming to
tan than others. In some cases, only close examination will distinguish
a tanned hide from its untanned version.
See also: crafting, guild_merchant, guild_ranger