What you'll do
Get hands on experience designing and making your very own canvas + leather carry all tote bag, using manual tools and a home sewing machine. Starting with a blank piece of canvas and leather components in hand, you will design and create a dimensional bag (about 14” H x 14” W x 2” D) complete with a gusset, inner pocket and leather key leash. This will be your favorite bag! Use it as a laptop carrier, farmer’s market tote or everyday handbag. You'll leave with a complete tote, stencil(s) that you can use for future projects, plus a ton of knowledge and confidence. Some things you’ll do + learn: Home sewing machine skills How to construct a dimensional bag How to make a pattern How to make a stencil Hand-painting on textile How to use a leather punch How to use a rivet setter
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I'm a self taught maker and a huge fan of the arts. I learned to draw and sew as a kid; I've been hooked since. Creating is a big part of my everyday life. I love the process of building something tangible. If you're curious about my work, please visit: www.timmymays.com or IG/FB @timmymays
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Where you'll be
This workshop takes place at my studio, located inside PHOENIX - a creative space for artists, co-working and events. I'm situated in the heart of downtown Alameda; a charming little neighborhood filled with great restaurants, mom & pop shops and beautiful Victorian homes.
If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sun, 25th Aug From 11:00 to 16:30.
£141 per person
4 of 4 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
Some experience recommended, but not required.
Make a Custom Carry All Tote Bag