Bag Making with Incomplete Stitches – Apex Carry 27th & 28th Jan
The Apex Carry pouch workshop is the perfect as a hold all, for a day out, as a beach bag, as a carry on bag or an everyday shopper . Perfect for experienced beginners but with added options for more advanced sewists. The pattern was designed by Sarah Jolley who will be teaching this two day workshop. Sarah is an experienced sewist and pattern designer with a large amount of patterns to her sewing name, Incomplete Stitches.
Apex Carry – Snap closure option
Experienced Beginner to Intermediate
During the course participants will learn :
- how to prepare and sew a bag using a paper pattern
- to insert a zipped welt pocket and a patch pocket.
- how to box out corners.
- how to neatly piece together external pockets.
- know how to attach straps
- know how to add snap closures
- about appropriate interfacing
- the joys of birthing a bag!
- how to neatly sew the lining closure with a ladder stitch.
Date: Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th Janurary
Time: 11am – 4pm (incl. 1 hr lunch break)
Duration: 10hrs over 2 days
Location: Crafty Studio, 2a Prospect Ave, Harts Corner, Glasnevin Dublin 9.
Each student will receive an A0 print of the Apex to use during class, and a digital copy with instructions will be emailed to you upon booking, for future use. We will also have a small a selection of bag making fabric, for you to select from during class, but others co-ordinating fabrics, straps and closures are available to purchase with a 10% discount to students.
We will send you your copy of the pattern in advance and ask all students to have it cut our ready for the workshop. Please select click and collect or postage options at the checkout.
In a bid to be more sustainable and to keep cost down we ask all students to bring your own keep cup/mug and take away any non recyclable waste.
Please bring a fabric scissors and pins if you have them. Sewing machines are available to use but must be requested in advance.
We look forward to having you in class.