This course is not running during 2014

5 day courses

Bags suspended from metal frames have been in and out of fashion over the years, the very best examples have become classic bags. Finding good quality frames, suitable leathers and framing tools are the key elements.
These courses will cover:

Students showing leather bags

Students showing leather bags they have made

  • Principles of framed bag construction/ styles/options
  • How to cut patterns for the main body and lining for a chosen frame
  • The making of several simple hand stitched framed leather bags using hand framing tools

These courses are not suitable for complete beginners.
Course notes are provided
Materials are not included in the course fee

Please Note: If this course show as FULL on the ‘ Course Calendar’ please email or telephone to be placed on the ‘Reserve List’

 No dates for 2014.

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