On these courses students can explore sources of inspiration including the history of bag styles, leading to the development of their own design ideas. Students learn about different leathers and hand construction techniques,using hand stitching and thinning ( paring) . A range of leathers and fittings are available so students can, not only design bags, but make them also . Students may design and complete a new bag during the course or may prefer to develop ideas and focus on mastering techniques, complete one or more bags after the course finishes.
Areas covered include:
These courses are only suitable for those who are already experienced in bag making or who have attended a ‘ making hand stitched leathergoods’ course here.
Course notes are provided.
The cost of materials are not included in the course fee but will be charged for separately, depending what is chosen and used.
Please Note: If any of these courses show as FULL on the ‘ Course Calendar’ please email or telephone to be placed on the ‘Reserve List’
|Dates 2013||Full Fee||Deposit|