Bag Making Workshop
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Do you want a bag that is unique?
Learn how to construct a simple tote bag suitable for everyday use, that can be customised for beach, travelling or used as a baby bag. For those who have already made the basic bag you can choose from a wide variety of bags to make so that you can add to your skills.
Work at your own pace and have fun along the way.
You will be taught by means of practical demonstration and hands on experience.
Information & Support
Workshops will be offered throughout the year giving learners the opportunity to further develop their skills.
You will need to obtain an equipment and cutting list from the New Milton Centre for the particular style of bag you wish to make.
Please also bring along:-
Sewing Machine – large sewing machine needle size 80 or 90 (as you will be sewing through several layers).
Walking foot for sewing machine (optional)
Basic sewing equipment – pins, scissors, tailors chalk, tape measure. The Centre does have several sewing machines for student use - please advise the Centre on enrolment.
You may wish to bring a packed lunch.
Experienced and competent staff at our adult learning centres can help you decide on your course and progression options. If you feel you would benefit from more in depth careers advice please contact: The National Careers Service - Call 0800 100 900 Lines are open 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week or https://.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk
Practical help and advice is also provided to assist students with any kind of disability or individual need, including people for whom English is not their first language. Please contact our centre staff to discuss your needs prior to starting your course.