Bagmaking Workshop

Bagmaking Workshop

Course Details

Would you like to own a bag that is completely unique?

We'll show you 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

You will need to obtain an equipment and cutting list prior to commencing your course from our New Milton Centre. Contact details below.

Please bring:

  • A 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. 

Don't worry if you don't have your own sewing machine, we do have several sewing machines for student use - please advise us upon enrolment.

You may also wish to bring a packed lunch.

Available dates and locations

Code Location Date Time Cost Contact
Code: LNAC2031AU Location: New Milton - Fusee House Date: 06/11/2021 Time: 10:00 to 16:00 Cost: £44.00 Contact: 01590 625222
Code: LNAC2031SP Location: New Milton - Fusee House Date: 12/03/2022 Time: 10:00 to 16:00 Cost: £44.00 Contact: 01590 625222
Code: LNAC2031SU Location: New Milton - Fusee House Date: 09/07/2022 Time: 10:00 to 16:00 Cost: £44.00 Contact: 01590 625222

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enrol on a course?

To enrol please call one of the numbers below:

Brockenhurst or Lymington courses 01590 679457

New Milton or Ringwood courses 01590 625222

Can I start the course part way through?

For some courses, this may be possible.  Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk to confirm.

What do you define as a 'beginner'?

Beginner is someone who has little or no knowledge of the subject area.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'intermediate'?

Intermediate is for those who have completed a beginners course with us or have some knowledge of the subject but would like to learn more.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'advanced'?

Advanced for those who have completed an intermediate course with us or are proficient in the subject.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

Are there any age restrictions (young/old)?

Students need to be 19 years old or over.

There is no upper age limit.

What should I take with me on the day?

Please see ‘Information & Support’ within each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

How much does the course cost?

The cost of each course will be displayed on each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

Can I pay for the course in instalments?

Each course needs to be paid in full before the start of the course.

Are there any concessions available?

Reduced fees may apply for those on specific benefits.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for more details.