Atelier Lodge Craft & Supplies Pte Ltd (A leathercrafting trade school) & Sew Fun (Sewing Studio by Uyii) have come together this year to offer a “Truly Unique Experience” in Singapore. An intense and comprehensive hands-on workshop making essential everyday carry goods.
The “Traveller Bag Collection” comprises of a set of professional looking soft goods carry, collaboratively designed by both studios. Each item has been carefully created with the intention of scaffolding learners (both new and experienced) to pick up a multitude of skill sets related to leather craft and sewing, as well as combining both leather and fabric in the same product.
You can view the individual products here on our Facebook album link.
Atelier Lodge Craft & Supplies will be teaching you leathercraft-related skills as well as completing 3 of the leather products –
- Slot Card Holder
- Sunglass Holder
- Passport Holder
You will be handling and provided with:
- Leathers – Conceria Walpier Buttero Vegetable-Tanned (Italy)
- Threads – Serafil Premium Thread (Germany)
- Tools and Supplies – Kyoshin Elle (Japan)
Class Proper Summary:
- Introductory brief, safety and things to note by leather artisans
- In-depth teaching of leathercrafting techniques
- Step-by-step guiding on skills application. Eg. cutting, handstitching, finishing.
Sew Fun will be teaching you sewing skills on the 4 bags –
- Canvas Tote Bag with french seam, leather handle
- Dual Tone Lunch Bag complete with lining, leather closure and handle
- Dual Tone Zipper Wristlet Pouch complete with lining, binding tape finishing & leather wristlet
- Canvas & Leather Roll-Top Messenger Bag
Measuring 15”width x 10”height x 3” depth, this unisex cross-body sling bag comes with a buckle closure, detachable & adjustable shoulder strap, front pocket, inner pockets, zippered compartment and leather base. It will be made using both Italian leather and high quality Japanese canvas
Material: No. 8 (Made in Japan) Cotton Canvas with easy water repellency for the outer shell of our bags and pouches. Options for lining include fabric suede, printed cottons, 8oz cotton canvas.
Write out: You will begin with instructor’s brief introduction on how to use an industrial sewing machine, safety measures and things to note. Over the course of the workshop, you will pick up various techniques in the working with thick canvas material, sewing multiple layers of canvas, linings, sewing zippers, attaching leather parts onto fabric, and assembling a complex leather & canvas bag from start to finish. And at the end of the workshop, you would have learnt cutting, sewing, riveting, assembly, hardware installation and finishing.
This workshop is suitable for those who have experience in sewing with a domestic sewing machine.
Workshop dates: Starting on 28th September 2019 and ending on 20th October 2019, every Saturday and Sunday afternoon, timing depends on each studio.
Duration: Total of 32 hours (4 hours x 8 sessions)
Number of Participants per workshop: 5 maximum (minimum 2pax to start a class)
Full Course Fee: SGD1200 per pax (Introductory price for this workshop only. Original course fee is SGD1500 per pax)
(Registration and payment to be completed before 15th September 2019)
All equipment and tools for the workshop will be provided.
All leathers, fabrics, and other materials are provided for each participant during the workshop to work on and take home.
Some refreshments will be provided during the workshop.
This combine workshop course is led by knowledgeable seamstress and leather artisans.
Atelier Lodge Leather artisans/instructors have more than 10 years of leathercrafting experience and producing for their own international brand – Obbi Good Label.
Sew Fun seamstress are highly skilled in their crafts with experience in teaching and certified by ACTA.
Course fees includes, rental of tools and equipment, all leather and canvas material, workshop/studio usage, instructor’s guidance.
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Please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org for registration.