Online courses launching 29.09.22

1 Day Leather Backpack Making Course - £149 - Intermediate/advanced

1 Day Leather Backpack Making Course - £149 - Intermediate/advanced



This summer we have a group offer. Buy any combo of 4 of any our 1 Day Bag Making Course and get the 4th one FREE. We have so enjoyed seeing how much joy it brings you to attend the courses with their friends that we thought a cheeky offer might make you even more happy!!!.

You can attend the course anytime within this year 2022.

Use code BUY4GET1FREE at the checkout.

offer expires 31.08.22 midnight

Description: This is a handy size leather backpack. It has a nice sturdy zip opening, and is quite wide so Ideal for carrying all your essentials for a day out! It also has a handy front zip pocket for quick access for your phone or oyster card.

When you arrive all of the components for your bag will be cut and ready to be assembled. No need to bring anything but your lovely selves and possibly a camera & notepad to document your project.

Teacher: Rebecca

Level: Intermediate / Advanced. Experience of sewing is essential for this bag

Dimensions : L 30cm x H 35cm x W 14cm  


Key skills learned in this course

  • How to use our backpack pattern template
  •  Instructions on how to cut leather,  tools to use, what to look out for.
  • How to cut lining & fusing.
  • Methods & techniques for preparing leather for sewing.
  • Ways to finish edges of leather with lacquer paint
  • Which threads to use
  • Professional construction techniques and methods.
  • How to make a zip pocket
  • How to assemble a backpack in stages
  • How to sew a zip closure
  • How to attach the leather handle for a back pack

To Book:

1) Add to cart this course

2)  Select which date you would like to attend here: Dates to attend

3) Then head to the checkout.


All materials are included in this course. 

We will provide you with the leather and lining to make your bag. If you would like to make it more bespoke please feel free to bring along your own lining. You will need around half a metre of 160cm wide medium weight fabric lining.

Unit 7, Suite1, 44 Chartwell Road Lancing Business Centre, Lancing, West Sussex BN15 8UE. Once you have booked the course you will receive an email with driving directions and public transport info. There is limited FREE parking on site and we are around 10 mins walk from Lancing train station.