Big Beach Bag Workshop

Big beach bag  Workshop 10+ years

Make your own roomy beach bag! This is a big beach bag that holds at least two towels with room for many more things! This class is suitable for students who have attended a Sew with Jo class before or who have some sewing experience.

Students will learn the following skills in this workshop:

–          Threading the sewing machine, winding a bobbin, inserting a bobbin

–          How to stitch a seam and fasten off (use of reverse lever)

–          How to read a basic pattern

–          How to turn create depth in a bag

–          How to line a bag

–          Basic pressing

–          How to attach handles

-How to use stablizer

Students will need to bring:

– 1.2  metres of cotton woven fabric or outside of bag

-1.2 metres of cotton woven fabric for the lining of the bag

-matching thread (Gutermann or Mettler brand – 100m reel)

Sew with Jo will provide the pellon (stabilizer), pattern and all cotton tape for handles (choose from light pink, black, cream, white or grey).

Class sizes are limited to 5 so students benefit from personalised tuition.

If students have no previous sewing experience, they need to complete the “Comfy Cushions” or “Pretty Pillowcases” workshop first before attending this workshop.

A snack and drink is provided.

Classes are held at Sew with Jo studio – Wellington Point.

Cost:  $65

Duration: 4 hours

When: Thursday 12th April  9am-1pm

Tutor: Joanne Auton

To book or for further information please phone Jo on 0409072609 or

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