SAT, APRIL 29TH, 11 - 6:30 | DESIGN WEEK PORTLAND PRESENTS: DESIGN + SEW A CUSTOM MAKER'S APRON

SAT, APRIL 29TH, 11 - 6:30 | DESIGN WEEK PORTLAND PRESENTS: DESIGN + SEW A CUSTOM MAKER'S APRON

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The Maker’s Apron completes your wardrobe—whether you're a builder, hand-crafter, cook, event planner, or you just need to keep your tools close and your clothing protected without compromising style + function.

Level 1-2 Sewing Class: No prior sewing experience needed, but some is recommended.

Learn how to design + sew a product from start-to-finish in this workshop intensive! Customize your apron (length, pockets, fabrics) to make it unique to your craft or field of work. Make a half-body or full-size apron. Choose from 8.25 oz waxed canvas, denim or 12oz natural duck canvas.

Skills Learned

- Design + measurement techniques, Home sewing machine 101, Industrial sewing machine 101, How to sew leather on an industrial walking foot sewing machine, Sewing canvas & other heavy-weight fabric, Setting grommets, Setting hardware, such as brass rivets, Finishing raw edges of canvas, How to sew with heavy-weight fabrics, Sewing pockets

Project Features

Optional real leather scissor pocket for durability, Brass grommets, Brass rivets for reinforcement, Cross back straps, Long strap length that can wrap around in the front and tie, Reinforcement on fabric where hardware is attached

Materials & Maker Kits

A Maker's Apron Kit is included in the price of class & has everything you need to make your beautiful apron! Opt to bring your own fabric or choose from our variety of waxed canvas fabrics.

Lucky you! Students get wholesale pricing on kits purchased for class. When you select your fabrics, the price of the maker kit will be added on (+$20 - $60). Hardware choices will be made during class.

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