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Learn To Sew: Portsmith Waxed Canvas + Leather Tote Bag

  • Klum House Workshop 3808 N Williams Ave #132 Portland, OR USA (map)

A durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

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Level 1 Sewing Class: No prior sewing experience needed. 

This tote was designed with YOU in mind— It’s totally a beginner-friendly bag with an amazing pay-off. In just 3 hours, not only will you go home with a tote that you made with your own two hands, you'll also learn indispensable bag sewing tips for handling heavy-weight fabric & learn how to attach leather handles!

Skills Learned

Sewing with heavyweight fabrics such as 8.25 oz waxed canvas, sewing an envelope base, how to thread a sewing machine, metal hardware attachment, sewing through multiple layers of thick fabric, attaching a base layer for reinforcement, bag construction.

Maker Kits & Materials

A Portsmith Tote Maker Kit is included in the price of class & has everything you need to make your beautiful bag!

Lucky you! Students get wholesale pricing on kits purchased for class— Save $40! When you select the date & time, the price of the maker kit will be added on (+$55). Hardware choices will be made during class.



Base Workshop Fee: $70

Materials Fee: $55

Total: $125