What are the secrets of truly original design? How do you transform a vision into a fully resolved 3D pattern for a handbag or other fashion accessory?(more...)
Do you love handbags? Can you never find the perfect one? This inspiring course shows you how to uncover your signature style, present your ideas in a clear and lively way and develop patterns for your original designs.
Make your own leather handbag in a weekend, on this new and improved version of Katherine’s most popular course!
In this enjoyable hands-on class, you will explore the tactile qualities of leather and learn how to select the correct type for a particular project. Katherine Pogson, designer, and author of Complete Leatherwork, introduces a range of construction, decoration and hand-finishing techniques for leather goods and fashion accessories, including belts, cuffs, wallets, purses, boxes and more....
Discover the art of glove-making in fine leather – the only course in London, and one of very few in the whole country, where you can learn this fascinating art.
Learn how to make a soft leather bag step by step, under the expert tuition of Katherine Pogson. Katherine is a leather specialist whose clients have included Donna Karan, Hussein Chalayan and Mulberry. On this structured three day course, you will choose from three archetypal handbag patterns and practice key construction methods for zips, pockets,...
Join Katherine in the delightful Sussex countryside for the second round of this new residential weekend course
Our most popular course is back! Now in an improved version that gives you even more time to…
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A fun-packed festive weekend, in the nick of time for those crafty enough to rustle up their own Christmas presents!
Luxury leather goods, British craftsmanship and the hand-made have been undergoing a renaissance of late!
A weekend course in the heavenly Sussex countryside, learning to make fashion accessories from soft leather….