Designer Courses will be running an intensive week-long masterclass in leather Glove-making in Brooklyn in February 2016. Watch this space for an update soon – and spread the word!(more...)
Do you love handbags? Can you never find the perfect one? This inspiring course over six evenings, shows you how to uncover your signature style, present your ideas in a clear and lively way and develop original patterns for your own designs.
This practical, hands-on weekend focuses on craft techniques for hardworking leather, including classic saddle stitching, embossing and a host of surface manipulation techniques. Learn to make boxes, home accessories including picture frames, desk tidies and more, just in time for the giving season. This fun-packed weekend focuses on small leather goods and gift items, ideal...
This is the classic Designer Course, and our most popular weekend! Make your own handbag in leather or fabric, guided through the detailed construction process by leather expert Katherine Pogson.
Katherine Pogson brings her leather atelier to Clerkenwell for one week. Alongside an exhibition of couture objects in leather, including moulded clutches and boxes
This inspiring and fast-paced course shows you how to transform ideas into original designs, and express your own signature style. You will practice methods of design development and presentation, and learn how to transform a vision into a fully resolved 3D pattern for a handbag or other fashion accessory collection.
Only two places left : Leather fashion accessories weekend April 11 & 12, 10 – 5pm £330.00 including materials
A special new series of sewing, fashion and textiles short courses to be held at our studio in Hampstead
Master a range of leather construction techniques over six evenings, while you develop your own design project. Each week introduces a new method or process, as well as giving you time to work on your individual designs. Whether its small leather goods, bike accessories, bags or body adornments, come and start that project!
This weekend course focuses on techniques for surface decoration and manipulation, suitable for jewellery, small leather goods and fashion. Experiment with embossing, moulding, gilding, foiling and a host of other ways to develop original, covetable objects to wear and hold.
Material Consequences is the latest collaboration between four designer-makers united by a thoughtful, innovative, and often playful, approach to materials.
This weekend course focuses on how to make simple small bags and other fashion accessories from soft leather. Learn how to sew leather by machine and hand, and explore surface decoration techniques including embroidery, appliqué, foiling and studwork for making purses, belts and other body adornments.
Join Katherine in the delightful Sussex countryside for the second round of this new residential weekend course