All Materials included
On this full day workshop with Amanda you will learn an exciting new technique, using the ‘Zig-Zag’ on your sewing machine. Starting small you will make a useful bowl, before moving onto a functional and stylish “designed by Amanda” bag with webbing handles.
Includes homemade lunch and refreshments
What you will need to bring
Your own sewing machine (Old bank studios machines can be used with prior arrangement, please contact us for details)
About Your Tutor
Amanda Walker was born in Cambridge in 1958. She attained a Diploma in Fashion and has worked in numerous fashion and design jobs; designing everything from men’s and women’s wear to handbags shoes and belts.
For the past twenty-seven years Amanda’s design work has encompassed one-off wedding dresses, special occasion outfits, clothes for major toy brands such as Cindy Dolls and millinery. She has also taught a variety of college courses from design and garment making to soft furnishings.
Amanda regularly contributes to magazines such as Homemaker and Crafts Beautiful and in 2006 was voted ‘Designer of the Year’ and runner up in 2007.