DIY waxed canvas shave kit workshop for makers

shave kit for TechShop workshop

The fourth project in a workshop series I'm teaching at TechShop Chandler is for a waxed canvas shaving kit. It's such a cool and functional project, and my first time working with fabric wax. This project¬†expands on the skills learned in previous classes for the lined drawstring bag, denim tool roll, and simple zipper pouch.… Continue reading DIY waxed canvas shave kit workshop for makers

Simple zipper pouch sample for upcoming workshop

learn to sew a simple zipper pouch workshop

When you learn how to install a zipper, it opens up lots of new project options. And when you sew a zipper pouch, you'll want to sew many more. Or at least I did! I'm teaching a workshop at TechShop Chandler on June 1 so more people can learn to sew this versatile project. Students… Continue reading Simple zipper pouch sample for upcoming workshop

Dog walking bag sample for upcoming workshop

dog walking bag in bright blue with arrow pattern

I had so much fun sewing these samples for my upcoming sewing class at the¬†local quilt shop! There's just enough variety (a little quilting, some fusible fleece, little pockets) to make it interesting, but it's not a complicated project with a million fussy pieces. The first one I made was in a natural linen blend… Continue reading Dog walking bag sample for upcoming workshop