In the Handbags workshop, students will learn how to make a drawstring backpack and a matching zipper pouch.

PREREQUISITEStudents must have taken Intro to Sewing for Kids or have basic sewing experience to be able to sew independently on a sewing machine. 

Class Date: 

  • August 3, 4, 5 from 12:30pm - 3:00pm

Class Duration: 3-day workshop, each class is 2.5 hours 

Age Group: For boys and girls ages 8 and older

Skill Level: beginner and beyond


  • $99.00, materials not included
  • $110.00 workshop series with materials kit

Fabric Requirements: Upon receiving your registration, we will send fabric requirements. Project kits are available for purchase as an add-on to this workshop. Solid colors or simple print designs will be offered. 

Class Location

SKILLS FOCUS - students will practice and learn the basics of

  • how to measure and cut accurately
  • how to use interfacing
  • how to make and insert ties, straps, and a flap
  • how to make a casing and insert drawstrings
  • how to add a base to the backpack