Be a Bag Maker Specialist

Learn how to make hobo bag that’s perfect for work and play in our masterclass. Want to make your own patterns for bags but you don’t know where to start? Start from pattern -making and work your way up to more advanced handmade bags. Knowing it will eventually free you of “cookie-cutter” fashion and develop a personalized bespoked style.

Our hands-on masterclass enables you to learn how to draft and sew Hobo Bag from our Italian Expert Raphael Lombardo.

Raphael embarked on his career as a pattern maker for handbags and went on to accumulate 25 years of experience in the supply chain for leather handbags – internal production quality control; and moved on as a consultant at the Thai Leather Association (Bangkok – Thailand).

Over the years, Raphael has reinforced his credentials in the fashion industry through working with several luxury brands, namely Louis Vuitton, Fifi & Romeo, Prada, Fendi, Bally, and Hunting World.

Currently, he is now a trainer with Ars Sutoria, a renowned leather footwear and bag artisan school in Milan.

 

Course: Hobo Bag Pattern Making (Part 1)

  • Create the cardboard patterns for hobo bag materials for outside and lining
  • Create the patterns of pockets, shoulder straps, handles, zippers and fastening systems (Metal hardware and accessories such as rings, spring hooks etc)
  • Understand the different kind of reinforcements and adhesives

Dates: 9, 10, 11 October 2016 (Sun, Mon & Tue)

Venue: Thye Hong Centre, 2 Leng Kee Road, #02-09

Time: 8.30am – 6pm

Gross fee: $1200

Nett Fee: S$642 (After funding, inclusive of 7% GST)*

 

 

Course: Making of Hobo Bag (Part 2)  

  • Understand how pieces of outsides and linings of bags are designed to prepare for the assembling.
  • Learn steps involved in  preparation, construction and stitching techniques of professional bag making
  • Choose the right range of leather to create your bag
  • Create professional Hobo Bag using right tools and machines

Date: 12, 13, 14 October 2016 (Wed, Thurs & Fri)

Venue: Thye Hong Centre, 2 Leng Kee Road, #02-09

Time: 8.30am – 6pm

Gross fee: $1200

Nett Fee: S$642 (After funding, inclusive of 7% GST)*

 

*Funding is only applicable for Singaporean/PR only.

Call us to find out more information at 31576111 or email us at enquiry@taftc.org