20 July 2019, Patching and Mending with Tom Of Holland, London, UK
Saturday 20 July, 11-5, £140 includes a light lunch
Taught by Tom Of Holland
Best known for his Visible Mending Programme, Tom of Holland will teach you a variety of techniques to repair woven fabrics, including patching and hemming to tackle a variety of issues seen in items made from woven fabrics, from garments to household linens. Tom will share his wealth of knowledge, show his own work for inspiration and discuss motivations to repair. You will leave with a comprehensive hand-out of techniques covered and a repair sampler made in the class.
Please bring along some textile items you’d like to mend, and if you happen to have any fabric scraps you like, please bring those along, too.
Skill level: participants need to have basic hand-sewing skills.