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Beginners: sew a Japanese apron

The Japanese Apron sewing course in Bristol

Duration: 3 Hours

Price: £42

Book with: Laura
at Sewing In Bristol

'In Bristol Studio'

Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course


Come and join Laura at In Bristol Studio for a relaxed evening of sewing. In this 3 hour session, you’ll learn to sew in the company of 4-5 others just like you.

This workshop is suitable for sewers of all abilities from absolute beginners to those who might need to refresh their knowledge, but if you have any questions or want to make sure this is the creative session for you, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the contact details at the bottom of this event listing.


Sew a Japanese apron is a relaxed session where we’ll cover:

Cutting out the fabric
Ironing and pressing your fabric
Using a sewing machine
Adjusting the pattern to fit you
Sewing on pockets

You can enjoy a selection of teas and coffee during the workshop. And there will be cake!

About the host

Laura from Sewing In Bristol has been creating her hand made wardrobe since 2011. She is based in Bristol and is on a mission to get others sewing and helping them create beautiful one off pieces to wear with pride. Outside of running sewing workshops, you’ll find Laura in her studio making wooden pegboard storage for other sewers around the world.

About In Bristol Studio

The workshop will take place within In Bristol Studio. This is one of Bristol city’s pioneering artist maker spaces. It houses many talented artists and makers. Take a look at what else is going on here.


In Bristol Studio is fully accessible from Great Western Lane.

Contacting the Host

If you have any questions about the workshop or venue, you can contact Laura. Please click the "contact" button above

Cancellations & Refunds

We reserve the right to cancel or postpone this workshop. In cases of unforeseeable circumstances like extreme weather, we will give as much notice as possible. If the event is cancelled or postponed due to low ticket sales, we will give a minimum of 5 days notice. In either case, anyone who has purchased will be offered a full refund or a ticket to a future event.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

The ticket price for this workshop includes use of all tools, machines and materials, so that you can create a stunning Japanese apron to take home with you.

Review this course

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Events & groups
  • Stag and hen dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair friendly