'Big bucket' leather bag making workshop



Make your own bucket bag! Suitable for beginners. This ever popular design is very satisfying to make and is also a great introduction to bag making. The basic pattern is so simple that you get to try out all the tools and techniques of bag-making with none of the fiddly bits. On this workshop you will: 1) Choose leathers 2) Use leather tools 3) Get to grips with a sewing machine 4) Construct the bag 5) Fit hardware Bag Dimensions: W22cm; H26cm; D10cm.

What's included in the price?

What is provided: You can choose from a range of 100% reclaimed leather and materials, or bring your own. Tea and coffee and other refreshments are provided, but crafting is hungry work so we take 45 minutes to grab some lunch.


4¾ hours

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



Love and Salvage

with Craft Courses since 2020

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We want each student to leave in love with their bag, excited about their designs and confident in their new skills. We provide a relaxed and fun environment and a really practical approach to designing and making. Our workshops are a chance to immerse yourself in the creative process and leave with your own unique bag made entirely from reclaimed leather.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Christmas
  • Weekends
  • Mother's Day
  • Public transport
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Little Man, , 10 Tudor Ln, , Cardiff, Cardiff, CF11 6AZ