Classes and Seminars

Waxed Canvas Tote Bag

When: Thu., March 23, 6-9 p.m. 2017

Materials saved from the landfill: fabric Skills you’ll learn: sewing, making fabric water resistant, refine beeswax Learn how to wax canvas with local beeswax to create water and weather resistant fabrics! Jenny Murphy, Director of Perennial, will show you how to transform beeswax from honeycomb to refined wax and share step-by-step instructions on how to create your own waxed fabric. Participants will use a sewing machine to turn their waxed canvas into a reusable tote bag. Last day to register: Saturday, March 18

Price: $45 + $5 materials fee