INTRODUCTION TO THIS BAG COURSE
Beside bag pattern making
, knowledge of materials
used in the manufacturing of bags
is one of the most important parts of the training. In detail the course will focus different kind of pockets, shoulder straps, handles, zippers and fastening systems.
and accessories such as rings, spring hooks etc. are fundamental for bag designers
and technicians. Materials
for outside and lining as leathers
and their finishings
will be covered in depth. One major topic for bag making is the study of different kind of reinforcements and adhesives.
We believe it is also important to mention few subjects related to the bag manufacturing process
and operations: explanation of a traditional process, notions on threads and needles, machines used in a factory, workbench tools most commonly used, dying and finishing products like edge finishing colors and polish