Wax Canvas Tote Bag
7 Have Dabbled
Arts & DIY
Materials saved from the landfill:
Skills you’ll learn:
sewing, making fabric water resistant, waxing fabric
Learn how to wax canvas with local beeswax to create water and weather resistant fabrics! Jenny Murphy, Founder of Perennial, will 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.
Basic sewing knowledge is recommended.
All materials provided. (fabric, leather belts, thread, sewing machine, beeswax)
Perennial is a community workshop + store that transforms trash into creatively restored objects and teaches the St. Louis community how to do the same. For more information visit www.perennialstl.org or call 314-832-2288. Open to the public Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 11am - 5pm.