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Klum House Workshop

3808 North Williams Avenue

#132

Portland, OR 97227

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Sew Like a Boss

The 3-part SEW LIKE A BOSS beginner sewing series is designed to make learning how to sew fun & easy for everyone! From sewing newbies who have never touched a sewing machine, to folks who are looking to strengthen their existing skillset & dive into bag making.

Take one class or all three for $53 less than taking each class individually!

Sign Up for The Series - $175




Class 1: RULE YOUR SEWING MACHINE 101 - 2 hrs

  • Unlock your creative sewing potential & learn to sew like a boss by gaining a thorough understanding of your sewing machine in this illuminating workshop.

Sign Up for Just Sewing 101 - $48


Class 2: RULE BAG MAKING WITH THE PORTSMITH TOTE - 2.5 hrs

  • Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

Sign Up for Just Portsmith Tote - $105


Class 3: RULE ZIPPERS WITH THE WOODLAND DOPP KIT - 3 hrs

  • Learn tips & tricks to sew a zipper into a lined pouch to create an easy-sew boxy zipper pouch with bragging rights! This classic waxed canvas dopp kit features leather details and a brass zipper.

Sign up for Just Woodland Dopp Kit - $75




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Sew Like A Boss Sewing 101

Class 1: RULE YOUR SEWING MACHINE 101

Unlock your creative sewing potential & learn to sew like a boss by gaining a thorough understanding of your sewing machine in this illuminating workshop.

Take this class as part of Sew Like a Boss Series or just on its own! $53 discount on the whole series!

Experience aha moments as you master trouble-shooting, understand thread tension, learn the in's + out's of your machine & grasp problem-solving techniques that will turn on lightbulbs & fill holes in your knowledge base. You will leave empowered with new skills & a thorough understanding of the sewing machine that will open up new doors for you to push your creative limits with sewing.

Skills Learned

- Learn how to operate your sewing machine with confidence
- Learn what all the knobs + buttons mean on your machine
- Gain a thorough understanding of thread tension
- Understand the design & mechanics of the machine to allow yourself the highest possible ability for experimentation & creativity
- Understand skipped stitches
- Understand how & when to use different key presser feet
- Learn about essential sewing tools




Sew Like A Boss Portsmith Tote

Class 2: RULE BAG MAKING WITH THE PORTSMITH TOTE


Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

This class is part 2 of the Sew Like a Boss Series. Take 1 class or all 3 for a $53 discount on the whole series!

Level 1 Sewing Class: No prior sewing experience needed.

This tote was designed with YOU in mind— It’s a completely beginner-friendly bag with an amazing pay-off. In just 2.5 hours, not only will you go home with a tote you made with your own two hands, you'll also learn indispensable bag sewing tips for handling heavy-weight fabric & learn how to attach leather handles!

Features

- Capacity. 11.5" H x 12.5" W x 5" D
- Quality Materials. Real leather straps
- Durable. Waxed canvas is water resistant
- Rugged. Built to withstand being loaded down with a laptop & school books.
- Flat square base ideal for carrying books and groceries. Extra reinforced base layer.
- Beautifully Designed. Open top that’s easy to throw stuff in. Unique envelop base construction.

Skills Learned

- Sewing with heavyweight waxed canvas on a home machine
- Sewing an envelope base
- Attaching leather straps with metal hardware
- Constructing a bag




Sew Like A Boss Woodland Dopp Kit

Class 3: RULE ZIPPERS WITH THE WOODLAND DOPP KIT

Make your own travel gear & gifts! Create an easy-sew boxy zipper pouch with bragging rights!

Take just this class or all 3 in the Sew Like a Boss Series for a $53 discount on the whole series!

In this 2.5-hour, beginner-friendly sewing workshop. You'll learn to sew a waxed canvas + leather Woodland Dopp kit, the perfect travel companion to carry all of your personal items. This zippered pouch is durable, water-resistant, and spacious enough to carry all of your essentials. You'll leave with a handsome finished bag, ready to continue your travels in style. And the best part is, you made it from start to finish with your own two hands!

Skills Learned

- How to sew a zipper
- How to create a boxy pouch
- How to insert a liner
- How set metal rivets
- Working with waxed canvas

Features

- 10 oz waxed canvas exterior
- 12 oz natural canvas liner
- Real leather details
- Brass zipper & leather pull
- 14" H x 13" L x 4" D




FAQs

Where are you located?

We are Located inside the Hub Building at 3808 N Williams Ave #132, in the hallway corridor (we do not have a sidewalk storefront). When you get there, enter through the HUB BUILDING door on N Williams with the Klum House Workshop sign above it. Walk down the hall & take a left. You will see the Klum House Workshop sign hanging right above our door.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We are a 15 minute drive from downtown Portland, or take the 44 bus to N Vancouver & Beech. *Please note: We have street parking, so please try to come a few minutes early to allow yourself ample time to find parking.


What can I bring to the event?

We suggest bringing a closed top water bottle & any diet specific food if you think you’ll need it. We provide all tools & materials for this workshop.


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email info@klumhouse.com or call 971-225-0048


What's the refund policy?

  • We require at least 7 days notice prior to the start of class to cancel for a full refund.
  • We require at least 72 hours notice prior to the start of class to rebook for a later class.
  • Full payment for class is due at time of sign up in order to secure your spot in class.
  • No shows forfeit any refund or rebook.
  • If Klum House cancels a class that you registered for, you are entitled to either a cash refund or a rebook to a later class.
  • If you transfer your registration to another class with a higher price, you are subject to pay the difference.
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Klum House Workshop

3808 North Williams Avenue

#132

Portland, OR 97227

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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