Hand-Stamped Round Coin Purse
Intermediate | 18 min 28 sec
Create one-of-a-kind coin purses with this simple tutorial. Printmaker Jen Hewett shows you how to create custom stamps and print fabric with geometric designs. You will then learn how to assemble the bag by sewing the curved edges, adding a lining, and finishing with a decorative zipper pull.
Here’s what you’ll need:
For printing fabric:
  • 22” x 10” medium-weight, pre-washed linen or cotton-linen blend fabric, in a light color for printing
  • Soft rubber stamp material (Speedball or Blick are good options)
  • Wood blocks for adhering rubber stamps
  • Exacto knife or box cutter
  • Cutting mat
  • Quilting ruler 
  • Super glue/Gorilla glue
  • Fabric paint in two or more colors
  • Two paint trim rollers (one for each color)
  • Inking plate or other flat, non-porous surface
  • Pencil
  • Quilt batting measuring at least 22”
  • For sewing bag:
  • Printed fabric
  • 22” x 10” muslin or other lightweight fabric for lining
  • PDF pattern
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Rotary Cutter
  • Coordinating thread
  • 9” zipper
  • Scissors
  • Snips
  • Sewing machine
  • Pins
  • Zipper foot
  • Cutting mat
  • Quilting ruler
  • Iron and ironing surface
  • 12” leather lace or thin ribbon for zipper pull (optional)
  • Bead for zipper pull (optional)
  • Downloads:
    Learn how to:
    • Create a simple stamp and attach to wood block
    • Block print a pattern on fabric
    • Sew a purse with a zipper and lining
    • Sew curves
    • Create a simple zipper pull
    What you’ll get:
    • A class on how to create simple stamps and print fabric, plus instructions on how to sew coin purse  
    • 6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
    • Detailed supplies list and downloadable PDF coin purse pattern ($8 value)
    • Step-by-step expert instruction from Jen Hewett
    • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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    Class Reviews
    584 users recommended this class to a friend
    rosiland henderson
    I know what I want for Christmas a sewing machine.
    December 20, 2022
    love the class and so easy to follow! Hope to see more classes. Thank you
    More than 3 months ago
    Joani B
    What a great personal gift to makes for friends. Can't wait to come up with personalized stamps for each friend. I'm going to use my Cricut for stamping ideas for templates to stamp. Thanks Jen, great class.
    More than 3 months ago