Frances Tobin – The Maker’s Atelier

The Maker’s Atelier – from a thought to a business, 12.30pm, Long Kiln Gallery 

Be careful what you wish for! In 2013 Frances Tobin was looking to bring making back into her design career – a year later she launched The Maker’s Atelier. This is the story behind the brand and how Frances’ book ‘The Essential Collection: Sewing with Style’ came about.

About Frances Tobin

Frances has been making clothes since she was a child; this led to training as a fashion & textiles designer.  She has worked for many leading brands in Italy, USA and the UK. In 2014 she set up The Maker’s Atelier so that she could combine her love of making and design.