JANUARY – FEBRUARY 2020
7 weeks long. Meets once a week for 3 hours.
In this first of 5 levels, students will be introduced to all pattern making tools, supplies, and terminology. As well as woven fabric characteristics, terms, sizes and categories. Students will learn how to measure the dress form. In addition, students will be introduced to 3 different methods of pattern making. Using industry standard measurements they will learn how to draft the 5 basic pattern pieces; which are fundamental for all design and styles. They will understand pattern signs, darts and wearing ease before transferring the 5 basic pieces to oak tag paper in order to have their own sloper/block patterns.
Certification of completion included.