6. Pattern Cutting Masterclass Weekender - Sat 18th- Sun 19th April
How to draft and fit a bodice and sleeve block - suitable for intermediate and advanced sewers who want learn how to draft their own patterns. Pay in full or a deposit of £145 will secure a place. Full balance due 2 weeks before.
Saturday 18th - Sunday 19th April 10am - 5pm / £245 inclusive of all materials. Pay in full or a deposit of £145 will secure a place. Full balance due 2 weeks before.
We are very excited to have Kathryn from Project Pattern running a weekend intensive pattern cutting course which will help you take your sewing to the next level.
Kathryn has a wealth of experience as a pattern cutter in the fashion industry as well as a teacher. Find out more about her background and experience on our Guest Tutor Page
What you will learn:
In this weekend course you will cover how to draft a basic bodice and sleeve block based on your own measurements. As well as drafting you will also toile the blocks (make samples) and do an in depth fit session and any pattern amendments that are needed afterwards.
Students can expect to go home with a bodice and sleeve block that fits them well and is ready to be made into something new and fabulous!
This is a great introduction to both pattern cutting and fitting for any intermediate sewers that want to grow and expand their skills.
Students will learn:
Introduction to pattern cutting tools and terms
How to draft a bodice block and sleeve from their own measurements
How to trace off a pattern and add seam allowances
How to fit the bodice and sleeve blocks
How to do the relevant fit amendments on their patterns