Introduction to Pattern Cutting
Fancy yourself as a fashion designer, but have absolutely no experience? Well, we have the perfect solution!
Join Craig and the rest of the Fashion Box team for a workshop aimed at complete beginners providing a bitesize introduction into pattern cutting.
You will learn about blocks, starting with the skirt block. Using all of the techniques to create your very own skirt block using your own personal measurements, for that perfect fit, which you'll get to take home.
We will then move onto how to manipulate this block into different styles, adding panels, adding flare.. once you have learnt these techniques, you will be able to create any skirt design you wish!
A really fantastic, professional introduction to the world of pattern cutting - one not to be missed for anyone with an interest in dressmaking or fashion design!
1. Taking measurements professionally
2. What is a block?
3. Recommended reading material
4. Drafting a skirt block
5. Transfering pattern to card
6. Slash and spread cutting technique
7. Pivot method to create flare
8. Creating style lines and panels
Students must have a basic understanding of mathematics for this workshop.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
DO I NEED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION BEFORE I ATTEND?
No, just turn up on the day!
RESCHEDULE & REFUND POLICY
You can cancel or amend a booking up to 5 days before your booking date. Outside of this policy there is a £25 rebooking fee on this workshop.
Only one reschedule permitted per booking.
Please note: Doors close 15 minutes after the start time on all workshops. No free reschedules or refunds to latecomers.
This is a 3 hour workshop. Classes start promptly, so make sure you are on time.
This workshop is suitable for 16 years and above.