Course Summary

Develop your approach to drafting methods whilst constructing a block for a pair of classic trousers with or without pleats and pockets. Refine skills needed for making up processes like canvassing, fusing, lining and finishing.

Course Sessions

Saturday, 14th March - 2 classes


Session ID HVAS3901C
14 Mar - 15 Mar 10:00am - 3:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$319 / $303 (conc)
Teacher

Learn the required drafting methods needed to construct a block for a pair of classic trousers with or without pleats and pockets. You will be guided in how to translate the drafting instructions onto paper and into shape.  Students may also construct a block for a classic blazer including darts, pockets, collar and sleeves. During the classes, students will discuss and prepare patterns for making up processes like canvassing, fusing, lining and finishing under supervision. 

Students will familiarise themselves with pattern drafting methods and gain experience in translating these methods into a pattern. They will obtain a pattern for a blazer and pants for a set of measurements.

  • Basic sewing skills
  • Its recommended that you have previous experience using commercial patterns
  • A set of measurements
  • Metric rulers: french curve, grading ruler, multi-scale ruler
  • Metric tape measure
  • Pencils, sharpener, eraser
  • Small calculator (or you could use the calculator on your phone)

Any notification of class cancellation will be advised within 48 hours, therefore you may prefer to wait and purchase your materials until the couple of days before the scheduled start day. All efforts are made to ensure that courses proceed so that cancellation and disappointment is avoided.

  • Basic sewing skills
  • Its recommended that you have previous experience using commercial patterns
Last updated: January 29, 2020 04:39pm