Patternmaking (Summer Evenings)

This evening course is tailored to meet the needs of those who want to learn and practise the art of patternmaking. Tutor-led demonstrations will provide the starting point from which to practise and develop your skills and aesthetic values. With this understanding and knowledge in place, you will be able to draw on these skills to further develop the art of patternmaking and realise your three dimensional designs...

Taught by: Jill Entwistle.

Description

This evening course is tailored to meet the needs of those who want to learn and practise the art of patternmaking. Tutor-led demonstrations will provide the starting point from which to practise and develop your skills and aesthetic values. With this understanding and knowledge in place, you will be able to draw on these skills to further develop the art of patternmaking and realise your three dimensional designs.

Topics covered

The course will cover the basic rules of cutting various garment components such as bodice-dart manipulation, simple sleeves and skirts. It will also include various style lines and adding fullness through gathers and pleats. You will be taught how to use specialist equipment, pattern terminology, and the correct written and drawn information that should be on the patterns.

Entry requirements: No prvevious patternmaking experience is necessary for this course.

Level: Beginners


Tutor information

Jill Entwistle teaches patternmaking on the BA Fashion course at Central St Martins.  She has 20 years experience in the Fashion Industry.


Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • Graders Set Square or Pattern Master
  • Paper Scissors
  • Tape Measure
  • Tracing Wheel
  • Awl
  • Pen/Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Masking Tape or Glue Stick
  • Notepad
  • Pins
  • All items can be purchased from Morplan or the College Shop.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
03/07/2017 - 02/08/2017Mondays and Wednesdays18:30 - 21:005 Weeks£650Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket