Introduction to Acting for Camera

This is a simple and quick course designed to focus on learning the techniques of professional sewing.  The tutor will provide an effective learning environment that is student led in order to allow for the maximum use of time and the greatest learning opportunities...

Taught by: Laurence Mitchell.

Description

This is a simple and quick course designed to focus on learning the techniques of professional sewing.  The tutor will provide an effective learning environment that is student led in order to allow for the maximum use of time and the greatest learning opportunities. Students will be provided with a demonstration on a specific skill in either pairs or groups of four, which they will then analyse and practice.  Note taking during this course is a must, as students will need to take initiative regarding their own development and practice.

Skills covered during the course:

  • Seams 
  • Zipper (concealed, exposed and trouser)
  • Collar - shirt, jacket/coat 
  • Pocket - jett, welt, patch hidden stitch
  • Sleeve opening for jacket and shirts 
  • Hems - pin, single, double and cover seam 
  • Handstitching - slip stitch and cross stitch for jersey/stretch fabric
  • Checking patterns (to be used for Introduction to Professional Sewing Skills Part 2)

Please note that there will be an introduction to heath and safety regarding the use of the machines before students starts sewing themselves.  This course is appropriate for absolute beginners and also those that would like to further develop their existing sewing skills.

Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older

Tutor information

Laurence trained at Central St Martins Drama Centre London and has worked extensively in theatre and tv since graduating. He has taught at Drama Centre, Central, ALRA, the Actors Centre as well as being a visiting tutor at CISPA in Copenhagen.


Materials

You will not need to bring any specific materials with you for this class.
You may however wish to bring a notepad and pen if you wish to take notes.



Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£545Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket