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Pattern Cutting Weekend – Draft Your Own Bodice & Skirt
£120.00 – £295.00
We’re so excited to add our most requested class ever to the Sewisfaction studio! Learn how to draft your own completely personalised pattern blocks from your body measurements on this introduction to pattern cutting weekend.
Over two days with our expert teacher you’ll use traditional pattern cutting methods to draft a skirt block and a bodice block, make any alterations to the fit and then get an understanding of how to make basic adaptions to create other patterns.
Our sewing classes are relaxed and friendly, taking place at our beautiful studio at Holme Grange Craft Village in Wokingham, Berkshire. This class is capped at six to ensure everyone gets the time and attention they need.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
- Taking accurate body measurements
- Understanding basic pattern cutting terminology
- How to get the best out of pattern cutting tools
- How to draft a personalised skirt and bodice block
- How to fit the blocks to you and transfer any updates
- How to make basic adaptions to create other patterns
The class includes expert instruction, use of the Janome machines, all pattern cutting tools, pattern paper, calico, threads etc, plus tea, coffee and cake! Every attendee will also receive an exclusive Sewisfaction Student Gift Pack.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
- Nothing! Everything for this class is included.
Kathryn discovered a love of pattern cutting while studying fashion design at university. After graduating she threw herself headlong into the industry, working for London fashion week favourites Peter Pilotto and Emilia Wickstead, as well as high street power brands such as Topshop and Karen Millen.
Having built up a wealth of knowledge, tips and tricks she is now sharing her love of all things pattern cutting and sewing through teaching.
We want to make this class as accessible as possible so have a range of payment options. You can pay in full at the time of booking and your space is guaranteed. Alternatively a 50% deposit is required to secure your space, the remaining balance can either be paid in one final payment or in instalments. The balance will need to be paid by 1st November 2019. Please note the deposit is non-refundable.
More questions? Take a look at our Class FAQs, these also cover our Class Cancellation Policy.