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Patternmaking and Construction: Above the Waist

In this course, students create, manipulate, and sew patterns that cover the upper half of the female form. Students learn to draft a basic bodice from their personal measurements or by measuring of a dress form, to create a professional sloper, as well as sleeves and collars. They will also manipulate darts, add fullness, and contour. These principles will be used to create a bodice of the student's own design. Prerequisite(s): Sewing Techniques: Fundamentals or prior sewing experience.

No class on June 19 + July 3

Registration for this course is closed.

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Class meeting time 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Class meeting days Tuesday
Building and room Online
Course number 1065
Course instructor Jasper Alan Drummond