Design & Sew a Skirt in a Day

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Courses are subject to sufficient student numbers. Insufficient numbers will result in cancellation (10 days prior) and students will be notified by phone and email.

If the dates above are not suitable, you can always register interest and you will be notified of any new dates when they are added.

Learn how to turn your dream skirt design into a wearable skirt. Learn basic patternmaking and sewing as we guide you through the process to make a skirt in one day.

You will design your own skirt, make a pattern, cut out the of your choice fabric and sew your skirt on industrial sewing machines.

By the end of the day you will have created your own skirt design and be able to take a skirt home to impress your family and friends.

By the end of this course you will have experimented with a variety of approaches in using mixed media art materials, learnt the skills of combining mixed media techniques in painting, drawing and collage to create an original art work of a beautiful woman.

A fun introduction to pattern making, learning how to draft a basic skirt pattern teaches you the fundamentals from which you can expand your sewing repertoire to adjust and create garments tailored to your personal style as well as your body shape!


During the course students will:

  • Design a skirt for themselves
  • Make a pattern in their size and design
  • Grow an understanding of how garments are created


What Students should bring:

  • Notebook, pen and pencil
  • Closed in shoes
  • Hair tie for long hair
  • Images of the design you wish to make. For example a circle skirt, Aline skirt or gathered skirt.
  • 2m Woven Fabric (If you require a long skirt or a cirle skirt you will require at least 3m)
  • Sewing Thread to match your fabric
  • 20cm Invisible Zipper or elastic (depending on the style your wish to make)
  • All other materials and equipment are provided on the day

Course Duration:


Course Fees

$99.00.

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Courses are subject to sufficient student numbers. Insufficient numbers will result in cancellation (10 days prior) and students will be notified by phone and email.

If the dates above are not suitable, you can always register interest and you will be notified of any new dates when they are added.

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    Gold Coast Brisbane

 

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