Pattern Making

This course can only be taken as a private lesson. The pattern making course takes place over two weeks, with each week divided into two blocks. The first week consists of the skirt and bodice blocks, and the second week consists of the pants and dress blocks. Each block takes about six hours to complete, and costs $350.00. Times for this course are flexible but the course is better done during the day.

Week 1 – Part 1

  • 3-hour session
  • Skirt block in your size
  • Complete four skirt variations
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 1 – Part 2

  • 3-hour session
  • Bodice block in your size
  • Complete bodice variations using dart manipulation
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 2 – Part 1

  • 3-hour session
  • Pants block in your size
  • Complete shorts variation and leg width variations
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 2 – Part 2

  • 3-hour session
  • Dress block in your size
  • Complete dress variations
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only
  • 2 x lead pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sticky tape on a dispenser (small)
  • Tape measure
  • Calculator (can be on your phone)
  • Pencil sharpener