This is a practical course that will help you get an understanding of dressmaking, the course will help to build your confidence at working with a professional machine and develop a range of related skills.
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This is a beginner's course in dressmaking you should have an interest in the area but no previous experience is needed.
You will received tutorials and will be assessed by the tutor.
Aims of the course
The course is designed to introduce you to the skills and techniques used in dressmaking. We will provide you with opportunities that will allow you to explore, develop and test your creativity.
Successful completion of this course, can lead to our higher level courses.
You will have access to a dedicated fashion studio. However to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials / equipment for your classes:
- Pencil, eraser and sharpener
- Fabric shears
- Small sharp pointed scissors
- Stitch ripper
- Fine steel pins
- Metric tape measure
- Tailors chalk
Work towards a career as an dressmaking / fashion design.