Draping is an alternative method of pattern cutting, offering increased creativity and a different way to understand how 2D shapes translate into 3D garments. Draping is an important part of the design process, it is an extremely useful method to widen knowledge of design, shape and proportions of a garment. A garment or a specific detail is created by working directly onto a mannequin and each term a different garment type will be taught - Autumn: the skirt, Spring: the bodice, Summer: the dress. It is essential that you read the entry requirements carefully before enrolling on this course.
Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.
You will complete a series of set projects appropriate to the theme of the term, using alternative draping methods, in order to become familiar with the general process of draping a silhouette onto a mannequin., There will be demonstrations of draping methods and teaching will be to the group and on an individual one to one basis. , In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment., Attendance and punctuality is crucial. You will not achieve the desired learning outcomes if you cannot attend fully. You must inform your tutor for the reasons of any lateness or absences.,
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5 weeks (1:30pm to 5:30pm)
Next available date
10th June 2021