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Embellishment: traditional & modern smocking techniques - Morley College, London

Embellishment: traditional & modern smocking techniques - Morley College, London

Duration: 2 days

Price: £110

Book with: Morley College London

61 Westminster Bridge Road
Lambeth, London
Greater London
SE1 7HT
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About the Course

Explore traditional and Canadian smocking techniques for childrenswear and womenswear. Manipulate fabric, creating striking sculptural effects that can elevate a garment into a unique piece. The third in our series of embellishment technique courses. Basic sewing skills are required.

Trims and braids are often used purely as decoration on garments and accessories, but if you plan ahead, they can be turned into an integral part of the garment by incorporating them as part of the garment. You will learn how to use trims, inserts and appliques in stunningly creative ways, making them a part of your garments and accessories rather than just surface additions or edge finishes. This is the final course in our series of embellishment technique courses.

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Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 11th January 2020

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Weekends

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