Sat, 25 Mar|
⭐️Skirt pattern making workshop- TWO DAYS⭐️ ⭐️Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th March⭐️ ⭐️9:30-16:00 both days⭐️ ⭐️£75pp⭐️
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Time & Location
25 Mar 2023, 09:30 – 26 Mar 2023, 16:00
Ossett, Springfield Mills, Spa St, Ossett WF5 0HW, UK
About the event
Skirt pattern making workshop- TWO DAYS Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th March 9:30-16:00 both days £75pp To book Katie on : email@example.com Please note: you’ll need to bring your own sewing machine and shears.
Join me, Katie, for a weekend of pattern cutting and drafting up a basic skirt to fit your personal measurements with adaptation to making a lovely fitting A-Line skirt. As well as understanding the process to taking your own measurements and creating basic skirt blocks, we will then go into adding your own designs to your skirt. Which in this case we are doing a classic A-Line skirt. The A-Line skirt will feature a lapped zip at the side as an opening. Even if this is your first time sewing a zip in don't worry as we will go through it step-by-step!
You will be able to take these away to make adaptations for your own unique designs. Alternatively, you could use them as a blueprint to assist you in making changes to bought patterns that just don’t fit as well as you would like.
At the start of the weekend, you will receive a gift pack containing some goodies and enough calico to make a toile/mock up of your skirt. If you are speedy then feel free to bring any fabric of your own choice to make your finished skirt in. A Touch of Craft Yorkshire, www.atouchofcraftyorkshire.co.uk, will be hosting us.
We kindly ask that you bring your sewing machines with you and and any sewing equipment such as shears.
A bit about me… I have a BA Honors degree in Fashion Design from Leeds Art University. Plus, a background of working as a Military Tailor following MoD specifications and as a technician assisting degree students to bring their wonderful creations to life!
About the workshop…
Day 1 9:30-16:00 (0.5 Lunch)
- Introduction to blocks and their purpose
- Taking your measurements
- Drafting skirt block
- Darts and Notches and their purpose
- A-Line skirt design added to pattern
Day 2 9:30-16:00 (0.5 Lunch)
- Construction of toile/mock-up out of provided calico
- Make adaptations to pattern
- If speedy move onto creating your skirt out of your own wonderful material.
£75 for the whole weekend! I am happy to help spread the cost if you would prefer to pay in instalments before the workshop begins, but I would kindly ask that all payments are paid in full, 1 week prior to the commencement of the course.
If you have any questions or wish to book, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Refreshments can be purchased from the venue (cash only)
Springfield Mill, Spa Street, Ossett, WF5 0HW