• Art, Design & Photography

Why take this course?

This course is perfect for a novice who is looking to become a more experienced dressmaker. The course will teach you how to take measurements and draft basic, stylised pattern blocks. You will also make up a toile (mock up) of your chosen garment(s) and complete the piece in your chosen fabrics.

The course is also extremely useful in that it will help you learn to use sewing machines, using various sewing samples and techniques.




What you will experience

You will learn how to:

  • Take measurements accurately
  • Draft basic and stylised pattern blocks
  • Use sewing machines
  • Construct a toile (mock up garment)
  • Complete a finished garment(s)

An insight into dressmaking: