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Subtraction Pattern Cutting, Short Course

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On this subtraction pattern cutting course you will explore and experiment with a unique method of hollow construction as developed and taught by designer Julian Roberts. The Subtraction Pattern Cutting course is offered at University of the Arts London.

About

  • This pattern cutting technique, known as 'subtraction cutting' or 'zero waste', makes the most of the negative spaces that can be opened up in fabric and falls somewhere between traditional pattern cutting and draping - resulting in experimental garments that break from the boundaries of the usual garment shapes.
  • The Subtraction Pattern Cutting course is offered at University of the Arts London.
  • On this subtraction pattern cutting course you will explore and experiment with a unique method of hollow construction as developed and taught by designer Julian Roberts.
  • This pattern cutting technique, known as 'subtraction cutting' or 'zero waste', makes the most of the negative spaces that can be opened up in fabric and falls somewhere between traditional pattern cutting and draping - resulting in experimental garments that break from the boundaries of the usual garment shapes.
  • Through a series of live demonstrations, critiques, workshops and presentations you will create and take home your own subtraction cut garment of your choice. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 1 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

MaterialsNotebook, pen, camera (camera phone is fine), fabric scissors, paper scissors, pins, notebooks, rulers, tape measures and any other dressmaking equipment or patterns you may wish to use.

Lecturers

Julian Roberts

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5

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Academic Requirements

Level:
  • Beginners/Intermediate. Some basic experience in pattern cutting and sewing is required for this course. You should have an interest in the subject area along with a desire to learn.
Booking:
  • Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    295 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 295 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    295 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 295 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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