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Pattern Cutting and Sewing Techniques (16-18 Year Olds), Short Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 5 days
    Duration
London, United Kingdom
On this sewing course you will learn basic sewing skills, and build confidence in various pattern cutting techniques. Through practical demonstrations and hands on experience, you'll learn how pattern pieces are shaped to make garments, and how to lay out patterns ready to cut out and make up a garment with your new found sewing skills.

Overview

On this sewing course you will learn basic sewing skills, and build confidence in various pattern cutting techniques. Through practical demonstrations and hands on experience, you'll learn how pattern pieces are shaped to make garments, and how to lay out patterns ready to cut out and make up a garment with your new found sewing skills.Beginners. You should have an interest in the subject area and a desire to learn but no previous experience is required.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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dart manipulation, pivoting and slashing
  • Grain lines, balance marks
  • Using a ½ scale size 12 block
  • Designing a simple skirt
  • Pattern cutting and making a sample in calico
  • Sewing techniques
  • Various seam constructionsPressing and finishing

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • Pencil, eraser and sharpener
  • Fabric shears
  • Small sharp pointed scissors
  • Stitch ripper
  • Fine steel pins
  • Metric tape measure
  • Tailors chalk

Tuition Fee

  • International

    525 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 525 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
  • EU/EEA

    525 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 525 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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