With this course, you will get an introduction to the various techniques of pattern-making: pattern-making, flat cutting, draping, sizing, etc. You will learn to construct a straight skirt (in pinned muslin.) after an introduction to sewing, you will learn how to assemble a sleeveless top while also learning the technical vocabulary of cutting, yokes and buttoning. You will also learn how to construct a dress in muslin (flare, pleats, collar, etc.) that you will assemble during the last week of the course.
Throughout this month, you will have the opportunity to hear several conferences and lectures online that will cover such topics as the expertise and craftsmanship of the fashion industry, what goes into building a collection, how to create a portfolio, etc.