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Pattern Drafting - Part Time

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Portobello Institute

Pattern Drafting - Part Time

The pattern drafting course will teach students how to draft basic bodice and skirt blocks. Students will also learn how to manipulate their patterns to a specific design model. This course will also involve sewing as students will construct their basic blocks and learn proper fitting techniques. Please note, basic sewing skills are necessary. Previous drafting experience is not necessary.


Portobello Institute Certificate in Pattern Drafting

Entry to this course is by direct application to the college. Basic sewing skills are necessary.

This is a short programme run over 1 weekend

Basic Block draft drafting
- Cutting, sewing and proper fitting techniques
Block Manipulation
- How to make a shirt/blouse pattern from basic block 
- Cutting and Sewing shirt
Skirt Block 
- Basic skirt block and full circle skirt 
- Skirt pattern manipulation 
- Sew full circle skirt (with hem and waistband)

Course price is €250

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