In this workshop you will learn:
Week 1 – Introduction to Sewing – Shopping Tote
Week 2 – Sewing Techniques, Body Measurements & Pattern Prep
Week 3 – Cutting, Marking & Garment Construction
Week 4 – Garment Construction & Finishing
Garment Project: The Willow Tank Dress (by Grainline Studios) is a versatile and reliable staple for all warm weather seasons. It’s fitted at the shoulders and falls into a relaxed fit below the bust. It’s unfussy and can be made into a dress or a tank top. Wear it to a picnic or on an elegant evening out.
A printed copy of The Willow Tank (all sizes) is included for you to take home (RRP$24)
You will need to purchase:
Tote Bag – 1 meter medium to heavy weight cottonWillow Tank Dress – Light to medium weight fabrics such as cotton, linen, silk or rayon. Extra fabric may be needed to match plaids, stripes, or one-way print designs. (1.5-2.5m depending on size/style) We will have time to discuss fabric types in the first class if you need guidance before purchasing fabrics.
Please note that The Makehouse and Gala Fabrics both offer a 20% discount on materials for our students. Please let the person who’s helping you know at the checkout!
Maximum of 6 students so you will receive plenty of 1-1 instruction.
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