Pattern Cutting – Introduction
This one-day course aims to provide an introduction to pattern cutting, run by industry professionals in our state-of-the-art fashion workshops.
What topics are covered?
October Workshop – Skirts: You will learn how to cut a pattern for a skirt to your own design from standard sized blocks. The pattern pieces will be cut out and sewn together using the sewing machine to produce a toile in calico.
February Workshop: Tops (bodice): You will learn how to cut a pattern for a top to your own design from standard sized blocks. The pattern pieces will be cut out and sewn together using the sewing machine to produce a toile in calico.
Who is the course aimed at?
Anyone with an interest in pattern cutting. Ideal for beginners. Some sewing experience is beneficial but not essential.
Who will be my tutor?
Joy Merron is an experienced designer and pattern cutter. Previously having worked for Mulberry and the Conran Design Group as a designer and pattern cutter. Joy is currently the embroidery technical demonstrator at Bath Spa University as well as running her own creative practice.
How will I learn?
Demonstrations by tutor, practical tasks and experimentation.
Which department is this course in?Department of Creative Arts and Enterprise
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus.
What do I need to bring?
H pencil; Pencil sharpener; Long ruler (18in/45cm preferred); Pattern curve (if you have one); Calculator; Paper & fabric scissors; Sewing pins; Tape measure; Notebook & pen.
What else do I need to know?
Please wear shoes covering your toes as you will be in a workshop environment.To avoid disappointment, please make sure you enrol on your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full. Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.
The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check the term dates.
Where can I find out more information?If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext 720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I enrol?You can enrol on this course:
Online: Click the "Add to Cart" button to enrol online.
Phone: Call 01225 328720 during our opening hours
Post: Download the Love2learn Learning Agreement and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP.
In person: Visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses
Please see how to enrol for more detailed information.