Have you always wanted to learn how to design and create your own clothes – here’s your chance!
In this pattern making class, you will draft a basic skirt block based on your own body measurements. This class is perfect for total beginners who want to start learning flat pattern making!
You’ll walk away with a new understanding of how a 2D pattern can be transferred into 3D fabric form as well as a personalised pattern for your own skirt!
What we will cover?
- Introduction of basic pattern making
- How to transfer measurements to a skirt pattern
- Understand the magic of darts in shaping and creating volume
What to bring
- Bring your own tape measure if you have one
- Wheelchair Accessible Venue
- Gender Neutral Bathrooms
- Cheaper Early Bird Tickets
- Auslan Interpreted Upon Request
Who will be teaching?
Vivian Qiu (she/her) is a sentimental jewellery designer. She holds a Bachelor (Honours) degree in Fashion Design in RMIT. Her jewellery practice focuses on reflective designing based on emotions, stories, and memories.
She explores a variety of non-traditional materials in her practice, including rice fabric created by herself, recycled electrical wires, treated fabric and so on.
She has been running creative hands-on workshops since 2015. She has worked with Signal, City of Melbourne, Geelong Wool Museum, and Immigration Museum. You can follow her on Instagram.
Any other questions or ways we can assist with accessibility? Just email Maddy (she/her) at email@example.com