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Pattern Drafting: Make a Bodice Sloper

  • Bolt Neighborhood Fabric Boutique 4636 Northeast 42nd Avenue, Ste C Portland, OR, 97218 United States (map)

$170 + $25 Materials

This class meets 5 times. Monday July 8, 15, 22, 29, August 5 from 6-8 pm.

Have you been itching to try your hand at pattern drafting? Are you looking for an outlet to get the amazing designs in your head onto paper and fabric? This class is an introduction to pattern-making, and it will be perfect for you. Students will learn what a sloper is and their significance in pattern-making. Students will create a personal flat pattern of a bodice sloper, including a sleeve, completed on tag board. Students will leave the class with basic pattern-making, fit, and pattern adjustment skills.

 In this class students will learn:

  • How to take body measurements.

  • A basic understanding of flat pattern-making.

  • A basic understanding of pattern fit and adjustments.

  • Knowledge of slopers and how to use one in pattern drafting.

All materials are provided for this class, and are included in the ticket price.

Earlier Event: July 7
Beginning Embroidery
Later Event: July 9
Sewing with Knits