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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 September 16th, 23rd, October 7th, 14th, 21st from 6-8 pm.

*Please note there will not be class Monday September 30th.*

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.

Ticket price includes all the materials and supplies that will be used in class.

Come early and shop! Students will enjoy a 10% discount on purchases made on class days.

** Please note that classes are subject to cancellation due to low enrollment. Learn more about this and all our policies here.

Earlier Event: September 16
Open Sew
Later Event: September 20
Jeans Construction Weekend Intensive