Fundamentals of Songket
You will learn the basic fundamentals of Pattern Drafting and Sewing.
- 300 Singapore dollars$300
- Riyan Haffys | The Design Atelier
OVERVIEW This course provides foundation of pattern development and garment construction of basic traditional baju songket (Kurung or Kebaya) You will learn to take body measurements, understand the relation of styles and ease allowance, develop patterns and basic sewing techniques to construct the garment. This forms the fundamental for progression enabling you to master the basic techniques of laying fabric, cutting, sewing, edging and finishing. OBJECTIVES - Draft basic pattern blocks with given specifications or measurements taken from human body. - Develop a variety of patterns for selected simple collarless tops and skirts using basic block via manipulation methods. - Label and mark individual pattern pieces with symbols and notches based on industrial practices. - Sew a simple traditional baju songket (Kurung or Kebaya) against given specifications or measurements. - Evaluate product against given specifications or measurements. - Take follow-up actions for non-conformance. KEY LEARNING AREAS - Human shapes and variations - Conversion of metric to imperial system - How to use pattern making tools - Patternmaking basics - Garment construction basics - How to use sewing tools - Types of sewing machines and equipment - Operation and threading of sewing machine - Application of interfacings and hemming finishes
50 Gambas Crescent, Singapore
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