Back to The New School
Registration for summer courses and certificates is now open.

Sewing

Learn to sew simple garments using industrial equipment. Acquire the basic skills of cutting, construction, and finishing using a commercial pattern. Learn about fabric selection and practice hand sewing techniques. You will need a home sewing machine to complete homework assignments. Prerequisites: none.

  • Programs:
  • Format: On Campus
  • Section: A
  • Course Number: CRN 5237 - PCFD 0201 A
Jan 27 - Apr 07
Sunday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
CRN 5237
Questions? Call Us or E-mail Us
What you will learn
  • Learn and experience the basics of design and construction of apparel
  • Be introduced to the language and correct use of tools for sewing
  • Learn to use the sewing machine and iron.
  • Become familiar with seam and hem finishes and the reason for their use
  • Know the difference between Patternmaking and Draping
Benefits
  • Be able to use a sewing machine and iron
  • Apply your knowledge toward the development of original designs in fashion
  • Gain exposure to a variety of methods and practices, crucial for your success in the art of sewing
  • Begin to develop proficiency in sewing apparel
  • Improve your critical thinking in regards to apparel construction
Back to top