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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 5117 - PCFD 1201 A
Jan 27 - Apr 07
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 2019
CRN 5117
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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
  • 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
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