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Dressmaking for Beginners

Course Code
ARDE011A.FC
ARDE011C.FC
ARDE011D.FC
Start Date
17/09/2024
07/01/2025
22/04/2025
End Date
26/11/2024
18/03/2025
01/07/2025
Location
Ware Campus
Ware Campus
Ware Campus
Study Mode
Part Time

This course covers all the skills involved in making a garment from a commercial pattern including putting in a zip, waistbands and pockets. Students will be required to buy a pattern and fabric for either a skirt or a pair of trousers. Advice on the style of patterns and fabric will be given in the first session by a well-qualified and experienced tutor.

How to book

Bookings for our Art & Design short courses and workshops can be made via our online payment portal at HRC Online Shop/Part Time.

To be taken directly to the individual course page on our online shop, please click the link to the relevant course from the list below:

Course Code Start Date End Date
ARDE011A.FC 17/09/2024 26/11/2024 Click here
ARDE011C.FC 07/01/2025 18/03/2025 Click here
ARDE011D.FC 22/07/2025 01/07/2025 Click here

Please add the revelant course(s) to your cart before making payment via your online shop account, ensuring you fully complete the checkout process.

If you have not used our payment portal before, please click here and select “Register for an Account”.  You will only need to register for an account once.

For further details regarding the booking process, please see the FURTHER INFORMATION section below.

Our Introduction to Pattern Cutting short course is ideal for anyone wanting to develop their pattern cutting skills and learn how to draft their own patterns and blocks from scratch.
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There are no entry requirements. All abilities welcome. You may enrol each term to repeat and recap skills.
You will be given guidance on purchasing a simple pattern, fabric and basic equipment during the first class. This can cost anything between £30 and £80.  The course takes place in our fashion studios with access to industrial and domestic sewing machines, with advantages that both machines offer. It is useful but not essential to have access to a sewing machine at home.
£135 for each of the 10 week blocks.

This course is scheduled on a Tuesday evening, 19:00 – 21:00, at our Ware Campus.

All our Art & Design Short Courses are for aged 18+ unless otherwise specified.

How to book

Bookings for our Art & Design short courses and workshops can be made via our online payment portal at HRC Online Shop/Part Time.

If you have not used our payment portal before, please click here and select “Register for an Account”.  You will only need to register for an account once.

Please add the revelant course(s) to your cart before making payment via your online shop account, ensuring you fully complete the checkout process.

Once your booking/payment has been processed on our system, you will receive an email confirming your booking (please allow 3-5 working days for this).

The Department will contact you via email with start-up instructions approximately 1 week before the start of the course.

Please monitor your junk mail for emails from us as we are aware some of our system generated emails can end up there.

All our Art & Design short courses and workshops run subject to reaching minimum numbers.  In the event we are unable to run the course/workshop you are booked on to, you will be offered a space on an alternative course or a full refund of the course fee.

We endeavour to remove our courses from the website once they are full, in the unlikely event you are able pay for a course/workshop that is full, you will be offered a space on an alternative course or a full refund of the course fee.

For further information please contact our Information Centre by email on admissions@hrc.ac.uk, or to speak to an advisor please call 01992 411411.

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