Fashion Construction

You’ll learn how to operate an electric sewing machine, source fabrics, and deconstruct/reconstruct old garments into original finished designs. You will work on two exciting projects, the last of which will be an oversized messenger bag.

Course Syllabus

As a result of successfully completing this course, students...

Will be able to:

  • Use industry standard machinery.
  • Source and select fabrics and garments for development into finished designs.
  • Cut and sew jersey/knit fabrics.
  • Deconstruct and reconstruct selected garments into new finished designs.
  • Finish garments and accessories using professional hand and machine techniques.
  • Economically layout paper patterns on fabric for cutting.

Will display the following attitudes/professional behaviors:

  • Meet assigned deadlines
  • Accept and apply critiques
  • Analyze and discuss work using industry specific terminology
  • Prepare for and contribute to class discussions and critiques.

Course Additional Information

*Additional Fees: Occasionally a course will require additional fees. These fees cover labs, materials, equipment costs, and more. Estimated cost of supplies: $80

Online Course Start and End Dates: June 17, 2024 — July 27, 2024

Course Schedule

Code Start date End date Course Type
AE FSH46 OLJune 17, 2024July 27, 2024Online

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