Mini Pattern Drafting

The Mini Pattern Drafting Program Skill and Level Rating Categories:

Find your pattern drafting level by using VSC’s pattern draft rating categories. This is the most accurate pattern drafting rating system available.

Beginner: The client has zero or some basic skills, knowledge and experience in drafting and sewing.

Intermediate: The client has moderate skills, knowledge and experience in drafting and sewing. The client already has some basic knowledge of drafting basic tops, skirts and simple dresses. The client can execute basic dart and pattern manipulations.

Advanced: The client has good skills, knowledge and experience in drafting and sewing. The client can draft complex tops, skirts, pants and lined jackets.

Professional: The client is experienced and is making a professional living from her/his fashion design skill.

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Program Title: The Mini Beginner Pattern Drafting Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Beginner or Intermediate

Program Description: The client will learn the basic fundamentals of drafting flat patterns on paper to create a bodice and sleeve slopers/blocks. Textbook notes will be provided for all lessons. The client will draft basic front and back bodice and sleeve sloper/block patterns, and will learn how to manipulate all darts and design. In each lesson, the client will cut and sew their own muslin mock-up after they finish drafting each set of their own patterns. The client will have the opportunity to transfer their working draft pattern onto Manila hard paper as their final copy. The client will have up to three muslin fabric prototype mock-ups stitched together.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes textbook drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)

Program Title: The Mini Intermediate Pattern Draft Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Intermediate

Program Description: The client will draft basic sloper/block patterns either for pant and skirt, and will learn how to manipulate their sloper/block patterns to create new original designs. Textbook notes will be provided for all lessons. The client will draft, cut and sew their pattern pieces together into muslin mock-up prototypes for the final fit test. Once the fitting is complete and the corrections are done, the client will transfer their working draft pattern onto Manila hard paper as their final sloper/block pattern. The client will have up to 3 muslin or fabric prototype mock-ups stitched together.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes textbook drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)

Program Title: The Mini Drafting Menswear Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Beginner OR Intermediate

Program Description: This program will help the client to learn how to draft basic menswear designs, such as drafting either basic shirt or hoodie or track pants. The client will learn how to measure and draft up to three sets of men’s sloper/block patterns. The client will draft, cut and sew their working draft pattern into muslin or the actual fabric. The client will receive textbook notes and formulas for this program.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)

Program Title: The Mini Children’s Wear Pattern Drafting Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Beginner OR Intermediate

Program Description: If you want to learn how to draft basic children’s wear patterns/designs, this is the program for you. The client will learn how to draft basic top, bottom or jackets for children’s wear. The client will draft up to three sets of children’s wear sloper/block patterns, as well as design and draft up to two complete garments by the end of the program. The client will draft, cut and sew their working draft pattern into muslin or the actual fabric in each lesson. The client will receive textbook notes and formulas for this entire program.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)

Program Title: The Mini Eveningwear and Bridal Wear Pattern Drafting Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Beginner OR Intermediate

Program Description: This program is designed for the client who wants to learn about bridal OR evening wear trade secrets. In this program, the client will learn how to draft and create one set of bridal or evening wear sloper/block patterns. The client will learn how to measure, draft, cut and sew their own working draft patterns into muslin fabric or the actual fabric. Once the final slopers/blocks are perfected, the clients can design any dresses as she/he wants. The client will be able to measure, draft, cut and sew one evening wear sloper/block pattern mock-up, as well as create one complete garment of their choice in muslin or the actual fabric. The client will receive textbook notes and formulas for the entire program.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)

Program Title: The Mini Knitwear Pattern Drafting Program

Pattern Draft Rating Category: Beginner OR Intermediate

Program Description: This program is designed for the client who wishes to learn about basic knitwear pattern drafting. The client will have to supply their own knit fabric for this program. The client will learn how to measure, draft, cut, sew and achieve the perfect fit for any knitwear construction. She/he will get to design, draft, cut, and sew up to two knitwear garments in this program. The client will receive textbook notes and formulas for this entire program.

Program Duration: 3 classes (each class is 3 hours)

Cost: $675 plus taxes (includes drafting notes, white drafting paper, Manila hard paper, muslin fabric, notions, zippers and pattern hooks)