Dressmaking – Skill Builder - Lined Jacket
Have you ever wanted to make a lined jacket but thought the techniques may be too complex? Then this is the course for you… An exciting opportunity to build a portfolio of Jacket Making Skills – each week will include a video detailing the instructions on a new technique, followed by a comprehensive step by step PowerPoint presentation for you to work along with at home with tutor support every step of the way.
• Week 1 - Fitting for individual figures – a selection of pattern amendments to make a Jacket fit
• Week 2 – Pressing, Padstitching & Suitable Interfacing
• Week 3 4 – Collars & Facings
• Week 5 – Sleeves, sleeve roll and shoulder pads
• Week 6 - Pockets (and zips)
• Week 7 - Lining a Jacket
• Week 8 - Buttonholes/Buttons and Fastenings
Example of the structure of session:
10am - Introduction
10.05am – All learners will have microphones muted with cameras turned off and asked to follow the link to watch the ‘Jacket Making Skill of the Week’
10.20am approx. – Learners return to Zoom for a discussion about the video where questions/queries are answered – learners will have microphones muted, and questions asked via the ‘hand up’ system. We will also be using the ‘chat’ function in Zoom.
10.30am – PowerPoint presentation of the ‘step-by-step’ guide to accompany the video. Learners work alongside each other and the tutor to complete the task – the tutor will be available to answer questions/queries along the way
11.25am – Evaluate session
11.30 – Class finish

Please note that demonstrations have been recorded in tutors’ own homes. All videos and PowerPoints will be available to the learners following the session and available to use as a resource in their future projects.
Prosp User 3
This is an intermediate class (not suitable for beginners); some sewing experience will be necessary.

**Please note, a fully working sewing machine is required to complete this course – no time will be available from the tutor to fix sewing machine problems.**
Prosp User 4
You will need to provide your own fabrics and pattern paper to complete the tasks – detailed information of the requirements and pattern pieces will be sent once we know the class has enough learners enrolled to make it viable.

https://padlet.com/kateunsworth/dressmakingclasses
Prosp User 5
There will be no class on 1st June 2021.

The course will be fully supported by "Padlet" (best described as an online noticeboard) where weekly demonstrations and other useful material will be uploaded by the tutor. This platform can also be used to keep in touch with likeminded learners to share ideas between sessions and keep a record of your progress. https://padlet.com/kateunsworth/dressmakingclasses

This is an online course that will be delivered via Zoom, so please ensure that you can access this on the device you are using.

You will receive your Zoom login details in an email that is sent out 24 hours before the course is due to start. (Please note, if you enrol less than 24 hours before a course starts, you will receive your zoom code as soon as you enrol.) Please keep your Zoom code safe as you will need the same code for further classes if this is part of a course.

You will need to join Zoom five minutes before your session is due to start and remain in the “waiting room”. Your tutor will then admit you to the class once your session is ready to begin.

If you require help to download or use Zoom, please email ictskills@york.gov.uk at least a week before your course starts and we will endeavour to provide assistance.

Please ensure that you read and understand the health and safety guidelines for any creative product, machinery or tools that you intend to use during the course, before the first class.
Click here to view a list of required materials for this course..
Prosp User 6
York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area. If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area.
If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost. If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost.
In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment. In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment.
AT3/AAG
27/04/2021
22/06/2021
10:00 - 11:30
Tuesday
1.50 hrs per wk
8 weeks
Kate Unsworth
55.00
£55.00 full fee. £50.00 if in receipt of State Pension, and £35.00 if in receipt of certain means-tested benefits.