GRAMPIANS TEXTURE 2017
Halls Gap, Victoria, Australia.
Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 March 2017
PROFESSIONAL FINISHES IN DRESSMAKING
Sharpen up your garment sewing skills with tips and techniques that blend the best of fashion industry methods with the tools and products from the home-sewing world, to give all your handmade garments a professional finish. Attach trims and facings, collars and waistbands with sharp neat finishes, all with minimal pinning, tacking, hand-stitching or time. Learn a variety of seams and finishes to suit a range of fabric types, and how to use interfacings.
Monday 20 - Thursday 23 March 17
THE ENDLESS WARDROBE
Transform your favourite sewing patterns with endless design variations. Learn key patternmaking and construction techniques that blend industrial methods with tricks and gadgets from the domestic sewing sphere. You’ll gain speed and confidence in your sewing, and give your new handmade sustainable wardrobe a professional finish. The same techniques can be used for adults and children’s garments, so you can clothe the whole family!