Fredericksburg, VA

Draping Fundamentals: Upper Body
Teacher: Joe Vecchiarelli
Thursday, September 30, 2021
6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Code(s): F84X, G100 Hands on Workshop
Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center
Pre-Registration Closed
Pricing Information
Session Value: 3
Price Per Session (before discount): $23.00
Materials Fee: $80.00

Discover why draping is the secret to truly fit the body and develop basic draping and patternmaking skills with hands on experience. Create a draped bodice (back and front) using a standard dress form, then turn the resulting muslin into a pattern using garment industry techniques. The resulting sloper is what designers use as a foundation for patternmaking with custom-developed pattern blocks. You’ll even learn how to manipulate darts using cutting and spreading.

  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Category(ies): Fashion Sewing, Garment Style and Design, Fashion Fit and Construction, Sewing Fundamentals
  • Experience Level:


  • Supply List:

    Glass head pins, paper scissors, fabric scissors 

Thank you to these fine companies who provide continued support.