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Blended learning in Leicester ()
At the end of the course delegates will be able to: Understand the pattern development of a corset block. Relate to design and style development techniques. Gain an appreciation of fabrics and components. Understand hand finishing and manufacture techniques. Research into historical and contemporary design. Understand fit and fitting as a specialist and commercial garment.
Suitable for: This course has been created for those wishing to develop the skill of corsetry. Whether you wish to broaden your portfolio or be able to respond to industry demand.
To take into account
Learners need no prior knowledge or experience of corset making however sewing skills would be beneficial. The courses are structured specifically around learners with differing levels of knowledge and we therefore anticipate that learners will be able to progress at a rate that suits them.
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Achievements for this centre
- Costume Design
- corset making
Teachers and trainers (1)
Senior Lecturer and freelance Technical Designer
A freelance technical designer she has unique insight into all aspects of technical design and specialises in the plus cup size market. Laura has worked on the development of an integral support nightwear range for a specialist fit retailer, as well as developments for maternity and mastectomy lingerie brands, underwire developments with leading component suppliers, swimwear for the plus cup size and core size markets.
Credits/Points: non-accredited professional short course
Students per class: 16
Contact person: Sarah Allen