This 4 week introduction to designing and sewing draperies course covers the basic tools, equipment and professional workroom secrets needed to construct your own custom drapery panels. This class provides each student with hands on step-by-step training on the fundamentals of building rod-pocket and pinch-pleated drapes. Students learn a variety of pinch-pleat styles, including French, Euro, inverted pleat and goblet. The proper techniques of lining and interlining are also covered. NOTE: Home Dec classes have a maximum of 4 students per class. Please register early to secure your spot.
Cost: $250 course fee, includes 10 hours of instruction and some supplies.
Prerequisite: This class assumes that you’ve completed our Sewing 102 course or have similar skills.