Theatre Costume Pattern Making course – fashion school in Rome

This course is oriented to prepare our student to manufacture theatrical costumes, from the simplest to the most complex patterns.The instructive program begin with the study of the basis of modelling and it goes on with darts in transfer, sizes and allowance.After a preliminary skill, the student learns to carry out patterns of the period costumes and to manufacture them with cloths and fabrics.The student will study fibres and yarns in order to simplify the realization of the pattern.Thanks to the our program, once completed the course, the student will be able to face working reality as a professional.

• Anatomical basis
• Pattern making
• Draft in Transfer
• Easy Allowance
• Study of Collars
• Study of Sleeves
• Study of Skirt
• Sewing Techniques
• Planning of Patterns
• Pattern Layout
• Sewing Techniques

Wedding Dress Pattern Making 90 hours
• Study of Basis
• Darts in Transfer
• Study of:
Wedding Dress
• Measurements Study
• Study of Allowance
• Study of Petticoats
• Creation of Wedding Dresses
• Tailor Sewing Techniques
• Pattern Layout
• Planning of Patterns
• Commodity Economy
• Hints of Industrial Techniques

Total hours: 90
Lesson duration: 3 hours
Registration € 500
Course fee € 1200

Schedule examples:
Duration: 2 months – Weekly lessons: 4
Duration: 1 month – Weekly lessons: 8
Duration: 3 weeks – Weekly lessons: 10

The enrolment fee is to be paid only for the first year, it is not required again for the following years or if the student decides to change or add a course.
All prices include: VAT, teaching materials consisting of squares and books, and fee for the final exam with external commission.

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It will be possible to visit the classrooms, you will be able to view the projects of the former students, have a direct meeting with the director Fernando Burgo and the professors to request advice for an orientation on the program most suited to their attitudes and needs, it will also be possible to participate in one or more workshop of your choice.

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