Apparel Merchandising / Interior Design | Creative Apparel Design - Pattern Drafting
H407 | 0535 | Christiansen


Meeting Day and Time:  M, W, 1:25-3:25

Course Description and Content

Apparel design through the fundamental principles and
processes of pattern development methods.  Experimentation with
sloper development and pattern drafting to produce original
apparel designs.

Required Texts and Readings

Pattern Making by the Flat-pattern Method, Eight Edition
(1999) by Norma Hollen and Carolyn J. Kundel

Outline Course Requirements

A quarter-scale development and drafting notebook will be
completed, comprising examples of all techniques learned
in class.  Two major projects will be completed during the
semester:  a pleated skirt and final drafted or draped garment.
For these projects patterns will be developed,
followed by garment construction. Also, a number of
full size patterns will be developed and  included in the grade.