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Summer Sewing Design Camp

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West Town, West Side
2041 W Carroll Ave
Btwn Damen & N Hoyne Avenues
Chicago, Illinois 60612
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this sewing class:

Spend a week in the sewing studio learning from sewing educator Anastasia Chatzka.

From beginner to advance learn at your skill level to advance your skills to the next level. Work on projects that speak out to you while learning new techniques and skills.

Anastasia shows the basics of draping and pattern drafting to help you drape and pattern draft garments from muslin to final fabric. You can create as many looks as you can get through during the week depending on your skill level and complexity of the garments.

You will learn:

  • how to buy textiles and identify textiles appropriate for your projects
  • how to sketch
  • special textile techniques
  • what makes up a well designed garment

Class comes with a base set of slopers in a pdf form sizes 2-26 that you can use in pattern drafting. Which includes the bodice, skirt and sleeves.


Course Outline

Wednesday - The first day of class we will go over design concepts, sketching and planning the garments to be made during the week. We will also visit 3 fabirc stores to pick up supplies for your specific projects.

Thursday - We will go over the techniques of pattern drafting and draping and start to create patterns for your garments that you designed. We will also go over fabric manipulations techniques.

Friday - Work on creating the designs & go over fit and tailoring techniques

Saturday - Work on finalizing the designs and a special guest speaker

Sunday - Finalize garments and have a critique along with a photoshoot of the garments created


Supplies that are included:

  • Muslin for draping
  • White paper for drafting
  • Rulers for pattern drafting
  • Markers,colored pencils, paint for sketching

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Refund Policy
Cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance of the class will be honored with a full refund. Students who cancel less than 48 hours prior to the start time of the class will receive a credit towards a future class.

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Sew Anastasia

Anastasia Chatzka is a Chicago based fashion designer with over 20 years of sewing, pattern drafting, and design experience. She has refined her skills through the years while working with renowned industry professionals, including Betsey Johnson and Anna Sui. Anastasia also has a BFA in fashion design....

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