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Pattern + Construct: Above the Waist

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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Highlights

In this course, students create, manipulate, and sew patterns that cover the upper half of the female form. Students learn to draft a basic bodice from their personal measurements or by measuring of a dress form, to create a professional sloper, as well as sleeves and collars. They will also manipulate darts, add fullness, and contour. These principles will be used to create a bodice of the student's own design. 

Prerequisite(s): Sewing Techniques: Fundamentals or equivalent experience.

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited degree programs as well as Continuing Studies programs for adults and children, ages 4-18. Considered one of the most influential art and design schools in the world, SAIC has continuing studies programs available to all skill levels. Students develop their creative and critical abilities while working with renowned faculty, utilizing state-of-the-art resources, and visiting the breath-taking galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Class Starting Saturday, May 30

10 sessions

  • Saturday, May 30, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 06, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 13, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 20, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 27, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 11, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 18, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 25, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, August 01, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, August 08, 9:00AM- 12:00PM

Building and room: Sullivan Center 705
Course number 1175
No Class July 4

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Sewing classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

About This Deal

In this course, students create, manipulate, and sew patterns that cover the upper half of the female form. Students learn to draft a basic bodice from their personal measurements or by measuring of a dress form, to create a professional sloper, as well as sleeves and collars. They will also manipulate darts, add fullness, and contour. These principles will be used to create a bodice of the student's own design. 

Prerequisite(s): Sewing Techniques: Fundamentals or equivalent experience.

A leader in educating artists, designers, and scholars since 1866, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) offers nationally accredited degree programs as well as Continuing Studies programs for adults and children, ages 4-18. Considered one of the most influential art and design schools in the world, SAIC has continuing studies programs available to all skill levels. Students develop their creative and critical abilities while working with renowned faculty, utilizing state-of-the-art resources, and visiting the breath-taking galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Class Starting Saturday, May 30

10 sessions

  • Saturday, May 30, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 06, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 13, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 20, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, June 27, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 11, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 18, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, July 25, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, August 01, 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • Saturday, August 08, 9:00AM- 12:00PM

Building and room: Sullivan Center 705
Course number 1175
No Class July 4

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Sewing classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

Need To Know

Promotional value expires Aug 8, 2020.
  • ALL SALES FINAL.
  • Must be 18 or older to attend
  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged, altered, or redeemed for other dates, but may send a friend in place.
  • Must present CourseHorse confirmation email upon arrival.
  • Purchaser name must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with CourseHorse and course provider for purposes of order fulfillment.
  • Groupon voucher Terms of Sale and Extraordinary Event Policy do not apply.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
  • Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.
  • Note, additional equipment or materials may be required or included in purchase price, see course description for details.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.

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