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Clothing and Textiles 11

Prerequisite: None

This course is designed to meet the needs of senior students who are interested in fashion and want to learn new sewing techniques to create their own fashion statements. Students will begin to gather a fashion file of personal sketches and other inspirations from a variety of sources. Further study on fitting techniques, wardrobe planning, fiber and fabric awareness and the appropriate sewing techniques is done with emphasis on personal needs and abilities. Course projects may include unlined jackets or coats, skirts or trousers, formal or party dresses. Original and innovative ideas are encouraged and chosen by the students in consultation with the teacher.