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riyoko

Skirt Basics

$152.00

riyoko

Skirt Basics

$152.00

Come learn how do make your memade pieces even more beautiful! This class is great for beginner to advanced students. We will learn the same foundational principals of patternmaking as Pattern Making 101 through skirt making - and along the way learn the specifics of how to make your skirts fit and flow more beautifully. In this class we will draft waistbands, circle skirts, a-line skirts, and flare skirts. Take your skirt game to the next level!

This course is four 2-hour sessions. The next session is:

Wed Jan 15, 22, 29 & Feb 5  - 6 pm to 8 pm 

or 

Wed Feb 26 & March 4, 11, 18 - 6 pm to 8 pm

$158 + gst (8 hours)


*Beginner sewing / patternmaking skills, Pattern Making 101 or equivalent experience are the recommended prerequisite for this course.

Class fees include all supplies except rulers and fabric scissors. Rulers are available for purchase in the Assemble Work/Shop, and during the class.

Riyoko Studio, 1721 29 Ave SW, Suite 445

Instructor: Aileen Beninger

Aileen is one of the co-founders of Assemble Work/Shop. She is a professional Fashion Designer with a background in Knitwear and Home Decor. Her approach to both fashion, as well as home decor is focused on locally crafted, high quality product. Aileen founded Homeage in the early 2000s, a home decor company focusing primarily on carefully curated custom and handmade interior textile pieces for client’s homes and businesses. Prior to Homeage, Aileen graduated from Ryerson University and shortly afterwards, founded and designed for NONONO, a Toronto children’s wear company producing locally made children’s  clothing and printed textiles. Aileen nurtured NONONO for 15 successful years. 

Aileen can't wait to share her passion, knowledge, and experience in textile and design with you!