Intro to Flat Pattern

Saturday, February 9th 2019

Fashion Institute Midwest presents Introduction to Flat Pattern.


Fashion Institute Midwest

1141 N 11th St, Floor 2

Omaha, NE 68102


10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Admission: $35.00 Supplies Fee  – All patterning supplies will be provided for the workshop at 50% off the actual retail cost.


In this hands-on workshop, students will learn the preliminary steps of the flat pattern method by completing a bodice sloper.  The sloper consisting of a bodice front, bode back and sleeve is the fundamental tool needed in the creation of all flat pattern designs.

In this workshop, the students will learn to drape a sloper on the form, transfer to pattern paper, and finally to a finished tagboard template.

Whether you are new toflat pattern or want to brush up on your skills, this will be an invaluable workshop.

Instructor: Denise Ervin

Denise has a 30+ year career in costume and custom clothing design. She has worked extensively in both methods of flat pattern and draping. She will be sharing her expertise to get you started understanding the fundamentals of pattern design.