|Age Level: 16 & up||Cost: $78||Skill Level: Beginner Plus|
Learn the skills and techniques that will lead to beautiful drapes. In this class we will complete one full length drapery panel. Learn the skills and techniques that will lead to beautiful draperies. You may choose from a variety of headings including, flat panel, wave (with clip on rings), rod pocket, back tab, shirred tape, tab top, pleated, or grommeted. Please limit the panel size to 1 width of fabric.
Before Class: When you print your Class Description (Click on the Class Flyer Box below), you will find a worksheet to complete with the information needed to plan your project. Complete and return the worksheet prior to the first class. The instructor will contact you and with a list of items you will need for class.
First Class: We will discuss measuring and planning, calculating, proportions, rod choices, fullness, linings, working with pattern repeats, hems, blind hem stitch, weights and a variety of headings for the top. Then we will, cut fabric and lining, hem fabric and lining, and layer the two together.
Second Class: Finish top hem and heading style of your choice.Create a functioning, lined roman shade. We will cover design principles, style, measuring, size, proportion, fabric selection, yardage and what supplies needed to build the shade. Insider techniques used by professional workrooms are taught to help you get gorgeous results.