Sign up for our online upper making course!
Do you want to learn this craft at your own pace, your own workshop? Do you find traveling expensive and tiresome? Here is a chance to do it, using the same way you use to watch movies, stay in touch with distant old friends, order a pizza or get a new laptop - online. Sign up for this course and leave your suitcase in the storage.
6+ hour lessons and get a chance to learn the vocabulary of the footwear upper making, seam types, edge finishes, different machines, tools, materials, different kind of tapes, understanding footwear patterns and of course you can also follow making footwear upper - using the knowledge you gained.
This course will help you to be more confident to make your own uppers, achieve better quality products.
At the end of each course there will be a chance to send your questions and we will answer them in a Q&A session, with demonstration - which will also be posted.
After registration you receive an email from us. When the course starts in October, you receive your personal Vimeo link, where you can watch and download all the episodes and the Q&A sessions as well.
You will receive with this course:
approx. 6 hours. online or DVD* tutorials
A coupon for a free Pattern Ruler
a coupon to get written tutorials
a discount coupon for an upper making toolkit
Downloadable patters and practice patterns
*for a physical DVD set extra charges apply
CAD Pattern Making Course
Date: 2019 October 4-5 (Friday-Saturday)
Location: Savannah, GA
2-day long pattern making CAD class. Participants will have the chance to learn the industry standard Caligola4 design software in a very hands-on way. From the first lines to the finished printed pattern, participants will learn how to create classic men’s shoes patterns, such as derby and oxford, as well as modern athletic footwear patterns. The course will also touch on grading and some higher level pattern design features.
Previous experience in pattern making and basic design software knowledge is highly recommended!