Fashion and Fabrics

FC 0317 Fashion and Fabrics
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12 ½ year, .5 credits
Express your individual style. Students will experience basic apparel and home design construction skill through the use of commercial patterns. They will select and construct one apparel project and one home accessory in sewing lab. Fashion history and the elements of design will be studied. Additional topics include: self-expression through apparel, fibers and textiles, math skills used in sewing, and career options in the textile and apparel industries. Students are encouraged to provide a pattern and fabric to enhance their project.

FC 0318 Advanced Fashion and Fabrics
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12 ½ year, .5 credits
Prerequisite – successful completion of Fashion and Fabrics (FC 0306).
Express your individual style. This course is for students who have a passion for the world of fashion and want to refine their sewing construction skills. They will be introduced to a variety of advanced Sewing techniques. The upcycling of garments will be encouraged by recycling and reusing ready-to-wear clothing. Students are encouraged to provide a pattern and fabric to enhance their project.