THE ART OF DRAPERY

The Art of Drapery  is a 40 clock hour course in the Fashion Study Program. Students build samples of different types of pillows, table topper, and drapes (e.g. Rock Pocket with Heather, Gathered Panel, Flat Panel Self Valance).

8-Week Agenda
WEEK ONE
  • Introduction to Class

  • Table Topper

  • Cut and Make a Sample 

  • Round Table Skirt

  • Cut and Make a Sample

 
WEEK TWO
  • Diagonal Four Square Pillow

  • Cut and Make a Sample  

  • Bolster with Sewn Ends

  • Cut and Make a Sample 

WEEK THREE
  • Waterfall Bolster Pillow

  • Cut and Make a Sample

 
WEEK FOUR
  • Rod Pocket with Header

  • Cut and Make a Sample

 
WEEK FIVE
  • Scalloped Valance with Pointed Side

  • Cut and Make a sample

WEEK SIX
  • Swag and Cascade (Jabot) on Board

  • Cut and Make a Sample 

WEEK SEVEN
  • Geometric Valance

  • Cut and Make a Sample 

WEEK EIGHT
  •  Soft Cornice

  • Cut and Make a Sample