THE ART OF DRAPERY

The study of the Art of Drapery is to create and tailor all type of drapes, curtains, and decorative items like pillows and table topper.  Students must learn the Basic Sewing and Intro to Fashion prior to this course.  There are two courses, Drapery I and Drapery II.  Each Course is 32 clock hours.  Student can finish the Fashion Study, and continue and minor in Drapery Course.

 

 ART OF DRAPERY I

 

WEEK ONE
  • Introduction to Class                                     
  • Table Topper                                                 
  • Cut and Make a Sample    
                                        
WEEK TWO
  • Round Table Skirt                                                                                         
  • Cut and Make a Sample    
                                        
WEEK THREE
  • Diagonal Four Square Pillow                                                                        
  • Cut and Make a Sample 
                                           
WEEK FOUR
  • Bolster with Sewn Ends                                                                                
  • Cut and Make a Sample      

WEEK FIVE

  • Waterfall Bolster Pillow                                                                   
  • Cut and Make a Sample                                
WEEK SIX    
  • Rod Pocket with Header                                                                    
  • Cut and Make a Sample                                            
WEEK SEVEN   
  • Scalloped Valance with Pointed Side                                   
  • Cut and Make a sample                                                                                 
WEEK EIGHT
  • Grommet Panel Drapes                                                                                 
  • Gathered Panels with Triangle

 

 

ART OF DRAPERY II

 

WEEK ONE             
  • Tab Top Panel                        
  • Cut and Make a Sample  
WEEK TWO
  • Swag and Cascade (Jabot) on Board                         
  • Cut and Make a Sample              
WEEK THREE
  • Pinch Pleat Drapes                                                           
  • Cut and Make a Sample  
WEEK FOUR
  • Flat Panel Self Valance                                                 
  • Cut and Make a Sample

 

WEEK FIVE     
  • Geometric Valance                                                                                        
  • Cut and Make a Sample          
WEEK SIX
  • Scalloped Valance                                                                             
  • Cut and Make a Sample    
WEEK SEVEN
  • Soft Cornice                                                                                                  
  • Cut and Make a Sample                  
WEEK EIGHT
  • Roman Shades                                                                                               
  • Cut and Make a Sample