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The Union for Contemporary Art


  • The Union for Contemporary Arts 2423 North 24th Street Omaha, NE, 68110 United States (map)

The Union for Contemporary Art

Fashion Draping

In this 2-part workshop participants are introduced to the basics of draping, a form of pattern making and an essential element to fashion design.  Participants will learn how to professionally drape a sleeveless basic bodice front and bodice back (essentially a top) on a dress form, including learning how to block muslin.

NOTE: This is a two part workshop. You must be able to attend both parts of the workshop. 
Part 1: Thursday, June 21, 6 - 7:30PM
Part 2: Thursday, June 28, 6 - 7:30PM

Instructor:  Calandra "Callie" Cooper
 

 

Natural Dyeing

From our earliest time, we've always tried to duplicate the colors of nature, because color is fascinating and is interwoven into the fabric of our lives. 

Come learn ----as Calandra demonstrates how to make dyes from various natural substances and gives instructions for dyeing natural fibers with them while eliminating synthetic chemicals from the process.

NOTE: This is a two part workshop. You must be able to attend both parts of the workshop. 

Part 1: Thursday, July 19, 6 - 8PM
Part 2: Thursday, July 26, 6 - 8PM

Instructor:  Calandra Cooper

Earlier Event: September 1
Metropolitan Community College (MCC)
Later Event: June 10
Center Studio 518