The Frock Club, Deepwater

Thu 04/04/2019

WHEN:  8.45 am for 9.00 start – 12.00 noon

WHERE: Deepwater School of Arts Hall, Tenterfield St, DEEPWATER 2371

The session will examine:

  • Issues facing the fashion industry and the public alike, such as:
    • Clothes fitting incorrectly
    • The fast fashion phenomenon / environmental (un)sustainability
    • STEM studies’ connection to fashion
  • As a counterpoint, we’ll then look at fashion between the wars an incredibly innovative and exciting period for fashion
  • Tips on styling will also be presented, as well as an opportunity to try on vintage garments and hats
  • Presenters:
    • Lois Hennes, Pattern Engineer and co-author of ‘The Fashion Design System: Pattern Engineering for the 21st Century’
    • Ruth Povall, Technical Designer and Pattern Engineer
  • Cost: No charge to drought affected Frockers; country style morning tea provided (courtesy of Deepwater P&C)
  • Optional: wear or bring a 1910 – 1945 garment from your collection to share with the group!
  • Bookings are essential for catering : To register click here OR Contact / text Ruth Povall 0429 079 364


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