03.12.2018

Coming Soon: Gerber Accumark Digital Pattern Making for Beginners

The three-day Gerber Accumark digital pattern making course for beginners takes place at the Fashion Technology Academy, Unit 13/14 Crusader Estate, 167 Hermitage Road, London N4 1LZ, over consecutive Saturday’s from 10am – 3pm. 

The 15-hour course will provide learners with the skills required for the workplace and within the industry. Led by two leading industry experts who have more than 30-years Gerber experience between them.

Previous Gerber learner Emily said: “I used to work as a tailor in E.Tautz and Ozwald Boateng on Savile Row and now I am working as a freelance Pattern Cutter for Simone Rocha. I see more industries require CAD pattern cutters than manual pattern cutters, so I realized I need to learn these new techniques."

The course includes the following:

+ PowerPoint presentation explaining Gerber AccuMark, the basics of lines, points, how the computer recognises pieces and AccuMark Explorer the filing system.

+ Digitising.

+ Pattern input using the digitiser/puck.

+ Pattern Design.

+ Introducing the key Gerber functions and processes for pattern drafting and pattern modifications.

+ Setting up work space.

+ 15 functions to master from day one.

+ Demonstrations of 100+ frequently used functions and how we implement them.

+ AccuMark Explorer.

+ Saving, moving, copying and re-naming pieces.

+ Looking at the various file components.

+ Exercises.

+ Putting the digital pattern making functions to use, a series of exercises putting into use many of the functions and understanding how to execute them.

The next three-day course is due to take place on the 12th, 19th and 26th January and costs £499, however we are flexible and can book for future dates so please get in touch if you are interested.

Please email info@fashioncapital.co.uk for details or click here to book online.