Pattern Draping




Stay tuned! Additional classes will be added as other classes come to a finish.

Please contact Shawn's Sewing Center for more information about future classes.

Time: Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30 pm begins September 19th

Location: Springfield Store

Cost: $250* for a 6 week course

Supplies: Listed below

Minimum: 2 Students

Maximum: 6 Students

Age Range: 18 and up


What to expect........

Have you ever wanted to learn to make a garment pattern the way they do on Project Runway?  Now you can at Shawn’s Sewing Center.  Pamela Dake will teach you the professional art and craft of pattern draping to create one of kind garments without using a commercial pattern.  This class will require you to have sewing machine operating skills as well as basic sewing skills.


  1. Dress form that can be pinned into (a limited amount will available for students to borrow on a first com, first serve basis)
  2. Muslin; 4 yards
  3. Twill tape; ½” wide, 2 pkgs
  4. Thread; black
  5. Tape measure
  6. Pins; flat heads
  7. Scissors
  8. Disappearing marking pen, chalk pencil and pencil
  9. Tracing paper
  10. Tracing wheel
  11. 12" or 18" clear plastic ruler

Please contact Shawn's Sewing Center for registration and payment information. 417-885-1242

*Payment will be due at the time of sign up. Payment and registration must be done before the class starts. In store payment must be made during Shawn's Sewing Center's operating hours (Mon-Fri 9:30 to 5:30, Sat 9:30 to 3:00). Credit card payments can be made online through email or over the phone, but check and cash payments must be made in store.