Bonus Material - Spotlight on Practice

Practice is such an important part of the learning process. The Self-Assessment gives ideas on areas of improvement, the Variations gives you ideas for projects, and the Practice Log gives you space to record information about the projects.   

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Title Page

    • Welcome video from Cynthia

    • Table of Contents

    • Introduction

    • Safety Message

  • 2

    Section 1: Tools and Supplies

    • 1.0 Tools and Supplies Introduction

    • 1.1 Tools and Supplies for this Course

    • 1.2 Tools: Tear Back - Staple and tack lifters, pliers

    • 1.3 Tools: Staple Guns

    • 1.4 Video: Staple Guns

    • 1.5 Tools: Air Compressor

    • 1.6 Video: Air Compressor

    • 1.7 Tools: Webbing Stretcher

    • 1.8 Supplies: Webbing

    • 1.9 Supplies: Burlap

    • 1.10 Supplies: Foam

    • 1.11 Supplies: Bottom Cloth

  • 3

    Section 2: Preparation

    • 2.0 Preparation: Introduction

    • 2.1 Video: Preparation

    • 2.2 Method: Creating a Cut List

    • 2.3 Exercise: Create Your Cut List

    • 2.4 Method: Creating a Cut Diagram

    • 2.5 Exercise: Create Your Cut Diagram

    • 2.6 Exercise: Mark and Cut the Fabric

    • 2.7 Method: Tear Back

    • 2.8 Exercise: Tear Back

    • 2.9 Exercise: Webbing

    • 2.10 Exercise: Burlap

    • 2.11 Exercise: Foam and Batting

    • 2.12 Evaluation: Quiz

    • 2.13 Evaluation: Methods Self-Assessment

  • 4

    Section 3: Upholstery

    • 3.0 Upholstery: Introduction

    • 3.1 Video: Upholstery

    • 3.2 Exercise: Applying Fabric

    • 3.3 Exercise: Two Corner Options

    • 3.4 Exercise: Bottom Cloth

    • 3.5 Evaluation: Quiz

    • 3.6 Evaluation: Methods Self-Assessment

  • 5

    Section 4: Beyond this Course

    • 4.0 Introduction and Table of Contents

    • 4.1 Overview: Pattern Matched Slip Seats

    • 4.2 Video: Pattern Match Considerations

    • 4.3 Method: Yardage for One Pattern Matched Slip Seat

    • 4.4 Method: Yardage for Multiple Pattern Matched Slip Seats

    • 4.5 Method: Ordering Yardage for Pattern Matched Slip Seats

    • 4.6 Exercise: Patterned Fabric for Slip Seats Example #1

    • 4.7 Exercise: Patterned Fabric for Slip Seats Example #2

  • 6

    Section 5: Resources

    • 5.0 Resources: Introduction

    • 5.1 Resources: Blank Cut List

    • 5.2 Resources: Blank Cut Diagram

  • 7

    Section 6: Closing Thoughts

    • 6.1 Video: Closing Thoughts from Cynthia