Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Title Page

    • Welcome Video from Cynthia Bleskachek

    • Table of Contents

    • Introduction

    • Safety Message

  • 2

    Section 1: Tools & Materials

    • 1.0 Introduction: Table of Contents

    • 1.1 Overview: Tools and Supplies for this Course

    • 1.2 Tools: Heat Gun

  • 3

    Section 2: Preparation

    • 2.0 Preparation Introduction and Table of Contents

    • 2.1 Video: Preparation

    • 2.2 Exercise: Create your Cut List

    • 2.3 Exercise: Create your Cut Diagram

    • 2.4 Exercise: Mark and Cut the Vinyl

    • 2.5 Method: Mark Centers on a Round Base

    • 2.6 Exercise: Foam

    • 2.7 Evaluation Methods Self-Assessment

  • 4

    Upholstery

    • 3.0 Introduction and Table of Contents

    • 3.1 Video: Upholstery

    • 3.2 Method: Heating Vinyl

    • 3.3 Exercise: Applying Vinyl

    • 3.4 Exercise: Attach Bottom Cloth with a Curve

    • 3.5 Evaluation: Quiz for Slip Seat - Vinyl

    • 3.6 Evaluation: Methods Self-Assessment

  • 5

    Beyond This Course

    • 4.0 Introduction and Table of Contents

    • 4.1 Method: Vinyl for Public Spaces

    • 4.2 Evaluation: Quiz

  • 6

    Resources

    • 5.0 Introduction and Table of Contents

    • 5.1 Resource: Blank Cut List

    • 5.2 Resource: Blank Cut Diagram

  • 7

    Section 6: Closing Thoughts

    • 6.1 Video: Closing Thoughts from Cynthia

Bonus - Practice Log

This practice log is a free download for completed basic level courses. 

Practice is such an important part of the learning process. This log gives you space to record information about the project, the kind of fabric, and notes/reflections about your learning process.