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Available only in Finnish.

The combiĀ­nation course

The combination course is the right choice for you when you wish to immerse yourself in the world of digital pattern making and when you wish to learn how to utilize the Grafis CAD software in the patterning, grading and lay planning of clothes in a versatile way. After the course, you will have the ability to implement the graded clothing patterns in a versatile way, both for tailor-made orders and for mass production. This course package includes the materials for both the basic course as well as the advanced one and it is available as an affordable package deal.

The basic course

During the basic course, you will learn the basic principles of working with the Grafis CAD software, as well as how to edit personal measurement tables. You will also familiarize yourself with the convenient basic patterns of Grafis CAD, as well as with the various shaping tools and the implementation of the ready-to-cut manufacturing patterns. After the completion of the basic course, you will be able to pattern the designs independently and you will be able to create lay plans using the Grafis layout creation software.

The advanced course

The advanced course is suitable for you if you are already familiar with the basics of working with the Grafis CAD software. You will learn how to use Grafisā€™ work-facilitating functions more comprehensively and about the various different ways in which to utilize the patterns implemented earlier. You will also familiarize yourself with the various different ways in which you can specify the differences in pattern grades and you will learn how to use reference measurements. You will also learn how to address grading-related things already during the shaping phase. After the course, you will be able to implement the clothing patterns for various needs in a graded and a versatile manner. You will also be familiar with the advanced functions of the layout creation software.