Course in Gerber Pattern Making & Grading

The Cut Fashion Design Academy

Program Description

Course in Gerber Pattern Making & Grading

The Cut Fashion Design Academy

Rather than focus solely on software commands, this class incorporates invaluable insight gained from the professor’s extensive experience as an industry insider. Lessons, exercises, and quizzes focus not only on teaching the software but also on preparing students to be successful industry professionals.

This module also covers pattern creation, drafting, digitizing, plotting, knockoffs, data conversion, technical specification sheets, and costing of markers. Some manual pattern making experience is recommended to take this course. sheets, and costing of markers.

TERM: 14 WEEKS X 18 HRS/WEEK = 252 HOURS
WEEKLY: LECTURE 5 HOURS/WEEK. LAB 13 HOURS/WEEK

The Basics

  • Understand Gerber AccuMark sequence of operations.
  • Learn Data Input – How pattern shapes are digitized and entered into the pattern making system.
  • Work with Gerber menu items to develop, modify, check and finalize pattern pieces.
  • Understand menu, sub-menus, and functions to develop pattern making in the system.
  • Understand data management, import/export and moving/deleting data.
  • Create models to industry standards and run them through the AccuMark processes.

Creating, Saving, Digitizing & Backing Up

  • Create new pieces through the Create Piece Menu.
  • Group existing pieces together and create a new Model File Editor in Pattern Design.
  • Determine piece identifications for digitized pieces.
  • Create a Grade Rule Table for digitizing purposes.
  • Practice Digitizing a Closed Piece and a Mirrored Piece.
  • Verify Digitized Data and view pieces in Pattern Design.
  • Seam allowance and notches.
  • Label a cut line for production
  • Edit grade point
  • Offset line
  • Shorten or length an internal line
  • Drill hole

Manipulating Blocks

  • Create new pieces from drafting
  • Create piece by Trace function
  • Darts manipulation
  • Get to know all measuring tools
  • Rotation pieces and line
  • Flip pieces
  • Create straight line, curve line, and flatten line segment
  • Assign rule table
  • Snap to Geometry
  • Trace asymmetrical pieces
  • Grading map
  • Grading Rule table data
  • Marker order
  • Calculate yield/ efficiency/ block facing/ bump line
  • Split/combine marker
  • Scale
  • Shrinkage
  • Remove grading
  • Resizing
  • Mini marker
  • Export zip
  • Convert data
  • Costing chart
  • Measurement chart
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The Cut Fashion Design Academy

Last updated June 13, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Jan. 22, 2019
May 14, 2019
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14 weeks
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9,500 CAD
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