Instructor: Robin Burton

Robin Burton
Biography: I am a Fashion Design Professional with 30 + years in the industry including 20 + years in management. Expertise in custom designs, manufacturing and operations, consulting, education and mentorship. As a business owner, I opened my custom corset business in 2005 and am fortunate that my passion is my profession as a corsetiere. I believe my passion and approach is positive and inclusive to all levels of learning. I love what I do!

Classes by this instructor


BASIC PATTERN DRAFTING AND SEWING
Design and sew your own simple garments. Learn how to draft a pattern using your measurements, properly cut fabric, and finish your creations on a sewing machine. Bring your own sewing machine to class. Students should have some machine sewing experience.
May 11, 2024 to June 29, 2024, T*614
FASHION DESIGN
Design your own simple garment. Learn how to draft a flat pattern using your measurements and properly cut fabric. LOCATION: TAUBMAN CENTER
July 29, 2024 to August 2, 2024, T*913B
FASHION FORMAL WEAR
Design and create a formal gown or other garment under the direction of a professional designer with impeccable tailoring skills. Basic sewing skills required.
March 16, 2024 to April 27, 2024, T*913B