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Transformational Reconstruction (TR) Draping by Shingo Sato

Original price $150.00 - Original price $150.00
Original price
$150.00 - $150.00
Current price $150.00


*Pre-RequisiteSewing & Patternmaking intermediate knowledge is required

1 Session Workshop | Total of 2.5 hours

Internationally renown Japanese master of draping and fashion design lecturer, Shingo Sato who founded his own Transformational Reconstruction (TR) and cutting art techniques will be holding his 3-day only workshop at FMS. Level up your skills and pick up his innovative techniques in developing three-dimensional designs with his 4 popular workshops!

What You’ll Learn

  • Learn the fundamentals of creative draping on a dress form using soft fabrics
  • Use shapes to create 3-dimensional designs to achieve fluidity and unique forms
  • Constructing the design organically and creating the bodice pattern

Materials required:

  • Dressform (Please bring your own)
  • Calico x 2 meters
  • Soft fabrics like Nylon, Viscose, Taffeta, Chiffon, (2 colours x 1 meter each)
  • Paper Masking Tape (2cm width)

Dressform and materials not provided. 

You may rent or purchase the Dressform:

  • Rent from us at $60/day OR
  • Purchase from the places below

  • Classes start on time, please arrive 5 minutes earlier if possible. 


    • This course is not SkillsFuture claimable
    • Please inform us as soon as possible if you are not able to attend your booked class.
    • If you would like a refund, our policy is:
      14 calendar days or more: Full workshop fee refund
      Less than 14 calendar days before / Day of the workshop / After the workshop: Full workshop fee forfeited

    Kindly refer to our class policies before signing up.


    Japanese pattern artist and fashion design lecturer Shingo Sato holds worldwide pattern making seminars with TR Cutting School, which was founded by himself. The aesthetics of Shingo Sato’s extraordinary creations combine couture and architecture. In 2017 the master of pattern-innovation came to Germany for the first time. Shingo Sato's technique, called “Transformational Reconstruction Technique”, is a combination of two-dimensional cutting technique and three-dimensional draping on the bust. (Source:

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