Living in Qatar introduces non-Qataris to its culture and tradition from behaviour to live style. One of the majors in the Qatari culture is Abaya wearing. With the mixed identity in the country, Abaya becomes fashionable and desirable for everyone.
In this class, participants will learn the basics regarding Abaya. Students will create the pattern of three different styles of Abaya. Also, they will learn the sewing techniques by hand and machine. In addition to that, the participants will style the Abaya and making a shelah for them.
Prior sewing knowledge is not required for this class.
Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.
Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.
On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.
Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:
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