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PERSONAL ENRICHMENT      

Contact: Tarsha Williams, Coordinator - 214 860-5764
Advising: Call 214 860-2262     Registration: Call 214 860-2226
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UPHL  1003 51170
BASIC UPHOLSTERY
W 10/21-03/23 6:00p-10:00p 80 BJP 2601 $275 Solomon, Y.
An introduction to upholstery careers and safety practices, including  upholstery safety.  Students will learn about fabrics and how to cover chairs, cushions, and small sofas. Course will include training onshop operations, proper selection, use and care of hand tools and sewing machines.
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FSHN 1006 51170
SEWING

S 09/12-10/31 9:00a-1:00p 32 C330 $125 Solomon, Y.
This course is for the beginner.  Emphasis will be placed on the use of the industrial sewing machine, and the specifications of constructing garments..
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FSHD 1055 51170
PATTERN DESIGN ll

S 09/12-12/05 2:00p-6:00p 48 C330 $156 Solomon, Y.
An introduction to the creative design of clothing through the flat pattern method.  General principles of pattern-making using the basic five piece dress sloper.  A study of dart manipulation, slashing and spreading the pattern and contouring sew lines.
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FSHD 1035 51170
HAT DESIGN MILLINERY

S 09/12-10/31 9:00a-1:00p 32 C370 $186 Johnson, D.
This course is a study of the basic skills and methods used to create hats.  An application of the techniques used to design and produce hats for fashion, theater, historic reproduction and education instruction purposes.  Upon registration e-mail the instructor at dalph01@yahoo.com
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FDST 2033 52170
WINE FUNDAMENTALS LEVELS l & ll

U 10/04-12/20 12:00p-7:00p 84 C100 $1700 Wetherill, S.
The International Sommelier Guild (ISG) has brought together the resources of top educational institutions, industry leaders, premier restaurateurs, wine merchants, and wine writers. The ISG has certified sommeliers for nearly 20 years and it is the only professional body that certifies sommeliers by direct instruction. Upon registration of this course you must also register at the ISG website to have access to your eBook.
DIPLOMA SOMMELIER PROGRAM
The International Sommelier Guild (ISG) has brought together the resources of top educational institutions, industry leaders, premier restaurateurs, wine merchants, and wine writers. The ISG has certified sommeliers for nearly 20 years and it is the only professional body that certifies sommeliers by direct instruction. Upon registration of this course you must also register at the ISG website to have access to your eBook.
FDST 1020  51170
SOMMELIER DIPLOMA PROGRAM
U 10/04-12/20 10:00a-7:00p 96 C100 $4250 TBA
This program is an intensive six-course held once a week for eight clock hours. The International Sommelier Guild is the only professional body that accredits Sommeliers by direct instruction. The curriculum covers everything from viticulture, vilification, tasting techniques, cellaring, investment strategy, menu design, and regional analysis of wines, spirits, and ales. Contact trwilliams@dcccd.edu for more information on the Diploma Sommelier Program. The Sommelier Diploma program is offered in October every year. Sommelier Diploma course Prerequisite is Wine Fundamentals One and Two.