We are delighted to inform you about our upcoming open days here at our main studio in Belmore. This will enable you to find out more information about the CIAM patternmaking method and the way we operate our school, including details of both the full and short courses.

The open day dates and times are:

Wednesday 28th February 10.00am – 12.00pm
Wednesday 4th April 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Sunday 8th April 10.00am – 12.00pm
Sunday 1st July 10.00am – 12.00pm
Wednesday 4th July 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Wednesday 1st August 10.00am – 12.00pm
Saturday 4th August 10.00am – 12.00pm
Saturday 20th October 10.00am – 12.00pm
Tuesday 30th October 10.00am – 12.00pm

If none of these dates are suitable, please contact us and we will arrange a time for you to come and visit the studio.

The open day includes:

  • Explanation of the CIAM Patternmaking method.
  • Demonstration of a bodice block by the teacher.
  • Participation in drawing a bodice block using our customised ruler.
  • Explanation of course arrangements and payments options for both full course and short course.

This will give you the opportunity to see the method in action and gain a better
understanding of the CIAM Patternmaking technique and how it creates the perfect
pattern for you, your friends and your clients.

To secure your place please let us know you will be coming at least three days before the date you have chosen.  You can send us an email via the contact form on this website or phone the office on (02) 9759 5904.

Finger food, tea and coffee will be available. Let us know if you are gluten free so we can have food available for you.

How to get to the studio

Address: Unit 2, 437 Burwood Road, Belmore NSW 2192, Sydney.
(Situated inside the David Kay Real Estate building)

Access: From Burwood Road, enter via the white gate next to LJ Hooker.

Nearest major suburb: Canterbury.

Transport

Train

The studio is approximately a 3 minute walk from Belmore station. At the top of the station, turn left and walk down Burwood Road toward the Belmore RSL. Unit 2 is situated at the rear of 437 Burwood Road, behind the LJ Hooker office. You can see the sign from the street.

Bus

Buses frequently travel along the main street (Burwood Road). The 415 bus travels from Chiswick, Strathfield and via Belmore on its way to Campsie.

Car

The following parking is available near the studio:

Residential streets – unrestricted parking
Council car park at the top of Acacia Lane (off Burwood Road) – restricted parking Monday to Saturday (2 hour limit) – about a 3 minute walk to the studio

If you have any problems please don’t hesitate to call us on (02) 9759 5904.