Gerber Technology’s sophisticated Accumark® software solutions have been helping many of the world’s fashion brands for nearly 50 years. The AccuMark® software provides a solution for design, grading, marker making and production planning. It will allow you to;
- Streamline your production process, and improve your competitive position.
- Reduce errors by using pattern-making tools to validate patterns prior to production.
- Improve collaboration opportunities by allowing you to share patterns, specifications, and instructions globally or with colleagues and partners as measurement charts can be exported to non-AccuMark® users as TXT, CSV,or XLS files.
- Save money by accurately estimating garment costs to ensure accurate work order processing.
Starting at the Gerber AccuMark® Studio
Studio 1 - Introduction
During this 6-hour Studio you will learn about the ideal Gerber program that makes it easy to realise your fashion designs and start you on the path with hassle-free development.
Overview the AccuMark® program with its user-friendly software that is fun and easy to use tools and applications.
Understand and use the basic tools frequently used for pattern styling.
AccuMark® Pattern Styling Studios
Studio 2 - Elementary Pattern Styling
Take your new Gerber knowledge and step into the design world by learning the many basics of AccuMark® Pattern Styling during this 6-hour Studio.
Hands-on start with some basic technical skills and quicksteps essential for pattern styling.
Finish with a pattern block ready for styling at your next AccuMark® Studio Workshop.
Studio 3 - Intermediate Pattern Styling
If you already have some experience in fashion design and want to get ahead, then increase your knowledge of the AccuMark® tools.
During this 6-hour Studio you will learn how to create design lines, circles, rotate and flip patterns, cut and join pieces & pivot darts.
Make facings to complete your designs ready for sampling.
AccuMark® Pattern Grading Studio
Studio 4 - Introduction to Pattern Grading
Developing a size range (pattern grading) with AccuMark® is quick and easy and in minutes you will see just how simple it is to develop grade rules and produce all the sizes you need for production during this 6-hour Studio.
• Grade Rules/Tables
• Perimeter Grading
• Flat/2D Grading
Studio 5 - Intermediate Pattern Grading
Apply your introductory pattern grading knowledge to a variety of pattern shapes - tops, pants, dresses, raglan sleeves, set-in sleeves in this 6-hour workshop.
Studio 6 - Proportional and Comparison Pattern Grading
Extend your pattern grading skills to include proportional and comparison grading as applied to plus sizes and bras, to accommodate increments in bust cup sizes in this 6-hour Studio.
AccuMark® Planning Studio
Studio 7 - Lay Planning
In just 3 hours see how easy it is to save time and money by learning the ins and outs of marker making and lay planning when you use AccuMark® Easy Marking - even check your yields!
Studio 8 - Advanced Pattern Styling
Experiment and expand your skills when you learn to be an expert with AccuMark® Advanced Pattern Styling - see all the tricks of the trade.
Throughout this 6-hour advanced Studio learn how to create volume - ruffles, shirring, folds and pleats. Re-invent shapes, make lining and interlining patterns, develop specification sheets using on-screen pattern measuring.
Finalise your Pattern Style File by adding a photo or sketch of your design.