Draw and construct sets of precision master fabric patterns or layouts. May also mark and cut fabrics and apparel.
Cutter, Designer, Fabric Cutter, Marker Maker, Pattern Designer, Pattern Maker, Pattern Technician, Production Pattern Maker, Sewing Pattern Layout Technician, Technical Designer
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