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also pattern maker  (păt′ərn-mā′kər)
A person, machine, or software program that makes patterns, as for sewing, carpentry, or industrial machinery.

pat′tern·mak′ing n.
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Noun1.patternmaker - someone who makes patterns (as for sewing or carpentry or metalworking)
maker, shaper - a person who makes things
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He was a journeyman patternmaker for an auto-manufacturing company between high school and World War II.
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Before leaving school, John worked on a egg and poultry stall at the Middlesbrough market before learning his trade as a patternmaker.
Previous positions: Graduate research assistant, Department of Anthropology, University of British Columbia; patternmaker, ORRA Active; textiles teaching assistant, UC Davis.
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Born in Birmingham in 1938, his father worked as a metal patternmaker for the British Motor Corporation at Longbridge.
The patterns for Princess Elizabeth and Prince Edward are the most adult-like, and even though the patterns are for children ten years old, I believe a patternmaker could use a proportional scale to size them to fit a mature body.
She was a patternmaker for 18 years at the Hayward-Schuster Woolen Mill in Millbury.
We were lucky to have supportive friends with garment design knowledge, and we were able to gather a great team around us, including an apparel consultant, an intimates patternmaker and sample house, a fit model and a lawyer," says Sugar.
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