Introduction to Fashion Design
In this 4 week online class, students will learn the fundamentals of fashion design. The skills learned in this course will allow students to create a mood board, fashion illustrations (croquis) and a mini-collection.
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Once per week
over 4 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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Students will learn the foundational skills needed to thrive in the fashion industry. We will begin with inspiration and by the end of the 4th day, students will be able to describe in detail what their fashion collection is about (inspiration and niche) and who they are designing for (target market/demographics). This class is collaborative in nature meaning students will discuss, present and share their ideas with their teacher and peers. Students will also learn how to analyze their unique...
-Students will learn how to create a mood board -Students will learn how to draw a fashion croquis -Students will develop an understanding of color theory -Students will learn how to create a complete and cohesive collection
Week 1 Homework: Complete Mood Board Week 2 Homework: Complete 3 Croquis sketches Week 3 Homework: Complete mini-collection with garments on croquis ready to present for Week 4
Required Materials: -Pencil -Paper (Printer paper or heavy cardstock is fine) -Fashion and Lifestyle Magazines (at least 3-4) -- save scraps as magazines will be used in week 1 and week 3 -Glue stick -Ruler (inches) -Eraser (as needed) -Poster Board or Shoe Box for mood board -Scissors -Colored pencils or markers Teacher Provided Materials: -All handouts - croquis example, mood board example, color palette examples, etc. -Examples of mini-collections for inspiration
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
We will be creating nude fashion figures, which are not detailed but vocabulary such as bust point and crotch point will be used. ***Cancellations and Student No Shows: If your student can't be there, please withdraw your student, or at least contact me prior to class, and I will withdraw them. If you want a make-up class for the one missed, you will need to go back to sign up for another class. I do not make transfers. I apologize for the inconvenience. Communication BEFORE class is key. If you let me know before class starts your student will not be there, they will be withdrawn, and you will not pay for the class.
Certified Home Economics Teacher and Fashion Designer
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
88 total reviews
101 completed classes
***Now that brick and mortar schools are back in session and I am teaching full-time, my schedule and class offerings/availability has changed. During the school year I will still be offering weekend classes starting as early as 8AM PST. Thanks...